The applicant must be a full-time employee of a TLMI member company. The applicant must be attending an accredited college or university either part-time or full-time.
The applicant must be able to demonstrate interest in remaining in the tag and label industry. Major course work should include those courses which are appropriate for the tag and label manufacturing industry. Such courses might include:
• Graphic Arts
• Graphic Design
The applicant must exhibit proficiency in overall academics (a minimum of 3.00 GPA).
Upon the applicant’s request, the college or university shall send the official transcript of grades and courses to the TLMI office. The applicant shall possess excellent character, including work ethic, honesty and integrity.
Relatives of TLMI board members, corporate owners, and CEOs are ineligible.
TLMI offers up to four (4) scholarships annually to qualified member company employees to further their studies and strengthen their commitment to the industry. Awards may support coursework toward either an undergraduate or graduate degree.
Scholarship selection is based on: academic achievement, character, a demonstrated interest in the industry, a statement of goals, a recommendation from the applicant’s employer, and, in some cases, a personal interview. Applicants agree to remain in the industry with their current employer.
Once the award is granted, the applicant will submit his or her course schedule by semester to TLMI along with the cost of those programs. TLMI will submit payment directly to the institution for that portion of tuition not being paid by the employer, up to $ 5,000 per academic year.
Application Deadline: March 31
Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,
Type: Merit Based
Num Awards: 4
Min Award: Varies
Max Award: 5,000
Tag & Label Manufacturers Institute, Inc.
Scholarship Committee 1 Blackburn Center
Gloucester, MA 01930