Shred Nations Scholarship Program

Shred Nations Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $5,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline:  Monday, February 26, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

Shred Nations is excited to announce a one-time annual scholarship program named as “Shred Nations Scholarship Program”. To be eligible to apply for this program, applicants must have completed secondary school, or currently be a senior in a secondary school.It will support the independent shredding industry and students seeking higher education.

Host Institution:

Shred Nations is the only national, online marketplace that instantly connects ready-to-serve local shredders with verified, ready-to-buy shredding customers. In 2003 they launched to simplify the shredding process and help everyone easily find the right shredding solution for their needs.


In order to participate in the scholarship, entrants must meet the following criteria:

  • The candidates must have completed secondary school, or currently be a senior in a secondary school.
  • The candidates must be a minimum GPA of 3.0 with an interest in business, environmental studies or the shredding and recycling industry.
  • Applicants will be required to submit a nomination from a NAID member.
  • NAID members will be comprised of any employee or owner of a NAID member company.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply for the scholarship, the applicant can download the application go to the given link”:

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students should submit the following:

  •  All candidates will submit at least one letter of recommendation and pdf form.
  • The scholar should demonstrate through a 500 and 1,000-word essay how they can use their studies to improve business, environmental responsibility and make future contributions to the community including interest in the secure destruction industry and demonstrate what they value they can provide to a potential company that is hiring them.

Submitting Details:

The required application materials must be emailed or mail to:

Shred Nations
c/o Scholarship Committee
777 South Wadsworth
Building 3, Suite 250
Lakewood, CO 80226

Award Description:

  • Shred Nations will provide a one-time annual award of up to $5,000 to offset the costs of higher education.
  • The award may be divided into two separate payments to be paid directly to the applicant’s chosen institution of higher education.

Detailed Information Link:

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, contact by phone:(800) 747-3365 or e-mail