Through Huhtamaki Education Assistance, employees’ dependents may receive financial assistance to help support their dreams of higher education.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarships 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 are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the Huhtamaki Education Assistance Program must be:
*Dependent children are defined as natural and legally adopted children or stepchildren living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee.
**Dependents of employees who passed away while working at Huhtamaki within the past five years and meet the eligibility requirements will be eligible.
***Eligible work locations are:
|Albertville, AL||Andalusia, AL||Goodyear, AZ||Los Angeles, CA|
|Marion, IN||De Soto, KS||Hopkinsville, KY||Lewiston, ME|
|Coleman, MI||Batavia, OH||Franklin, OH||New Vienna, OH|
Selection of Recipients
If you meet the eligibility requirements, you’re eligible to receive an education assistance award.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Huhtamaki, Inc. play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Applicants will be notified in May. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Applicants selected as recipients will receive additional instructions to claim their award. If an applicant receives the education assistance award, they will not be eligible for the scholarship award. Students may reapply to the programs each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Huhtamaki, Inc.. Payments are made in two installments in early August and late December.
Students receiving a Huhtamaki Education Assistance award will be required to submit proof of enrollment before payments are issued.
As part of your application, you must upload the following document:
Your application is not considered complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.