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Standex Scholarship Program
Deadline to apply: March 14, 2024 3:00 pm CT

The Standex International Corporation 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 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.

Applicants to the Standex Scholarship Program must:

  • Be dependent* unmarried children, under age 26 of full‑time or part-time (at least 20 hours per week on average) Standex International Corporation employees.
    * Dependents are defined as biological, step- or legally adopted children living in the employees’ household or primarily supported by the employee.   
  • Be high school seniors/students in their final year of upper or higher secondary school, high school graduates, or current college undergraduates. Students who participated in college courses in high school are eligible.
  • Plan to enroll in fulltime undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school (or equivalent) for the entire upcoming academic year.

Children of Direct reports to the CEO are ineligible.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award ranging from $1,000 to $3,000. Up to 15 awards will be granted.

Award amount is determined by the country the applicant resides. If the applicant attends a school outside of the country they reside, the award amount will be determined on a case-by-case basis. Sponsor may choose to award more than 15 recipients if funds are available.

$1,000 – China, India, Turkey
$1,250 – Mexico
$1,500 – Brazil, Czech Republic, Portugal, Romania, South Africa, South Korea
$3,000 – Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom, United States

Provided there are qualified applicants, recipients will be selected in proportion to the number of applicants in the U.S. and outside of the U.S.

Awards are one-time only.  Past recipients may not reapply.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • Academic record
  • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • A statement of educational and career goals and objectives
  • Unusual personal or family circumstances

Financial need is not considered.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Standex International Corporation 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.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in May.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of the Standex International Corporation. Payment is made in July.

The award payments will be issued in U.S. dollars (USD).

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

    1. A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken. NOTE: If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload a copy of your test score report(s) separately. If you are uploading a college transcript, those scores are not required.
    2. Upper secondary school diploma or certificate, if earned (International applicants only).
    3. Results of examinations (International applicants only).
    4. English translations for any non-English documents.

Standex International Corporation has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you to the Scholarship America Student Hub!

Please make sure to add studentsupport@scholarshipamerica.org as well as the program email address provided below in the footer as safe senders in your email contact list.