The Scholarship Fund of the Independent Office Products and Furniture Dealers Association (IOPFDA) announced Ray Nierman as an award recipient of the 2020 scholarship program. Ray is pursuing an undergraduate degree in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Ray is the son of Janel and Michael Nierman, the Corporate Service Manager at Eakes Office Solutions.
Ray was involved in the Big Red Singers show choir and many intramural sports at the university including the Nebraska Volleyball Club Team. He is also the recruitment chair for Beta Sigma Psi, a fraternity for Lutheran men.
Employees and immediate family members of all National Office Products Alliance (NOPA) and Office Furniture Dealers Alliance (OFDA) member companies are eligible to apply for annual scholarships. The fund is supported entirely through individual and member contributions.