Undergraduate college scholarships
For the 48th consecutive year, Hormel Foods awarded 18 undergraduate college scholarships to children of full-time, retired and deceased employees of Hormel Foods and its subsidiaries. Recipients receive awards amounting to $2,000 per year for four years. These students showed exemplary scholastic abilities and leadership qualities, outstanding standardized test scores and significant involvement in their school and community.
Jennie-O Turkey Store Golden Excellence Scholarship Program
Additionally, since the Jennie-O Turkey Store Golden Excellence Scholarship Program began 31 years ago, 84 sons and daughters of team members have received Golden Excellence Scholarships, totaling more than $365,000. Scholarship recipients are chosen primarily based on their exceptional scholastic ability. In 2014, Jennie-O Turkey Store awarded two Golden Excellence scholarships.