The Underwood Family has established a scholarship program to assist children of Young’s Market Company LLC 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 scholarship, tuition assistance, 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. Awards for this scholarship are granted to eligible recipients without regard to creed, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the Adrienne and Vernon O. Underwood, Sr. Scholarship Program award must be:
Children of Young’s Market Company, LLC and affiliate companies’ executive officers and Underwood and Smith family members are ineligible for this program.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need is not considered.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of the Underwood and Smith families or any officer or employee of Young’s Market Company, LLC or its affiliates play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Applicants will be notified in July. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Underwood family. Payment is made in one installment in August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following documents:
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than June 4, 2021 3:00 pm.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.