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FERRO FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Applicant: Please complete ALL sections of this application. Use N/A if a question does not
apply. Type/print using black ink.

Mail complete application package to: The Ferro Foundation - ATTN: Scholarship Program
70 Mall Drive, Commack, NY 11725 – 516-296-7777 – ferrofoundation@alure.com

I. Personal

A. Name:

__________________________________________________________________________
Last First Middle

Address: Home

__________________________________________________________________________
Street City State Zip

B. Telephone: _____________________ Email: __________________________________

C. Date of Birth: ________________________________

D. US Citizen: ____ (Yes or No) If not, what type of visa do you hold? ______________

II. Educational Information

A. Provide the name and address of your high school:

__________________________________________________________________

__________________________________________________________________

B. Grade Point Average (GPA): _________ (Please attach an official transcript)

C. What extracurricular activities have you participated in while attending high school?
Indicate elected offices held, if any (attach additional sheets, if necessary)
1) Student activities:

2) Community activities:

3) Athletics:

4) Other:

D. Provide the name and address of the college you are currently attending:

__________________________________________________________________

__________________________________________________________________

E. Grade Point Average (GPA): _________ (Please attach an official transcript)

III. Additional Information

Answer the following questions:

Personal Statement:
The personal statement must not exceed 500 words and include a persuasive reason as to
why you are in financial need of the scholarship award and how a scholarship would help you
complete your education.

Essay:
The essay must answer the following prompt:

What are three (3) core values you believe a business should have to maintain a healthy
work environment that can help it grow?

I agree that the Board of Directors of The Ferro Foundation, Inc and/or representatives
designated by the Board of Directors may: use the application and all attachments for the
purposes of evaluation and selection; obtain any additional information necessary for
processing this application; and maintain this application and supporting information on file.
I further agree that the information provided is true and not misleading, and if approved, I
will abide by the agreement of the scholarship.

Signature: ________________________________ Date: ___________________


Note to Applicants: You have the ultimate responsibility to insure that the application, and all forms and
transcripts are received by The Ferro Foundation and postmarked by November 1st, 2019
RULES AND REGULATIONS
THE FERRO FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Postmarked Deadline: NOVEMBER 1st, 2019

Eligibility:

1. Must be a Long Island, NY Resident attending a Long Island, NY School.


2. Must be an undergraduate freshman. All majors of study are accepted.
3. Applicant must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and complete both a personal
statement and an essay.
4. Essay must be 1,000 – 1,500 words entitled “Ferro Foundation Scholarship.”
5. Student must provide their .edu email address and full name on the essay document.

Requirements:

1. Applicant is responsible for insuring that all items listed are submitted as one package and
postmarked by November 1st, 2019.
2. Completed, signed application.
3. Most recent official transcript of high school (see item II B of application).
4. Copy of the letter of acceptance from the college that student is attending.
5. Supply The Ferro Foundation with final transcript by December 15th 2019 to receive your check.

No reminders regarding submission of this information package will be provided to applicant


prior to the deadline. Incomplete application packages will NOT be considered.

Terms & Conditions:


1. A portion of The Alure Scholarship will be disbursed every year, for up to four (4) years
($2,500/year). The winner will be required to maintain a 3.0 GPA to receive the disbursement
each year following the initial disbursement. In order to receive the disbursement for the 2nd,
3rd and 4thyears, the student must submit their official transcript and a unique letter of
recommendation from a professor by March 1st each year to continue receiving the
disbursement. This must be done annually for three (3) years after the initial disbursement
until the $10,000 is awarded.
2. In order to confirm enrollment, Alure may ask the applicant to provide personal information
(like student birthdate or ID). If the financial aid office requires verification to grant Alure
access to student records, it is the student’s responsibility to communicate with Alure in a
timely manner.
3. If the student does not meet a 3.0 GPA or submit the required documents by December
15th each year, the student will forfeit the remainder of the disbursement and will not be able
to reapply.
4. Alure will not be held accountable for notifying students to submit any documents.
5. The Alure Scholarship funds will be submitted directly to a financial aid office of the institution
that matches the student’s primary .edu email address.
6. If the applicant doesn’t meet the eligibility requirements at the time of disbursement, Alure
reserves the right to withhold the award.
7. Alure employees and their immediate families are not eligible to apply for the scholarship. Alure
dealers and their immediate families are not eligible to apply.
8. In the event that no applicant meets the requirements for academic achievement and writing
aptitude to win the scholarship, Alure reserves the right to withhold awarding the scholarship.
9. The Ferro Foundation Inc. is a 501(c)(3) of the New York Not-for-Profit Corporation Law (the
“NPCL”), the responsible party for scholarship disbursements.
10. Applications will be reviewed and a winner will be selected by a Scholarship Selection Board
chosen by the Board of Directors of The Ferro Foundation, which will consider applicant’s
grades, extracurricular activities, personal statement and essay.
11. Winner will be announced in December and winner will be notified by mail.

Mail complete application package to: The Ferro Foundation - ATTN: Scholarship Program
70 Mall Drive, Commack, NY 11725 – 516-296-7777 – ferrofoundation@alure.com

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