Cenveo Scholarship Fund
The Cenveo Scholarship Fund has established a scholarship program to assist Cenveo employees' children who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student's choice. The program is 100% funded by contributions from Cenveo’s Senior Management Team.
This scholarship 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. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability or national origin.
Applicants to the Cenveo Scholarship Program must be -
- Dependent* children, age 24 and under, of regular full-time employees of Cenveo and affiliated companies who have a minimum of one year of employment with the company as of the application deadline.
* Dependent children are defined as natural and legally adopted children or stepchildren living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee.
Students from the United States
Applicants must be high school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll or students are already enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an approved or accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school or other school that may grant a college degree, vocational-technical certification, or facilitate career development for the entire upcoming academic year.
Students from India and Canada
Applicants must be students in the final year of secondary school or secondary school graduates who plan to enroll or students who are already enrolled in full-time university level studies.
Awards may range from $1,000 up to $10,000. Awards will be granted in proportion to the applications received by country location, provided there are qualified applicants. Maximum award amount may vary based on number of awards granted and contributions received each program year.
Financial need will be considered in determining the amount of each award. Potential recipients who demonstrate no need will be eligible to receive an honorarium at the minimum amount.
The award checks will be issued in United States currency.
Awards are not renewable; however, students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Download the 2013 Cenveo Scholarship Form
Download the 2013 Scholarship Form Instructions
Interested students must complete the application in English and mail it along with a current, complete transcript of grades and any other required documents to Scholarship Management Services postmarked no later than April 30. Grade reports are not acceptable. Online transcripts must display student name, school name, grade and credit hours earned for each course, and term in which each course was taken. Applicants will receive acknowledgment of receipt of their application. If an acknowledgment card is not received within four weeks, applicants may call Scholarship Management Services to verify that the application has been received.
Due to differences in educational systems, applicants from India and Canada must provide the following materials:
Applicants are responsible for gathering and submitting all necessary information. Instructions for U.S. (and Canadian) students to assist in completing the Financial Data section of the application are found below. Applications are evaluated on the information supplied; therefore, answer all questions as completely as possible. Incomplete applications will not be evaluated. All information received is considered confidential and is reviewed only by Scholarship Management Services.
- English translations for all non-English documents
- Clear photocopies of the following educational documents must be sent with the application:
- Students currently or previously enrolled in an institution of higher education (university) must include the following documents:
- Academic record (transcript of grades) for all higher education course work completed, and
- Secondary school credential/diploma/certificate.
- Current secondary school students and students who have completed less than one year of higher education (university) must include the following documents:
- Academic record (transcript of grades) for all secondary education course work completed during the past three years, and
- Results of academic examinations.
SELECTION OF RECIPIENTS
The program will utilize standard Scholarship Management Services recipient selection procedures including the consideration of past academic performance and future potential, leadership and participation in school and community activities (if characteristic of country), work experience, statement of career and educational aspirations and goals, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal.
Students from India and CanadaOnce scholarship recipients are selected, financial data is reviewed to determine the amount of each award, ranging from $1,000 up to $10,000. The minimum award of $1,000 is considered an honorarium.
The academic evaluation for international applicants will include a review of the grade/mark-average based on the grading system used in the applicant’s country and a review of the results of academic examinations. This information is evaluated to complete the academic ranking of international applicants.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship Management Services. In no instance does any officer or employee of Cenveo play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Applicants will be notified by early June. 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
The Cenveo Scholarship Fund processes and sends the scholarship payments by August 16. The check is mailed to each recipient's home address and is made payable to the school for the student.
Recipients have no obligation to the Cenveo Scholarship Fund or Cenveo and affiliated companies. They are, however, required to notify Scholarship Management Services of any changes in address, school enrollment, or other relevant information and to send a complete transcript when requested. Recipient and Employee both agree to allow Cenveo to release their names in the event a company announcement is made listing recipients of the scholarship program.
The Cenveo Scholarship Fund reserves the right to review the conditions and procedures of this scholarship program and to make changes at any time including termination of the program.
Questions regarding the scholarship program should be addressed to:
Cenveo Scholarship Program
Scholarship Management Services
One Scholarship Way
Saint Peter, MN 56082 U.S.A..
Telephone: (507) 931-1682
INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETING THE
FINANCIAL DATA SECTION OF THE APPLICATION
The Financial Data section of the application should be completed by the Cenveo employee. Information should be from a completed tax return or based on estimated information to be filed with the IRS/Revenue Canada.
- State/Province of Residence is the state/province where the parents reside and pay state/province income tax.
- Adjusted Gross Income can be found on IRS FORM 1040 and is gross income reduced by specific adjustments allowed by law. For Canadian applicants, report Taxable Income (both parents).
- U.S./Canadian Total Federal Tax Paid includes the total amount of federal income tax to be paid. This is not the amount withheld from employee’s paychecks. (The amount withheld should be adjusted by any refund or additional taxes due.) Do not report state/province income tax.
- Total Income of parent(s) should be reported individually. Provide information for both natural parents when possible. If the student resides with only one parent, financial information must be received from the employee or member of the company sponsoring the scholarship program and from the parent who claims the child as a dependent for tax purposes. If a parent has remarried, the spouse’s information is required if the spouse is a legal guardian of the student, or claims the student as a dependent, or the student is included in the spouse’s benefit plan. If necessary, two Financial Data sections may be submitted by the student. A copy of the Financial Data section may be made in order for one to be completed by each parent.
- Untaxed Income and Benefits (For U.S. applicants only) include any other income or benefits not included in the adjusted gross income figure. Do not include untaxed contributions to retirement plans.
- Medical and Dental Expenses include only those expenses not paid by insurance. Do not include premium payments.
- Total Cash, Checking, Savings, Cash Value of Stocks, etc., includes liquid assets that can be used for educational expenses. Do not include IRA, 401k, RRSP, or other retirement plan funds.
- Total number of family members living in the household and primarily supported by the reported income may include:
- the applicant
- the applicant's parents
- other children living in the household
- dependent college students living away from home
- other people who live in the household and receive more than half of their support from the reported income
- Marital Status is the current status of the person from whom the financial information is submitted.
- Of the total number of family members on line 8, number of students attending college includes family members attending a two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school at least half-time. Include the applicant in this number. Do not include parents.
- NOTE: Any exceptions to providing financial information as instructed above must be submitted to Scholarship Management Services in writing.