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International Scholarship and Tuition Services Named “Top Women-Owned Business” by Nashville Business Journal

Educational assistance program management company ranks in top 25

(Nashville, TN) September 21, 2016

International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc. (ISTS) ranked on the 2016 Nashville Business Journal “Top Women-Owned Businesses” list. This is the first year the company has made the list, which ranks Nashville-area women-owned businesses by 2015 revenue.

ISTS is the premier full-service provider of educational assistance program administration for organizations worldwide and the only company in the industry that is 100% women-owned. Since President and CEO Becky Sharpe purchased the company in 2008, ISTS’ revenue has increased 284% and the number of staff has tripled.

The “Top Women-Owned Businesses” list is a part of the Nashville Business Journal Book of Lists. The annual publication recognizes leading Nashville-area companies in their fields by ranking. The Nashville area is defined as: Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Montgomery, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson and Wilson counties.

Nashville Business Journal also named Sharpe to its Women of Influence list in 2010 and 2011.

About International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc. Founded in 1985, International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc. provides comprehensive education assistance program management. ISTS is a 100% women-owned company, focused on offering cutting-edge technology and sustainable solutions to corporations, foundations, associations, unions and other award-granting organizations worldwide. For more information about ISTS, visit