Empirical, Inc. 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 at an accredited two-year or four-year college/university.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: Applicants must be graduating seniors from a 30 mile radius of Sioux City, IA to include Nebraska and South Dakota; have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0, minimum ACT score of 22 or SAT 1100, 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.