Sims Metal Management has established an education assistance program to assist children of employees who plan to continue their education in college 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, gender, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the Sims Metal Management Education Assistance Program must meet all of the following criteria:
All eligible applicants will receive an award.
An award of $1,500 will be granted to each applicant who meets the eligibility criteria, however, awards will not exceed the student’s annual cost of tuition, required fees, and books.
Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
The total amount awarded over multiple years to a recipient shall not exceed $6,000 except for bona fide five-year programs such as engineering, where a maximum of $7,500 may be awarded per student for the full five-year program.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Selection of Recipients
Scholarship America reviews applications for eligibility criteria. In no instance does any officer or employee of Sims Metal Management review applications. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
All applicants will be notified in July.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Sims Metal Management.
Payment is made in August and are made payable jointly to the student and the employee. Awards may be taxable income to the child of the Sims Metal Management employee.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.