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Trade Skills of Tomorrow Scholarship
Application status: Closed

C&W Services has established a scholarship program to assist current high school seniors who plan to continue their education in vocational school programs.

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 race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.

Applicants to the Trade Skills of Tomorrow Scholarship must:

  • Be a 2022 high school senior
  • Plan to enroll in an accredited vocational-technical or trade school/program for the entire upcoming academic semester/term or year*

*Certification programs must be through an accredited institution and must run on a standard academic semester calendar. Certification programs must be a minimum of one semester/term in length.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $5,000 award. Up to 4 awards will be granted.

Awards are one-time only. Past recipients may not reapply.

Awards are for trade skills only.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in June.

Payment of Scholarships

C&W Services disburses awards payable to the school. 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 educational and career goals and objectives, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an online recommendation.

Financial need will be considered. Recipients must demonstrate need.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of C&W Services 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.

All applicants may be considered for a paid apprenticeship opportunity with C&W Services (this is not a requirement). Please visit cwservices.com if you would like to learn more about C&W Services.

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.

NOTE: If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload a copy of your test score report(s) separately.

One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than May 12, 2022 3:00 pm Central Time.

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

C&W Services has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you to the Scholarship America Student Hub!