Wegmans awards 2,000 employee college scholarships


ROCHESTER, NY – Wegmans awarded college scholarships to more than 2,000 employees, the most ever in a single year for the company.

The scholarships for 2,019 new recipients were awarded through its Wegmans Employee Scholarship Program. This also includes 200 students who are part of the Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection.

Approximately $5.1 million in tuition assistance to both new and returning scholarship recipients during the 2017-2018 school year. Part-time employees are eligible to receive up to $1,500 per year for four years, while full-time employees can receive up to $2,200 per year for four years.

A full list of scholarship recipients as listed by store and area can be found HERE.

Customers are invited to celebrate all 2017 scholarship awardees at all Wegmans stores this Saturday. Cake will be handed out at 11 a.m.



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