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A & R Logistics Scholarship Program
Deadline to apply: May 30, 2019 3:00 pm Central Time

A & R Logistics has established a scholarship program to assist employees’ dependent children who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.

This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship America®.  Scholarship America is the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship and tuition reimbursement programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability or national origin.

Applicants of the A & R Logistics Scholarship Program award must be:

  • Be dependent* children, age 22 and under, of full-time United States A & R Logistics employees who have a minimum of one year of employment with the company as of the application deadline date.

*Dependent children are children who qualify as federal tax exemptions to the employee.

  • Be high school seniors, high school graduates or current postsecondary undergraduates.
  • Planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.

Children of executives (Vice President and above) are ineligible.

Award information:

  • If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,000 award.
  • Up to five (5) awards will be granted.
  • Awards are not renewable, however students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
  • Awards are for undergraduate study only.

 

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • Academic record
  • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • Work experience
  • Statement of goals and aspirations
  • Unusual personal or family circumstances
  • An online recommendation

Financial need is not considered.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of A & R Logistics play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Notification

Applicants will be notified mid-July. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of A & R Logistics. Payment is made in one installment in early August.

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

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

Also as part of your application, one online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than 3:00 p.m. Central Time on June 4, 2019.

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

A & R Logistics has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you to the Scholarship America Student Hub!