Ferrara Candy Company has established a scholarship program to assist children of domestic 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, gender, disability or national origin.
Applicants of the Ferrara USA Scholarship Program award must be:
Children of Vice Presidents and above are ineligible to apply.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Applicants will also be required to submit a short essay response to the following prompt: “At Ferrara Candy Company, we’ve been sharing delight in every bite since 1908. How do you share delight in your life?”
Financial need is not considered.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Ferrara Candy Company play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Applicants will be notified in June. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Ferrara Candy Company. Payment is made in one installment in mid August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following documents:
Also as part of your application, one online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.