Pay it Forward Scholarship

Pay it Forward Scholarship Program

The Fuel Foundation is pleased to offer a scholarship program designed to assist in the education of marketers’ adult or student employees, spouses, children, grandchildren and dependents of employees. 

*SIGMA reserves the right to revise these conditions and procedures at any time and may choose to terminate the program. 


2018 Pay It Forward Scholarships

There are 8 scholarships available this year totaling $25,000!

2 - $5,000 6 - $2,500

Who is Eligible

• SIGMA Members’ adult or student employees, spouses, children, grandchildren and dependents of current employees.

• High School Seniors who have been accepted to college or trade school for Fall of 2018 with a minimum GPA of 2.5

• Students currently enrolled in a Trade School, Undergraduate, Graduate, and PhD program with a cumulative 2.5 College GPA AND a minimum of one full time quarter/semester complete

• Individuals who have completed significant volunteer work in your community or school such as public service, community outreach, coaching, event volunteering, etc.  (Supporting documentation required.)

Submission Materials

For those who are selected as winners:
• Official school transcripts (high school if graduating or cumulative college/trade school if already enrolled) showing your courses and grades completed through December 2017.

• Newly enrolled college or trade school students—letter of acceptance and your student ID number or equivalent.

2018 Scholarship Recipients 

"As Chairman of the Scholarship Committee, it is my honor to congratulate SIGMA's 2018 Pay it Forward Scholarship recipients! There were many qualified applicants, making the selection process challenging. 

SIGMA's Fuel Foundation wishes you all the best in your efforts this academic year."

-Stephen Hightower, II

 2018 Pay It Forward Scholarship Recipients

Allison Bronk
South Dakota State University
Kwik Trip, Inc.
LaCrosse, WI

Annie Brown
Liberty University
The McPherson Oil Companies, Inc.
Trussville, AL

Roman Kaludi
University of California, Berkeley
SC Fuels
Orange, CA

Britney Nicole McGloflin
University of Arkansas
Coulson Oil Company, Inc.
North Little Rock, AR

Eric Miller
University of Houston
Sun Coast Resources Inc.
Houston, TX

Alexander Van Meter
Wright State University
Certified Oil Company
Columbus, OH

Andrea Vinson
Elizabethtown Community Colleg & Technical College
Thorntons Inc.
Louisville, KY

Alexandra Wormley
University of Michigan
U.S. Venture, Inc.
Appleton, WI