BILL NELSON SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT

(Administered by OPPAA)

APPLY HERE

Two (2) $2,500 and Two (2) $1,500 scholarships to be awarded! Grade Point Average is NOT the MAIN consideration – extracurricular activities, contributions to college and community, how you plan to contribute to your chosen profession, etc. are important as well! Previous awardees are ineligible to enter.

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Full-time employees of OPPAA (Outdoor Power Parts & Accessories Association) member companies.
  • Employees’ children, stepchildren, adopted children and/or grandchildren.
  • 2022 high school graduates, college undergraduates, or graduate student.
  • Part-time employees of OPPAA member companies (excluding their children).
  • Previous Bill Nelson Scholarship Endowment applicants (previous winners are ineligible to participate again).

 

ALL APPLICANTS MUST:

  • Submit a digital (preferred) or hard copy of their application.
  • Provide an essay describing aspirations in 250 words or less.
  • Provide two letters of reference.
  • Submit a copy of ACT/SAT scores and school transcripts.
  • Provide a recent photograph.

 

SEND APPLICATION MATERIALS VIA EMAIL OR MAIL TO:

 

DEADLINE FOR 2022 APPLICATIONS:

  • All required information must be received at the above address no later than
    May 13, 2022. Scholarship recipients will be announced no later than June 30, 2022.