Material Handling Education Foundation
New - Scholarship Qualification Process
“To promote the study of material handling, logistics and the supply chain by exposing students and educators to the industry through financial support”
MHEFI will do this by:
- Acting ethically, honestly and with integrity
- Treating all with respect, courtesy and dignity
- Awarding financial support fairly based on perceived merit and applicant passion for the industry
- Being a good steward of the funds entrusted to us
The Material Handling Education Foundation, Inc. (www.mhefi.net) is an independent charitable organization that was established in 1976. Since then, more than $2.5 million in scholarships and grants have been awarded to students at colleges and universities in the United States and Canada. Thirty-four scholarships were awarded for the 2016/2017 academic term for a total of $116,460. The next Call for Scholarships will be in the Fall of 2016.
Scholarship Eligibility and Criteria
At the time of application, students must have completed at least two years of study. They must also be enrolled or provide proof of plans to enroll as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student. Students from two-year post-secondary schools
are eligible if they have completed two years of study and have been accepted as a transfer student. All applicants must have maintained a “B” equivalent grade point average in post-secondary studies.
Eligible Programs of Study
- Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical and Civil Engineering
- Engineering Technology
- Computer Engineering, Computer Science and Business Administration with an emphasis in production management, industrial distribution, supply chain and/or logistics
For more information, please contact Donna Varner at dvarner[at]mhi[dot]org or 704-676-1190.
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|Sal Fateen, Vice President|
|Michael J. Laurent, Treasurer|
|Donna Varner, Executive Director|
|Will Heddles, Last Retiring President
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|Mary Lou Bosco|
|Kimberly Ellis, CICMHE Liaison|
|Angela Jenkins, CTE Liaison|
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|Stephen L. Parsley|
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|Arthur H. Stroyd, Jr.
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James K. Allred|
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|Don Frazier, Retired
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|Sherman McLaughlin, Retired|
Powell Systems, Inc.
|Al Wurz, Retired
Accu-Sort Systems, Inc.
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|William Sbordon, Retired|
|Arthur St. Onge|
St. Onge Company
|Dr. James Tompkins