AKRON—The Rubber Division is offering two $5,000 scholarships to students entering their junior or senior year for the fall/spring academic year.
Application deadline for scholarships is March 1. Applicants are encouraged to contact Christie Robinson at [email protected] or visit rubber.org/scholarships for more information.
In addition, the Connecticut Robber Group offers a $5,000 undergraduate scholarship—the Russell Mazzeo Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship—to honor the dedication to education and the Rubber Division that Mazzeo showed during his 50 years in the rubber industry.
The Rubber Division also is offering the Rubber Technology Training Award, which provides a $1,250 stipend to rubber industry employees to allow them to attend the events at a spring or fall Rubber Division meeting. A nomination from a Rubber Group is required for this award.
Other rubber divisions are also offering scholarships, such as Blue Ridge (via Virginia Tech, Detroit Energy, Fort Wayne, Los Angeles, Mid-Atlantic, Ohio, Southern, Twin Cities and Michigan.