LA-CO Industries, Inc. has established a scholarship program and an education assistance program to assist employees’ children who plan to continue their education in college or university programs. Scholarships and Education Assistance are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.
These programs are 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, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the Dr. Lester Aronberg and Tony B. Scholarship or LA-CO Leaders for the Future: Education Assistance Program must be:
Applicants to the single application will be considered for both programs.
Dr. Lester Aronberg and Tony B. Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, a statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an online recommendation.
LA-CO Leaders for the Future: Education Assistance awards of up to $1,500 (depending on the number of applicants) will be granted to all applicants who meet the eligibility requirements for one academic year, excluding recipients of the Dr. Lester Aronberg and Tony B. Scholarship Awards. Individual award amounts shall not exceed the cost of tuition and fees. Financial need will not be considered.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of LA-CO Industries, 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.
All applicants will be notified in July.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of LA-CO Industries, Inc. Payment is made in August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than May 27, 2021 3:00 pm.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.