Jimmie Johnson Scholarship Established 10/13/2020
Making the presentation were Marcus Smith, CEO of Speedway Motorsports; Greg Walter, executive vice president and general manager of Charlotte Motor Speedway and Dr. Chris Lowder, superintendent of Cabarrus County Schools. (CMS/HHP photo)
Seven-time Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson was honored with a giant mural at Charlotte Motor Speedway as well as the establishment of a $48,000 scholarship fund in his name during a special presentation on October 11, 2020.
The Charlotte Motor Speedway announced it will provide a $4,800 annual scholarship in Jimmie Johnson’s name to a deserving Cabarrus County high school senior with career pursuits in fitness, nutrition or exercise science. The scholarship will assist a deserving student in pursuit of a college education each year for the next 10 years.
Read the article by Charlotte Motor Speedway here.