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Forestry Suppliers Education Assistance Program
Application status: Closed

Forestry Suppliers, Inc. has established an education assistance program to assist children of employees who plan to continue their education in college.

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 creed, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin.

Applicants to Forestry Suppliers Education Assistance Program must:

  • Be children* of full-time Forestry Suppliers, Inc. employees who have a minimum of five (5) consecutive years of employment with the company as of the application deadline.
    *Children are defined as the following individuals under the age of 26 who live with the Employee or who are being primarily supported by the Employee: biological children, step-children, children for whom the Employee has been appointed legal guardian by a court of competent jurisdiction, and adopted children or children who have been placed by a court of competent jurisdiction in the custody of the Employee for the purposes of adoption.
  • Be 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 or university for the entire upcoming academic year.
    **Undergraduate students must have less than 100 undergraduate credits earned to be eligible.
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).

Awards

All applicants who meet the eligibility requirements will receive an award. Education assistance awards of up to $3,000 will be granted. Awards are not renewable; however, students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements. No student may receive an award for more than four (4) years.

The maximum lifetime number of awards allowed per employee household will be limited to twelve (12).

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in late July.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Forestry Suppliers, Inc. Awards are made payable to the college or university on behalf of the recipient. Payment is made in August. Awards are taxable to the parent employee of Forestry Suppliers, Inc.

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: Current undergraduate college students should upload only their college transcript(s) rather than their high school transcript.

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

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