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Veritiv Scholarship Fund
Deadline to apply: April 10, 2024 3:00 pm CT

Veritiv Operating Company 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.

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Applicants to the Veritiv Scholarship Fund must:

  • Dependent* children of part-time or full-time Veritiv Operating Company employees in the U.S. or Mexico who have a minimum of one (1) year of employment with the company as of the application deadline.
    *Dependent children are defined as natural children, step- or legally adopted children, children for whom you are legal guardian or children of your domestic partner.
  • High school seniors in their final year of upper secondary school (preparatoria) or graduates, current postsecondary undergraduates, or graduate level students who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, vocational-technical school, or graduate school for the entire upcoming academic year.

Children of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) are not eligible.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $5,000 award. Up to 25 awards will be granted. Awards are not renewable, and past recipients are not eligible to apply again.

Recipients will be selected in direct proportion to the number of qualified applicants from the U.S. and Mexico.

Awards are for undergraduate and graduate study.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in late May.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Veritiv Operating Company. Payment is made in late June.

Awards will be disbursed to recipients in Mexico by wire transfer in early September.

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 Veritiv Operating Company 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.


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

  • 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.

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

Veritiv Operating Company 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.