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2020 Business Scholarship Application

Our 2020 Business Scholarship is now closed. Congratulations to our winners: Vinh Lee, Rachel Clark, and Alexandra Issac! Come back during Spring 2021 for 2021 rules, regulations, and deadlines.

For almost 60 years, Shelving Inc. has racked your world with a wide variety of effective and durable storage solutions ranging from wire shelving to personal lockers and more. As a family-owned business, we understand the importance of preparing America’s youth for the future, and we recognize the importance of higher education in ensuring that our students receive the education and skills they deserve when entering the workforce.

With that in mind, Shelving Inc. offers the 2020 Business Process Management Scholarship to any college student currently pursuing a major in business and/or currently enrolled in a business-related field of study.

Beginning on May 4, 2020, the Business Process Management Scholarship will be accepting applications from students in Michigan who are currently attending an accredited university or college in Michigan, or a Michigan high school senior currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a Michigan college. This scholarship will offer one grand prize of $1,500 and two runner-up prizes of $1,000.

Any student interested in applying is required to submit a copy of their current transcript as well as an essay that answers the question provided. Applicants will be judged on their academic merits as well as the content of the application essay they provide.

To enter this scholarship, please submit an essay of 1,000 words or less telling us what inspired you to begin a business-related field of study. This essay can be submitted as a Microsoft Word file and attached to this form, or submitted in the form directly.


  • Applicants must be a Michigan resident. If selected, applicant is required to show proof of residency through a state of Michigan identification card, Michigan driver's license, or tuition status document.
  • Applicants must be either a current student in Michigan who is presently attending an accredited university or college in Michigan, or a high school senior in Michigan currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a Michigan college.
  • Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 cumulative GPA.
  • Applicants must submit a copy of their transcript and essay.

How to Apply

To apply for the 2020 Shelving Inc. Business Process Management Scholarship, please fill out the online application on this page. Your essay and a copy of your current transcript (.PDF format preferred) must be attached to and submitted alongside your application.

Please note this scholarship is only open to residents of Michigan. All applications must be received by July 26, 2020 to be considered eligible for this scholarship. Winners will be announced on August 3rd, 2020.