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Ken McMullen Memorial Scholarship
Application status: Closed

National Advisory Group has established a scholarship program to assist children of employees 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 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, age, disability, or national origin.

Applicants to the Ken McMullen Memorial Scholarship must:

  • Be employees or children of Convenience Stores/Petroleum Marketers’ employees in the retail channel whose company is a member of National Advisory Group (NAG)
  • Plan to enroll in a full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school.
  • Applicants who are current students or who have attended school within the past three years
    must have maintained a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $1,000 award. Up to five (5) awards will be granted. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Awards are for undergraduate and graduate study only.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in June.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of National Advisory Group. 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, and an online recommendation.

Financial need is not considered. 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.


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 May 3, 2022 3:00 pm Central Time.

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

National Advisory Group has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you to the Scholarship America Student Hub!