W. R. Grace Foundation, Inc. has established a scholarship program to assist children of employees who plan to continue their education at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States or Canada.
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, age, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the W. R. Grace Foundation, Inc. Scholarship Program must:
Children of elected Grace Corporate Officers are ineligible.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,000 award. Up to eight (8) awards will be granted. The amount of the award will be limited to tuition and required fees. Awards are renewable up to three years on the basis of satisfactory academic performance.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
All applicants will be notified in June.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of W. R. Grace Foundation, Inc. Payment is made in one installment in early August.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, and an online recommendation by a person not affiliated with Grace, W. R. Grace Foundation, Inc. or Scholarship America.
Financial need is not considered. Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of W. R. Grace Foundation, Inc. play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
NOTE: If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload a copy of your test score report(s) separately. If you are uploading a college transcript, those scores are not required.
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than May 4, 2023 3:00 pm Central Time.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.