Rumpke is once again offering a $1,000 college scholarship to an area student who shares the company’s commitment to environmental preservation.
The Rumpke Pendleton County Landfill Scholarship is available to graduating seniors at Pendleton County High School pursuing a two or four year degree at an accredited institution. The student must also demonstrate a commitment to beautifying their community.
As part of the scholarship application, students must detail their career plans, how they are keeping their neighborhood clean and green as well as their thoughts on the future of solid waste disposal.
Applications are available by contacting guidance counselors at the high school. Completed applications should be mailed to: Rumpke Consolidated Companies, Inc., Attn: Anne Gray, 5535 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45217.
Mailed scholarship applications must be postmarked by March 21, 2014 to be considered. Applications can also be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. E-mailed applications must arrive by 5 p.m. on March 21, 2014. A transcript may be requested.
The scholarship will be awarded to one student this spring.
Rumpke has been committed to keeping neighborhoods and businesses clean and green since 1932 by providing environmentally friendly waste disposal solutions. Headquartered in Colerain Township, Ohio, just outside of Cincinnati, Rumpke is one of the nation’s largest privately owned residential and commercial waste and recycling firms, providing service to areas of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana and West Virginia. Rumpke divisions include Rumpke Recycling, Rumpke Portable Restrooms, The William-Thomas Group, Rumpke Hydraulics and Rumpke Haul-it-Away. Please visit www.rumpke.com for more information.