The Palm Beach Ben Gordon Supply Chain and Logistics Scholarship
Ben Gordon is a leading member of the Palm Beach community who wants to give back by offering an opportunity for students to ease the financial burden of school while also promoting education in supply chain management. The logistics field is dynamic and plays an important role in job creation.
The Palm Beach Ben Gordon Supply Chain and Logistics Scholarship details are outlined below:
Applicants must write an essay of 500 to 1,000 words on disruption in the supply chain technology arena, outlining a problem and solution. Example topics can include drones, self-driving trucks, 3-D printers, automation, electric cars and trucks, and other ideas. For examples of issues to explore, you can look at ideas here.
Finalists will have an opportunity to present their idea in a 10-minute, Shark Tank-style format, to Cambridge Capital and the scholarship judges.
Deadline: March 31, 2020
- The recipient must demonstrate academic achievement
- Student candidates must live in the Palm Beach County area
- Open to high school or college students
- Must have cumulative GPA above 3.0
This scholarship will award $1,000 to the winning applicant to assist with tuition and other educational costs. In addition, the winner will have the opportunity to gain feedback and mentorship from the Cambridge Capital team. Lastly, the winner will have an opportunity to join the BGSA Supply Chain conference, along with over 200 CEOs and industry leaders.
Please send your essay in PDF format to Jennifer@CambridgeCapital.com