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ABOUT THE PROGRAMS

Waste Management is pleased to offer three distinct scholarship programs to children of WM employees.

Waste Management General Scholarship Program and the Stephanie Valdez Memorial Scholarship (for undergraduate study) Waste Management has established the Waste Management General Scholarship Program and the Stephanie Valdez Memorial Scholarship to assist employees' children who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student's choice.

Robert Simpson Honorary Scholarship Program (for graduate study) Waste Management has established the Robert Simpson Honorary Scholarship program to assist employees' children who plan to enroll in full-time graduate study pursuing a Master's or Doctorate degree in Engineering (all types), Business or Law at an accredited institution of the student's choice.

The 2014 programs are closed. Please return to this site in January to access the 2015 guidelines and application forms.

Printable English guidelines in PDF         Printable French guidelines in PDF         Printable Spanish guidelines in PDF

These scholarship programs are 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, age, gender, disability or national origin.