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Lanxess Canada Scholarship Program
Deadline to apply: May 7, 2020 3:00 pm CT

Lanxess Canada Co/CIE has established a scholarship program to assist children of their Canada employees. The renewable scholarships are for post-secondary college or vocational education and are offered each year for full-time study at any accredited post-secondary institution of the student’s choice.

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. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.

Applicants to the Lanxess Canada Scholarship Program must be:

  • Children of Lanxess Canada Co/CIE employees with a minimum of one (1) year of employment with Lanxess Canada Co/CIE or its subsidiaries as of the application deadline date.
  • Students completing their last year of secondary school who plan to enroll in full-time university study or current university students studying at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.

Award Information:

  • One scholarship in the amount of US $2,500 will be granted.
  • The award is renewable for up to three additional years or until a bachelor’s degree or the equivalent is earned, whichever occurs
    first.
  • Renewal is contingent upon satisfactory academic performance in a full-time undergraduate program and continuation of the program by Lanxess Canada Co/CIE.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Notification

Applicants will be notified by late May. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Lanxess Canada Co/CIE in U.S. currency for the total amount of the scholarship award on August 1.

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • Academic record
  • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • Honors
  • Work experience
  • Statement of career and educational goals and objectives
  • Unusual personal or family circumstances
  • An online recommendation

Financial need is not considered.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Lanxess Canada Co/CIE play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

As part of your application, you must upload the following document:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades/marks. Unofficial or online transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.

Also as part of your application, one online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf by 3:00 p.m. Central Time on May 12, 2020.

Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically through the Scholarship America Student Hub.

Lanxess Canada Co/CIE has partnered with Scholarship America. Select the button below to be directed to the Scholarship America Student Hub!