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Allen, Dena and Michele Baum Scholarship Fund
Application status: Closed

Boca Bearing Company has established the Allen, Dena and Michele Scholarship Fund to assist residents of Palm Beach County, Florida, who plan to continue their education in college pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering.

The program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance, and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team. Awards for this scholarship are granted to eligible recipients without regard to creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability, or national origin.

Applicants to the Allen, Dena and Michele Scholarship Fund must be:

  • Currently residing in Palm Beach County, Florida.
  • High school seniors or graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduates, who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university.
  • Majoring in mechanical engineering.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $5,000 award.Up to four (4) awards will be granted. Provided qualified applicants are received, at least two (2) self-identified females and two (2) self-identified males will be selected.

Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in June.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Boca Bearings Company. Payment is made in early August.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, a statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an online recommendation.

Financial need, as calculated by Scholarship America, must be demonstrated for the student to receive an award.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Boca Bearings Company play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

As part of your application, you must upload the following:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.

One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than May 17, 2021 3:00 pm CT.

Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.

Boca Bearing Company has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you to the Scholarship America Student Hub!