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The application program will be available again early summer 2021. Please return then to view the updated Eligibility and Awards for the 2021-2022 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!


GCP Applied Technologies Scholarship Program
Application status: Closed

GCP Applied Technologies has established a scholarship program to assist children of employees who plan to continue their education in college.

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.

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Applicants to the GCP Applied Technologies Scholarship Program must be:

  • Dependent* children, of full-time United States or Canadian employees of GCP Applied Technologies. Parent must be employed as of the application deadline date.
  • High school seniors or undergraduates who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university for the entire upcoming 2021-2022 academic year.

*Dependent children are defined as biological, step- or legally adopted children living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee.

Children of GCP Applied Technologies Officers are ineligible to apply.

Applicants who have received a WR Grace (Grace Foundation Scholarship) award are not eligible for this program.


Up to five (5) awards of $3,000 each will be granted.

Awards may be renewed for up to three additional years or until a bachelor’s degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Renewal is contingent upon satisfactory academic performance in a full-time course of study, continued full-time employment of the student’s parent at GCP Applied Technologies, and continuation of the program by GCP Applied Technologies.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.


Applicants will be notified of award decisions in May.

Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.

Payment of Scholarships

Payment is made in one installment in early August.

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of GCP Applied Technologies.

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • Academic performance record
  • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • Honors
  • Work experience
  • Statement of career and educational goals and objectives
  • Unusual personal or family circumstances
  • Online recommendation

Financial need will not be considered.

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

GCP Applied Technologies reserves the right to review the conditions and procedures of this scholarship program and to make changes at any time including termination of the program.


As part of your application, you must upload the following:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display the student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course, as well as the 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.

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

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