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The application program will be live on or after December 15, 2022. Please return then to view the updated Eligibility and Awards for the 2022-23 academic year!

IPLOCA Scholarship Program
Live application window: December 15, 2022 through February 24, 2023 3:00 pm CT

The International Pipe Line & Offshore Contractors Association (IPLOCA) has established a scholarship program to assist children and grandchildren of employees of regular or associate members of IPLOCA who plan to continue their education in college, university, or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an bona fide institution of the student’s choice.

The 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.

Applicants to the IPLOCA Scholarship Program must be:

  • Be eligible* children or grandchildren, age 26 and under, of full-time or part-time (where required by country specific regulations) employees of Regular or Associate members of IPLOCA as of the application deadline.
    *Eligible children are defined as biological, step- or adopted children living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee.
  • Be students in their final year of upper or higher secondary school or be current technical or university level students.
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at a bona fide college, university, vocational-technical or trade school for the entire upcoming academic year.

Award Amounts
Up to 10 awards of $4,500 will be granted. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Only one child/grandchild of the IPLOCA member can receive the award each year.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Selection of Recipients
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • Academic record
  • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • Work experience
  • A statement of career and educational goals and objectives
  • An online recommendation.

Financial need is not considered.

Scholarship America will select finalists and send to IPLOCA to select the award recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Notification
Applicants will be notified in April. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of IPLOCA. Payments will be mailed or wired to the student recipients in 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.

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 March 1, 2023 3:00 pm Central Time.

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

Secondary school credential/diploma/certificate, if earned, and results of examinations, if available, should also be submitted.

In addition, English translations must be provided for all non-English documents.

International Pipe Line & Offshore Contractors Association(IPLOCA) has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you the Scholarship America Student Hub!