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Milk Specialties Global Scholarship Program
Application status: Closed

Milk Specialties Global has established a scholarship program to assist employees and their dependent children who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.

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 Milk Specialties Global Scholarship Program must:

  • Be full-time* Milk Specialties Global employees who have a minimum of 90 days of employment with the company as of the application deadline date.
  • Employee applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a part-time or full-time** undergraduate course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school. OR
  • Be dependent*** children of full-time Milk Specialties Global employees who have a minimum of 90 days of employment with the company as of the application deadline.
  • Dependent children applicants must be already enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.

*Full-time employee is an employee who works 30 or more hours per week.

**Full-time enrollment is defined as completing 12 or more credit hours per term.

***Dependent children are defined as natural and legally adopted children or stepchildren living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee.


If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,000 award.Up to five (5) awards will be granted. Awards are one-time only and are not renewable.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.


All applicants will be notified in April.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Milk Specialties Global. Payment is made in August.

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 educational and career 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 Milk Specialties Global 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:

  • 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 February 28, 2024 3:00 pm Central Time.

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

Milk Specialties Global has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you to the Scholarship America Student Hub!

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