PFMA is now accepting applications for 2021 Ridge Scholarships
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.
Current employees and the children of company owners who are PFMA members can apply. Applications and all related materials must be received by Monday, March 1, 2021. Winners will be announced in April, following judging. 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, leadership roles and contributions to the community.