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Donaldson Company, Inc. Scholarship Program
Application status: Closed

Donaldson Company, Inc. has established a scholarship program to assist children of employees who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.

This 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. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.

Applicants to the Donaldson Company, Inc. Scholarship Program must be:

  • Dependent* children of U.S. Donaldson Company, Inc. employees who have a minimum of one year continuous active employment with the company as of the application deadline. Dependent children of retired U.S. employees with 25 or more years of continuous active service with Donaldson Company, Inc. prior to the time of application are also eligible.
    *Dependent children are defined as natural and legally adopted children or stepchildren living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee.
  • High school seniors or graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduates, who plan 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.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award ranging from $2,000 to $3,000. Awards may be renewed for up to three additional years. Renewal is contingent upon satisfactory academic performance in a full-time course of study.

Financial need will be considered in determining the size of the award; however, qualified students demonstrating no financial need are eligible for an honorary award at the minimum level.

Awards are for tuition and fees only.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

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.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Donaldson Company, Inc. play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in May.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Donaldson Company, Inc. Payment is made in August.

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 March 18, 2021 3:00 pm Central Time.

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

Donaldson has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you the Scholarship America Student Hub!