The William C. Ford, Jr. Scholarship Program was established by Executive Chairman William Clay Ford, Jr. to assist Ford employees and their children in paying for postsecondary education. photo of Bill FordThe sponsor of the program is the William C. Ford, Jr. Scholarship Program (a private foundation exempt from tax under section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue code). The program is not an employee benefit plan of the Ford Motor Company.


The program is closed at this time. You may return to this site in May of 2014 to access the program guidelines and application form for the 2014 program.


This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship Management Services, a division of Scholarship America. Scholarship Management Services is the nation's largest designer and manager of scholarship and tuition reimbursement programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability or national origin.