SAS established the SAS Scholars Program to assist children of employees who plan to continue their education in college programs. Renewable scholarships may be offered each year for full-time study at an accredited college or university of the student’s choice.
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, gender, disability or national origin.
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Dependent* children, up to the age of 23, of active full-time or regular part-time employees of SAS or its subsidiaries who have a minimum of one year continuous employment as of the application deadline.
*Dependent children are defined as biological and legally adopted children, stepchildren, or children of domestic partners (signed affidavit required).
Awards are for undergraduate study towards a bachelor’s degree only.
Applicants will be notified in mid-May. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of SAS. Payments are made in early August and mid-December.
Financial need is not considered.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of SAS play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Your application must be submitted no later than 3:00 p.m. Central Time on April 1, 2020.
Also, as part of your application, an online recommendation must be completed on your behalf by 3:00 p.m. CT on April 6, 2020.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.