Real Sliding Hardware


The Real Carriage Door & Sliding Hardware Company provides an annual scholarship of up to $1,000 in funding to students who demonstrate skills and abilities related to the achievement of independent employment. This scholarship is available to high school seniors and undergrad students. Recipients are selected based on a multitude of factors, including financial need, grades, leadership skills, recommendations from instructors, and participation in extracurricular activities and community involvement.

To apply, please send an email to with the following information, as well as an essay as to why you deserve the scholarship and how you plan to do after graduation, more details on the essay below.

Deadline: This application form and all other required documentation must be received by May 31 (5:00 p.m. eastern time).

Required fields are indicated by an asterisk (*).

Eligibility: Students must meet these criteria to be eligible. Please check.

1. ____* I confirm that I am currently enrolled as a senior in high school, or undergraduate degree. 
2. ____* I live in the United States (includes Washington, DC, and Puerto Rico).
3. ____* I will be attending a college in the United States in the upcoming fall.
4. ____* If chosen for a scholarship, I will maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher

a. First name*-- Middle name(s) -- Last name*:

b. If it is different than your formal name, what do you prefer to be called?:


6. *Have you won a scholarship on the national level before?
___Yes (Year: ________ ) or ___ No.

7. *Home address: The Real Carriage Scholarship Program is restricted to residents of the 50 states of the United States of America, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.

*Address: ________________________________________________________

Address: _________________________________________________________

*City: _________________________________*State: _____ *ZIP: __________

8. *Primary telephone: (¬¬¬________) ______________________

9. Secondary telephone: (________) _____________________ Extension: ______

10. E-mail: _____________________________________________

11. *Date of Birth (MM/DD/YYYY): _______/ _______/ ___________

12. *What school do you currently attend?

*Name: ___________________________________________________

*City: _______________________ *State: _____ *ZIP: __________

Phone number: (¬¬¬________) ______________________

*What is your current GPA?: __________

13. Required for high school students only—college admission composite test score(s). Attach photocopies of all score reports.
ACT _________ SAT _________

14. *What college will you attend next year? (If undecided at present, send the school’s name, city, and state to us before May 31.
14 a. Name: ___________________________________________________

City: _______________________ State: _____ , or,
14 b. Undecided. Colleges under consideration are: __________________

15. *Classification in fall semester: ___________________________
(freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate, PhD candidate, postgraduate)

16. *What degree(s) are you pursuing?:

17. *What profession or field of employment do you wish to enter with your college degree?:

18. *Anticipated year of college graduation: ____________

19. List any other postsecondary institutions you have attended:

19a. Name: _______________________________________________________
City: _______________________ State: _____ Years: ______________

19b. Name: _______________________________________________________
City: _______________________ State: _____ Years: ______________

19c. Name: _______________________________________________________
City: _______________________ State: _____ Years: ______________

20. *The Essay:

What does the scholarship committee need to know about you in 1,000 words or less? The committee members will be especially interested in these points: your most notable qualities, your attitude about business, and examples of your demonstrated leadership ability. Attach your essay to your email. The essay is limited to no more than 1,000 words, two print pages (approximately 6,000 characters). Recommendation: Carefully proof your essay and know that well-done short essays are admired.



"Our carpenters were so impressed with the quality and so was I. It is quiet, smooth and a joy to use. All of our guests and visitors comment on it and ask where we got such an amazing piece of hardware."
- Mindi, Surrey, ENG


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