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 Associated Grocers GMRA

Scholarship Fund

The Associated Grocers GMRA Scholarship Fund helps provide college scholarships to students working in the grocery industry.

Qualified recipients will receive $1,000 the first year ($500 per semester), and then $2,000 per semester for each of the following 3 years that they remain working within an Associated Grocers member store. That is up to $13,000!

Recipients must apply for the scholarship annually and must remain employed by any Associated Grocers store.

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In making its decision, the Scholarship Advisory Committee shall use the following criteria:

  • Standardized test scores
  • High School and/or undergraduate GPA
  • Quality of personal statement
  • Quality of letter of recommendation

2023 Winners

The 2023 Associated Grocers GMRA Scholarship Fund recipients were recently announced. The Associated Grocers/GMRA partnership scholarship program benefits students working within Associated Grocers retail member stores. The Grocery Manufacturers Representatives Association (GMRA) is a nonprofit organization formed in Louisiana to bring grocery manufacturers and retailers together.

To Apply for a Scholarship

To receive information, and/or apply for a scholarship, visit

AG Vendor Partnership Opportunities

If you are an AG Vendor Partner and would like to support the scholarship program through the Annual Golf Tournament
Click here