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FedEx Office Scholarship Program
Deadline to apply: March 2, 2021 3:00 pm Central Time

FedEx Office is proud to provide a scholarship program to assist in making quality education more attainable. Scholarships are available to both full-time and part-time FedEx Office team members with a minimum of one year of employment, in addition to the children and legal dependents of our team members.

The FedEx Office Scholarship Program was established to assist the education of qualified children, legally dependent stepchildren, and wards of U.S. and internationally based FedEx Office team members. All scholarships are independently administered by Scholarship America. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.

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 FedEx Office Scholarship Program must be:

  • The child, legally dependent stepchild, or ward of a regular, full-time or part-time FedEx Office team member. The team member must have a minimum of one year of employment as of the application postmark deadline date. Receipt of scholarship checks is contingent upon the parent or team member remaining employed at FedEx Office. Or the applicant may be a dependent of a deceased team member, who had a minimum of one-year employment and was employed with the company at the time of death.

AND

  • A graduating high school senior, high school graduate or college undergraduate, who is enrolled or is planning to enroll for a minimum of 12 credits per quarter or semester* at an accredited two-or four-year college or university or vocational/technical school, and is accepted by that institution during the year for which the scholarship is given.

OR

  • A regular full-time or part-time FedEx Office team member with a minimum of one year of employment who is enrolled or is planning to enroll for a minimum of 9 credits per quarter or semester* at an accredited two- or four-year college or university, or vocational/technical school, and is accepted by that institution during the year for which the scholarship is given. The course of study does not have to be directly related to the team member’s position at FedEx.

*Nine credits and above is considered Full-time enrollment

Team members or dependents of team members who are Managing Directors or above are not eligible.

Awards

Established in 1989, these scholarships offer awards from $1,000 to $5,000 depending upon financial need and may be used for undergraduate study in any discipline at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university, or vocational/technical school. Scholarships may only be awarded to students pursuing their first undergraduate degree.

Awards are renewable for up to three years contingent upon maintaining a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above, or until an initial undergraduate degree is awarded, whichever occurs first.

All awards are for first-time 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, financial need, 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 FedEx Office 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 April.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of FedEx Office. Payments are 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 5, 2021 3:00 pm Central Time.

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

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