* The New River Chapter has a committee organized for the purpose of managing the Sears Scholarship Program, as well as serving as a selection committee when the process of requesting applications and determining award recipient(s) will get underway.
* The Committee Chair is Cathy Ehrhardt, Member Spouse
* Other Award Committee members include Barbara Sears, surviving spouse of the scholarship program honoree and Sharon Need, Member Spouse
Adjunct members to the committee:
Doug Ehrhardt, CAPT-Ret., USN, Chapter Past President