Nestlé USA is proud to sponsor a scholarship program to assist children of employees working at the L.J. Minor Factory in Cleveland, OH to pursue 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, age, gender, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the Dr. Lewis J. Minor Memorial Scholarship Program must:
Nestlé scholarship recipients may accept additional scholarships from other sources.
Applicants’ parents, whether one or both are employed with Nestlé, must receive an individual, annual base compensation from Nestlé USA or its affiliate companies of no more than $80,000.
If selected as a recipient, each student will receive a $2,500 award. Up to two (2) awards may be granted each year.
Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Finalists are selected on the basis of:
Financial need is not considered.
Scholarship America will identify up to five finalists and forward their essays to Nestlé USA for review and selection of recipients. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
All applicants will be notified in April.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Nestlé USA. Payments are made in August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
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 February 17, 2023 3:00 pm Central Time.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.