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The program is currently closed. Please return to the site in December 2019 to view the updated Eligibility and Awards! If you are an applicant who would like to discover more scholarship opportunities you might qualify for, please continue to the Scholarship America Hub and sign up!

 

Voith Scholarship Program
Application status: Closed

Voith, Inc. has established a scholarship 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 must meet all of the following criteria

 

  • Be dependent* children, age 23 and under, of U.S. Voith, Inc. employees who have a minimum of two years of employment with the company as of the application deadline date. Children of permanently disabled or deceased employees are also eligible for a period of two years after the employee’s disability or death.
    *Dependent children are defined as unmarried, natural and legally adopted children or stepchildren living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee.
  • Be high school seniors or graduates or current postsecondary undergraduate
  • Plan to enroll in full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.
  • Maintained at least a 2.5 cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale (C+); or at least 82% (C+) cumulative average.

Note: Officers; children are not eligible. Students attending United States services academies are not eligible.

Award Amounts

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award of $2,000. Allocation of awards will be granted by division. If qualified applications are not received for a particular division, the sponsor will determine if awards can be granted to students in another division.

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 information, leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal.

Financial need is not considered.

Notification

Applicants will be notified in late March.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Voith, Inc. Payments are made in one installment on August 1.

As part of your application, you must upload the following document(s):A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, grade and credit hours, and term in which the course was taken.

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

Voith, Inc. has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you the Scholarship America Student Hub!