Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. 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, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to The Simpson PSB Scholarship Program must be:
Dependent children of Senior Leadership Team employees are not eligible to participate in this program.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,500 award. Awards are renewable up to three years for undergraduates and two years for graduate students on the basis of satisfactory academic performance and continued parental employment. Undergraduate recipients must reapply for a graduate level scholarship. Renewal is contingent upon satisfactory academic performance in a full-time course of study and continuation of the program by Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc.
Awards are for undergraduate or graduate study.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, a statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and 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 Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. play a part in the selection. 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.
All applicants will be notified in June.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. Payment is made in August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than April 16, 2021 3:00 pm CT.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.