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Shred Nations Scholarship

Offered by Shred Nations

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Nov 10, 2023
1 award worth up to


Grade level

High School Senior

Application deadline:

February 6, 2024

Scholarship Overview

The Shred Nations Scholarship is calling all secondary school graduates or current high school seniors with a passion for business, environmental studies, document management, or the shredding and recycling industry. To apply, you’ll need a minimum GPA of 3.0 and a nomination from an i-SIGMA member. Show Shred Nations, the sponsor of the scholarship, your potential by submitting a 500-1,000 word essay or a 60-second video detailing how you plan to use your studies to improve business, and environmental responsibility, and make future contributions to the community. They want to see your interest in the secure management or destruction industry and how you can add value to a potential company that is hiring. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to make a difference in the paper industry! Keep on reading to learn more.

About Shred Nations

Shred Nations is a one-stop-shop for all things shredding. From secure paper shredding to sharps disposal services, Shred Nations has a wide array of services that can help you out with your shredding needs.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

High School Senior

Minimum GPA


Academic Interest

Environmental Science, Paper and Pulp Engineering, Business

Application information

To apply, interested students must submit either an essay OR a video answering the prompt: "Detail how you can use your studies to improve business, environmental responsibility and make future contributions to the community including interest in the secure management or destruction industry and demonstrate what value you can provide to a potential company that is hiring."

500-1,000-word essay

60-second video

Academic transcript

Letter of Recommendation

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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

This scholarship is designated for both full and part-time enrollment statuses.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Shred Nations at schol[email protected].

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).
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