Material Handling Education Foundation Scholarship Application Deadline Announced

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The Material Handling Education Foundation, Inc. (MHEFI) announces its annual scholarship award opportunities for university undergraduate and graduate students committed to studying material handling, supply chain and logistics at a qualified program and school in the United States and Canada. The scholarships are for the 2016/2017 academic term and range from $1,500 to $9,000 in awarded funds.

Since 1976, The Material Handling Education Foundation, Inc. (MHEFI) has awarded more than $2.6 million in scholarships and grants to students at college and universities across the United States and Canada. Last year, forty scholarships totaling $127,150 were awarded for the 2015/2016 academic term.

To learn more about the scholarships available, eligibility requirements, or to complete an online application, please visit One application allows students to compete for multiple scholarships. The deadline for applications is February 28, 2016.

The Material Handling Education Foundation, Inc.

MHEFI is an independent, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to encouraging and supporting material handling education. Established in 1976, the Foundation has provided funds, though private and corporate donations, to graduate and undergraduate students, as well as to academicians and their institutions. For more information, visit

About MHI

MHI is an international trade association that has represented the industry since 1945. MHI members include material handling, logistics and supply chain equipment and systems manufacturers, integrators, consultants, publishers, and third party logistics providers. Much of the work of the industry is done within its product- and solution- specific groups. The association also sponsors trade events, such as ProMat and MODEX to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to education industry professionals on the productivity solutions provided through material handling and logistics.