CFIC

Carolinas Food Industry Council (CFIC)

Now in its 13th year, CFIC will award 40 scholarships at $2,500 each as part of the Everett and Trudy Suddreth Scholarship of Excellence.

Who Is Eligible…

  • 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 one year as of 1/1/18.)
  • Any student who at a minimum is a part-time employee of a CFIC Retail, Wholesale or Supplier Member Company. (Student must be employed for at least six months as of 1/1/18.)

NOTE: The food industry employee (whether a parent or student) must work at a CFIC Member Company location in North or South Carolina, and must be employed at the time the winners are selected. Qualified scholarship recipients may attend a college located in any state.

Who May Apply…

  • High School Seniors enrolling for the 2018 fall semester as College Freshmen and College Undergraduates enrolling for the 2018 fall semester.
  • Students who have previously received a CFIC scholarship are eligible to apply again.

NOTE: Extra credit will be given to students who are currently employed in the grocery industry and/or students who are enrolled in a food industry undergraduate curriculum (i.e. Culinary Arts).

CFIC Application for High School Seniors
CFIC Application for College Students

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