Scholarships

Express Delivery Services National Scholarship Contest

Express Delivery Services, a leading provider in delivering efficient and cost-effective solutions for shipping goods and materials, is pleased to announce the Express Delivery Services National Scholarship Contest. The essay winner selected will receive a $2,000 scholarship.

The founders of Express Delivery Services are entrepreneurs who value quality education. Having learned invaluable lessons in the classroom, they have a desire to give back to the community. The company is hopeful the scholarship will further promote the Transportation and Logistics industry.

Who Is Eligible? 

Any current, full-time student at an accredited two-year or four-year American university or college is welcome to apply. There are no age or specified major requirements. However, preference will be given to students who place emphasis on Transportation and Logistics.

How to Apply 

Eligible students will: 

  1. Write an essay between 500–800 words on the following topic:
    • How does Transportation and Logistics contribute to our country’s economy?
  2. Include a brief cover letter with contact information including:
    • Name
    • Email Address and phone number
    • School name
    • Major
    • Expected graduation date
  3. Email your cover letter and essay to scholarship@shipexpressdelivery.com

Who can Apply? 

All students attending institutions of higher education (past high school) in the U.S. may apply.

When is the Application Deadline? 

All essay must be received by Friday, December 2. A scholarship winner will be chosen and notified by Monday, January 2.

Prize Money and Rules 

The prize is $2,000, awarded once per year. The award will be sent directly to the financial office of the winning student to be used for tuition, books, or other school fees. Express Delivery Services reserves the right to publish the winning essay on the company’s website.

Selection Process and Notification 

Express Delivery Services staff and board of directors will review all applications. They will notify the winner by email by Monday, January 2.

Questions 

Please direct all questions to Express Delivery Services’ scholarship team at scholarship@shipexpressdelivery.com or call the main office at 513.934.4078.