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Patriot Environmental Scholarship Program
Deadline to apply: February 18, 2020 3:00 pm CT

Patriot Environmental Services has established a scholarship program to assist children of full-time Patriot Environmental Services employees who plan to continue their education in college, graduate study or vocational school programs.

This 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.

Spanish Guidelines

Applicants to the Patriot Environmental Scholarship Program must be:

  • Dependent* children, age 26 and under, of full-time Patriot Environmental Services employees who have a minimum of one year of employment with the company as of the application deadline.
    *Dependent children are defined as biological, step- or legally adopted children living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee.
  • High school seniors or graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduates or graduate level students, who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, vocational-technical, or graduate school for the entire upcoming academic year.

Children of VP-level employees and above are ineligible.

Award Amounts

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,500 award. Up to 10 awards will be granted.

Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Awards are for technical/vocational, undergraduate and graduate study only.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, statement of career and educational goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal.

Financial need is not considered.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Patriot Environmental Services play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Notification

Applicants will be notified in mid-April. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Patriot Environmental Services. Payments are made in one installment in early August.

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

  1. Current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. 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.

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

Patriot Environmental Services has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you the Scholarship America Student Hub!