Empirical Scholarship

Application Available: November 1
Application Deadline: February 1
Final Determinations: April 15

BACKGROUND: This scholarship fund was established in 2015 by Beef Products, Inc. now known as empirical, inc.

PURPOSE: The purpose of the scholarship program is to assist graduating high school seniors in their pursuit of a post-secondary education.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: Applicants must be the dependent of a currently active full-time person employed by empirical, Inc. or subsidiary for a minimum of one year prior to the date of the scholarship application. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors; have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5, and must have participated in part time or full time work, volunteer work outside of school, or a combination of work and volunteer (minimum of 10 hours per week) during his/her high school experience.

SELECTION CRITERIA: Selection of recipients is based on such factors as scholastic performance while in high school, extracurricular activities including school related organizations, groups, clubs, teams, sports etc.,  and/or community service activities and work experience.

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD: $2,000, not renewable.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Application must be received by the February 1 deadline and must include the following:
• Completed online application
• Official high school transcript

This scholarship is a part of the SCF common application.  Click here to apply.