Scholarship

The annual scholarship is given in honor of Larry Almeida, of Contact Rubber Co., whose many years of service to the industry typifies the strength of the entrepreneurial spirit.

Applications are available to manufacturer and supplier members:

  • Child, grandchild or employee of a Manufacturer Member in good standing with the Rubber Roller Group.
  • Child, grandchild or employee of a Supplier Member in good standing with the Rubber Roller Group.
  • Child of an employee of a Manufacturer or Supplier Member in good standing with the Rubber Roller Group.

Description and Rules

The scholarship, in the amount of $1,000, will be available each year to graduating high school seniors who plan to attend a college or university in the US or Canada. Students currently enrolled in an institution are encouraged to apply, but priority will be given to high school seniors. A Rubber Roller Group member is considered the student's "sponsor" and must sign the student's application form. The student must plan to major in a business or technical field (i.e. management, accounting, engineering, chemistry, etc.). members on a competitive basis of high scholarship, campus leadership and service, and promise of future contributions to the engineering profession.

Please click here for the forms necessary to apply for the scholarship.