Niagara Bottling, LLC has established The Andrew D. Peykoff, Sr. Scholarship Program to assist employees’ 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. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability or national origin.
Applicants to the Andrew D Peykoff, Sr. Scholarship Program must:
*Dependent children are defined as biological, step- or legally adopted children living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee.
*Children of Vice Presidents and Executive Vice Presidents are ineligible to apply.
$5,000 annual award or $20,000 maximum award for those who demonstrate financial need, as calculated by Scholarship America.
$2,500 annual award or $10,000 maximum award for those who do not demonstrate financial need, but are still deserving of an award.
Awards are renewable up to three years or until a bachelor’s degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Renewal is contingent on continued enrollment in full-time undergraduate study, satisfactory academic performance and continuation of the program by Niagara Bottling, LLC.
If the recipient’s schooling extends beyond four years, the student may apply to the program again as a new applicant provided they meet eligibility requirements.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Applicants will be notified in April. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Niagara Bottling, LLC. Payment is made in one installment in early August.
Selection of Recipients
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need, as calculated by Scholarship America, will be considered. Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Niagara Bottling, LLC 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.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than March 6, 2023 3:00 pm Central Time.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.