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TOMRA Scholarship Program
Deadline to apply: April 6, 2020 3:00 pm CT

TOMRA has established a scholarship program to assist children of TOMRA North America 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.

Eligibility
Applicants to the TOMRA Scholarship Program must be:

  • Dependent* children, age 24 and under, of full-time TOMRA North America employees who have a minimum of one (1) year of employment with the company as of the application deadline.
    *Dependent children who qualify for benefits provided by the company.
  • High school seniors, graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduates.
  • Are enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire 2020-2021 academic year.

**Children of employees on the Management Team are ineligible to participate in the Program.

Award
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $1,500 award.  Up to four (4) awards will be granted.

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

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Selection of Recipients
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic performance, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of 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 TOMRA play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Notification
Applicants will be notified in May. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of TOMRA. Payments are made in one installment on August 3.

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

  • 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 must be submitted on your behalf.

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

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