The Carolinas Food Industry Council (CFIC) is proud to offer employees of its member companies the opportunity to apply to win an Everett & Trudy Suddreth Scholarship of Excellence Award. Funded by the Council’s charitable foundation, the Retail Consumer Alliance (RCA), this scholarship program is awarded annually to 40 deserving students.
-A spouse or dependent of a permanent, full-time employee of a CFIC Retail, Wholesale or Supplier Member Company (Employee must be employed for at least 1 year)
-Any student who is, at minimum, a part-time employee of a CFIC Retail, Wholesale or Supplier Member Company (Student must be employed for at least 6 months)
-High School Seniors enrolling for the fall semester as College Freshmen
-College Undergraduates enrolling for the fall semester as a Sophomore, Junior, or Senior
-Students who have previously received a CFIC scholarship are eligible to apply again
Call the CFIC to verify Carolina's Food Industry Council member status before applying. All applicants or parents of applicants must still be employed by a CFIC member company at the time winners are selected in June.