2017 Cardinal Services Scholarship

Deadline: February 01 2017 at 11:59 PM EST (Midnight) - CLOSED

This program is inactive or past the deadline.


To encourage educational achievement and to make possible further study, beyond high school, for dependents of Cardinal Services, Inc. employees. Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

Please Note: Scholarship awards will be considered and announced annually. While this scholarship is not automatically renewable, past recipients may reapply for consideration of this scholarship award up to three times after their initial award. There will be two awards annually, one for $3,000 and one for $2,000.


The criteria used for selection of scholarship recipients include consideration of the following:

a. Applicant must be a dependent (someone claimed on an individual's or couple's tax return) of a Cardinal Services, Inc. full-time employee. The employee must have been employed full-time at Cardinal Services for at least one year prior to the date of his/her dependent's application for this scholarship.

b. Applicant must be a high school graduate or possess a GED or be eligible for graduation in the year in which the scholarship is awarded.

c. Applicant must attend an accredited two or four year post-secondary institution {which must be an organization described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code; in other words, a nonprofit institution} as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student, taking a minimum of 12 credit hours;

d. Average to above-average academic achievement at the high school or college level, as demonstrated by the applicant's most recent GPA and/or college entrance test scores;

e. Demonstration of involvement in extracurricular and/or community activities (i.e. athletic, musical, artistic, academic, etc.) and/or volunteer experiences and/or paid employment.

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