SOPREMA Scholarship Program

A GOOD INVESTMENT…

SOPREMA established its scholarship program as a commitment to the continued success and growth of our industry by investing in the next generation dedicated to the building envelope. The SOPREMA Scholarship assists undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in architecture, engineering, construction management or a similar field at an accredited four-year college or university.

Eligibility

Applicants to the SOPREMA Scholarship Program must be:

  • High school seniors or graduates or current postsecondary undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a degree in architecture, engineering, construction management or a similar field*.
    *Similar field must be applicable to those seeking a career related to the building envelope (i.e. roofing, wall systems, below grade waterproofing, etc.). Exceptions will be approved by SOPREMA.
  • Planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited four-year college or university for the entire 2019-2020 academic year.
  •  SOPREMA employees and their family members are ineligible.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $5,000 award. Up to four (4) awards will be granted nationwide. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements. Awards are for undergraduate and graduate study.

Selection

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • academic record
  • demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities honors
  • work experience
  • essay
  • an online recommendation

Financial need is not considered.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of SOPREMA play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Notification

Applicants will be notified mid-May. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of SOPREMA. Payments are made in one installment in early August.

Apply Now

To apply, visit https://www.scholarsapply.org/soprema. Applications must be submitted by March 27, 2020, for the 2020-2021 academic year.

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If you have questions pertaining to the program, please contact Scholarship America at soprema@scholarshipamerica.org.

SOPREMA is dedicated to the success of the building envelope industry by investing in the next generation. The program is administered by Scholarship Management Services, a division of Scholarship America. Scholarship Management Services is the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship and tuition reimbursement programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals.