Graduation $1,000 Scholarship

Scholarship Details

TUFF Shipping Containers offers a nationwide solution to connect our clients with steel shipping container companies in their area. With over 200 affiliates across the United States, we assist our clients when renting or buying new and used metal storage containers.

We care about our communities and are committed to giving back. This program offers a bi-annual scholarship valued at $1,000 to one student.


  • Under no circumstance will we share your information with any 3rd parties.
  • Under no circumstance will we request your social security number, birth date, or any personally identifiable information.
  • There are no costs to apply for this scholarship.
  • Awards are mailed to the financial department of the attending university/college. Funds may be applied to qualified school expenses such as tuition, university fees, books, and on-campus room and board, etc.


The bi-annual scholarship is available to students who are currently attending or have recently been accepted to an accredited college/university.

  • All GPAs are eligible to apply. There’s no minimum GPA for this scholarship.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students are eligible to apply.
  • Studies studying in all fields are accepted.


We have a dedicated staff to review and select the best-written essay. Our scholarship winners will be notified by email and telephone.


  1. Write a brief essay on the topic of “What Steel Shipping Container Companies Can do to Better Unite Employees”. THERE’S NO MINIMUM WORD COUNT. You may modify the article title if you choose.
  2. Email your entry to
    • Also, send us your full name, university name,  mailing address, phone number along with proof of enrollment.


The deadline to enter is June 30, 2023.

  • The scholarship winner will be selected by July 10, 2023
  • Disbursement will be paid by July 20, 2023

This scholarship repeats annually, and awards 1 winner.


The deadline to enter is December 31, 2023.

  • The scholarship winner will be selected by January 10, 2024
  • Disbursement will be paid by January 20, 2024

This scholarship repeats annually, and awards 1 winner.


$1000.00 USD


TUFF Shipping Containers
600 Independence Pkwy, Suite 800
Chesapeake, VA 23320


Newest Scholarship Winner

Congratulations Hudson Piccinni – Photo and information forthcoming.

Scholarship Winner

Winner: Matthew Dengler
School Attending: Roanoke College, Salem Virginia

Matthew Dengler is a graduate of Salem High School in Virginia Beach.  He graduated with honors and will continue his education at Roanoke College in Salem, VA where he will major in criminal justice.

Matthew Dengler

Privacy Policy

By submitting your application, you are giving us full permission to email you information regarding your application only.

Applicants will not be contacted for any reason other than matters related to their scholarship application.

We will not attempt to sell you anything, nor will we sell, lease, or rent your personally identifiable information.

All personally identifiable information (proof of enrollment, name, and email) relating to applicants is destroyed as soon as a winner is announced.

Applicant emails, names, and telephone numbers will not be used for any advertising or marketing purposes.

Scholarship Resources

The Federal Student Aid site has information that may assist students in their scholarship journey.

If you are unsure if your school is accredited, please access the US Department of Education’s search tool to see if your school features on their list.

If you have further questions, please email us at