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The application program will be available again April 2020. Please return then to view the updated Eligibility and Awards for the 2022 academic year! If you are an applicant who would like to discover more scholarship opportunities you might qualify for, please continue to the Scholarship America Hub and sign up!

 

Garmin Next-Gen Scholarship
Application status: Closed

Garmin International, Inc. has established a scholarship program to assist dependents of U.S. based associates 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 to the Garmin Next-Gen Scholarship must:

  • Be a dependent child of a current U.S.-based associate of Garmin and its U.S. Subsidiaries, with 3 or more years employment as of the application deadline date.
  • Be high school seniors or graduates or current postsecondary undergraduate students.
  • Plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university for the entire academic year.
  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $5,000 award. Awards are not renewable. Past recipients may reapply.

Awards are for undergraduate study only and can be used for any education-related expense.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience and a statement of goals and aspirations.

Applicants must submit an essay response to the following question: “The foundation of Garmin’s culture consists of honesty, integrity, and respect for others. What are some values that you┬álive by, and why are they important to you?”

Financial need is not considered.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Garmin International, Inc. play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Notification

Applicants will be notified in mid-June.

Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Garmin International, Inc. Payment is made in early 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.

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

Garmin International, Inc. has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you the Scholarship America Student Hub!