GROCERY MANUFACTURERS REPRESENTATIVES ASSOCIATION (GMRA) SCHOLARSHIP FUND 

HISTORY

The Grocery Manufacturers Representatives Association (GMRA) is an organization of approximately 80 companies formed to promote a feeling of goodwill and cooperation among all sales representatives to prevent trade abuses, promote uniformity and certainties in business practices, and establish confidence among sellers, buyers, and sales representatives.

ELIGIBILITY

Students must be employed part-time by an ADMAX or Associated Grocers store and be an incoming or current graduate enrolled full-time in a college or university in the fall semester when the scholarship is awarded.

AWARD

Subject to availability of funds, scholarship awards are $500 each semester for the first year and $1,500 per semester thereafter totaling a maximum award of $10,000 (fall and spring only).

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

• Application

• Previous semester’s academic transcript

• ACT/SAT

• Academic resume

• An essay detailing why you would consider a career in the grocery industry.

• Letter of recommendation from store manager confirming employment. It must be on official letterhead and include the store number, date, and manager’s signature.

APPLICATION OPENS: Jan 1, 2019

APPLICATION  DEADLINE: May 31, 2019

RENEWAL: The renewal process for this scholarship has changed effective for the 2019 Fall semester. Upon selection by the GMRA committee, recipients will need to submit a transcript from the previous semester, an official proof of enrollment letter, and a letter confirming employment that is signed, dated, and on letterhead. These documents will need to be submitted every semester to receive the award. Recipients must remain employed part-time by an ADMAX or Associated Grocers store and enrolled as a full-time student.



Questions about scholarships?

Contact Scholarship Manager
scholarships@braf.org
phone: 225.387.6126
fax: 225.387.6153