Axalta Bright Futures Scholarship

The Axalta Bright Futures Scholarship was established in 2021 to support students from diverse backgrounds studying STEM & vocational fields. As a long-time employer in Front Royal, VA, Axalta is committed to helping local students become the next generation of scientists, engineers, and manufacturers to promote the vitality of the coatings industry and our customers’ industries.

The scholarship award may be applied toward tuition, fees, and/or books and will be divided equally between two semesters. Satisfactory academic progress must be maintained in order for the recipient to receive the award for the second semester.

The scholarship will be awarded to students who meet the following criteria:

  • Must complete a scholarship application
  • Must be a full-time or part-time student
  • Preference to:
    – Students that demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office
    – First generation students
    – Warren County residents
    – Individuals employed by Axalta’s plan in Front Royal, their spouses, or children
    – Students in the following areas of study: Science & Chemistry, Engineering & Engineering Tech, or HVAC, manufacturing technology, and other trades programs leading to an industry credential.

Axalta Bright Futures Scholarship
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you employed by Axalta's plant in Front Royal, their spouse, or children?