The John Jamison Iron Mountain Education Fund was established and funded by Iron Mountain shareholders, directors, and key managers to encourage and recognize academic excellence,
and to assist employees in meeting the costs of their children’s pursuit of academic advancement or vocational education.
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 John Jamison Iron Mountain Education Fund must meet the following requirements:
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Iron Mountain play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Selection of Recipients
Scholarship awards of $2,000 (USD) will be awarded to selected applicants. The academic disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics are encouraged and scholarship awards of $4,000 (USD) will be awarded to recipients who declare a major in the following areas of study:
The number of scholarships will vary based on the funds available per year.
Awards are nonrenewable.
Receiving a nonrenewable award does not disqualify the recipient from applying in future years provided the applicant continues to meet eligibility requirements.
Applicants will be notified in September. 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, issued in U.S. currency, on behalf of Iron Mountain. Payments are made in one installment in late September or upon verification of enrollment. Scholarship America mails scholarship checks (payable to the educational institution) to student recipients. Wire transfers are available for students outside the United States.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.