This scholarship offers financial assistance to outstanding full-time college or university students who are currently employed by any of the ADMAX retailers. ADMAX/GMRA Scholarship awards are between $500 and $1,500 per semester, subject to availability of funds, with the potential to earn up to $10,000 in scholarship funding for up to eight consecutive semesters (Fall and Spring only). Scholarship awards shall be used toward the following, in order of priority: tuition and fees; books and supplies; room and board; and commuting expenses up to fifty dollars a month. Recipients must apply for the scholarship annually and must remain employed by any ADMAX retailers.
Students must complete the online application and submit all required documents:
- Online Application
- ACT/SAT scores
- Academic resume
- Personal statement or essay on “why I would consider a career in the grocery industry.”
- Letter of recommendation from store manager
Applications must be submitted by June 15th. All applicants will be notified of the Committee’s decisions.
To maintain the scholarship, the recipient must maintain a minimum 2.0 overall GPA each semester. At the end of each semester, the recipient will provide the Baton Rouge Foundation with an official transcript, proof of full-time enrollment for the next semester, and employment verification from an ADMAX store manager or store owner. The subsequent scholarship check will be issued only upon receipt of these materials.
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