NORWICH, NY (AUGUST 15, 2023) — NBT Bank recently announced the recipients of this year’s NBT Student Associate Scholarships. Student Associates Tristan Terry, Parker Walsh and John Spence, all of Norwich, have each earned a $1,500 scholarship.

Scholarships are awarded annually to students who have demonstrated excellence for more than one year in the Student Associate Program at NBT.

Terry is currently attending Siena College where he majors in Business. Walsh attends the University of Tampa where she majors in Marketing and Entrepreneurship. Finally, Spence attends Binghamton University where he majors in Economics.

“Our Student Associate Program is structured to give the best real-life experiences to the college students working with us,” said NBT President and CEO John H. Watt, Jr. “Our goal is to aid them in achieving a promising future. We hope that, as they return to their educational pursuits, they will leave here with enthusiasm and understanding that NBT is a very credible place with great people and great opportunities for building a career.”

NBT’s Student Associate Program gives college students a paid internship experience in one of the bank’s numerous departments, including operations, retail and commercial banking, information security, marketing, accounting and finance and more. This summer, 52 student associates were hired and worked at NBT locations throughout the bank’s footprint.

Student Associates awarded Scholarships

(L - R) Director of Talent Strategy and Organizational Development William Butcher, President and CEO John H. Watt, Jr., Student Associates Parker Walsh, Tristan Terry and John Spence, and Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist Jennifer Smallin

About NBT Bank

NBT Bank offers personal banking, business banking and wealth management services from locations in seven states, including New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine and Connecticut. The bank and its parent company, NBT Bancorp Inc., are headquartered in Norwich, NY. NBT Bancorp had assets of $13.44 billion as of March 31, 2024 and is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol NBTB. More information about NBT is available online at www.nbtbank.com. Member FDIC.

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