EMPLOYEE-RELATED awards for Oregon residents who are employees or children of employees of Essex General Construction, Inc. and are pursuing postsecondary studies. Employees must have been continuously employed for a minimum of 1 year and worked a minimum of 20 hours per week as of the scholarship deadline. Children of employees must be a high school graduate or GED recipient and be between the ages of 17 to 25. Applicants must be U.S. citizens/eligible noncitizens, file the FAFSA, and be full-time students. Award amount and number of awards may vary. Recipients may reapply and compete annually. Contact the Commission for more information and/or application.