How to Apply Thank you for your interest in the Thomas R. and Laura Ridge Scholarship. Thomas R. and Laura Ridge Scholarship applications are accepted from Dec. 1 through the deadline Monday, March 2.
Member company owners, their children and employees are eligible to apply for the scholarship. Form more information on the scholarship and to apply, click here.
The scholarships are named to honor Thomas R. and Laura Ridge, the parents of the former Pennsylvania Governor, Tom Ridge. Thomas R. Ridge was a member of the Pennsylvania food industry for 25 years. His wife Laura was a strong advocate of education for their children Tom, David and Vikki. This scholarship fund was created to honor their memory.
Applications and all related materials must be received by Monday, March 2, 2020. Winners will be announced the week of April 27, 2020 via mail. It is the applicant’s responsibility to make sure that all materials have been received prior to the deadline.
An independent judging panel will select the winners based on academic success, overall excellence of character and potential for community contributions and leadership.