Who Can Apply: At this time our scholarship is open only to students enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate level degree program at a college or university located within the United States. You are eligible to win the Grimes Supply Chain Scholarship if you meet the following criteria:
- You are a United States citizen or a permanent legal resident of the U.S.
- You have a current grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher
- You are NOT an employee of or related to an employee of the Grimes Companies
- You are a full-time student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate-level degree program at an accredited college or university
- You are majoring in a supply chain management related degree program, including but not limited to:
- Supply Chain Management
- Industrial Engineering
Submission: To apply for the scholarship, write an in-depth essay on the following topic:
Logistics and supply chain management affect almost every aspect of our everyday life and greatly influence the way we live and do business in the world today. Some of the most tremendous feats in history–for example, Hannibal crossing the Alps–could have only been accomplished with a keen understanding of what we today call logistics. What excites you about logistics? How do you hope to revolutionize the logistics and supply chain industry?
Deadline: June 15, 2016
Learn More: Grimes Logistics & Supply Chain Scholarship