MHEFI Call for 2018/2019 Scholarships

Monday, November 13, 2017

The Material Handling Education Foundation, Inc. (MHEFI) announces a call for scholarship applications for the 2018/2019 term. The deadline for application is March 31, 2018.
MHEFI will offer scholarship award opportunities to students who are committed to studying material handling, supply chain and logistics in the 2018/2019 academic term. Scholarship awards range from $1,500 to $6,000. Forty-five scholarships were awarded for the 2017/2018 academic term for a total of $146,100. One application allows students to compete for multiple scholarships offered by the Foundation.
Upperclassmen and graduate students are eligible to apply and must attend or be accepted to a ABET, ACBSP, or AASCB accredited school as well as being full-time students with a “B” average. Students must complete the online application at and submit three letters of recommendation and official transcripts. Letters and transcripts must be submitted directly by the author/institution and not by the student.
Applications and materials are due by March 31, 2018. Full details can be found at
For more information contact Donna Varner at
The Material Handling Education Foundation, Inc.
MHEFI is an independent, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to encouraging and supporting material handling education. Established in 1976, the Foundation has provided funds, though private and corporate donations, to graduate and undergraduate students, as well as to academicians and their institutions. For more information, visit
About MHI
MHI is an international trade association that has represented the industry since 1945. MHI members include material handling, logistics and supply chain equipment and systems manufacturers, integrators, consultants, publishers, and third party logistics providers. Much of the work of the industry is done within its product- and solution- specific groups. The association also sponsors trade events, such as ProMat and MODEX to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to educate industry professionals on the productivity solutions provided through material handling and logistics.