Kelly Engineering Resources Offering $5,000 Future Engineers Scholarship
TROY, Mich., Feb. 26 -- Kelly Engineering Resources, a business unit of global staffing provider Kelly Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: KELYA, KELYB), is now accepting entries for its second annual Future Engineers Scholarship program, which recognizes exceptional engineering students throughout the nation. Sponsors of the 2004-2005 program with Kelly Engineering Resources include Chemical Processing magazine, Power Engineering magazine, The American Association of Engineering Societies, IEEE Communications, The Engineering Society of Detroit and The Society of Manufacturing Engineers.
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All sophomore- and junior-level college engineering students who meet the program criteria are invited to compete for the scholarship by submitting essays on contemporary engineering topics. Candidates will be evaluated on their demonstrated potential for and commitment to a career in engineering, outstanding academic performance and depth of knowledge about the issue or challenge addressed in the essay.
One winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship to be used toward eligible expenses for tuition, fees, books and room and board during the 2005 calendar year. The winner will be announced in December 2004.
Submission materials, guidelines and essay questions are available at www.kellyengineering.com . Kelly Engineering Resources must receive applications for the scholarship no later than June 30, 2004.
Kelly Engineering Resources created the Future Engineers scholarship program to encourage student interest in a career in engineering, to foster excellence in the engineering field and to help alleviate a critical current and future shortage of highly qualified engineers.
About Kelly Engineering Resources
With more than 35 years of industry experience, Kelly Engineering Resources offers services throughout the United States, Australia, France, Germany and the United Kingdom covering more than 40 major cities. Kelly Engineering Resources provides all types and levels of engineers, technicians, designers, drafters and manufacturing specialists, logistics, project controls and other engineering support personnel. For more information about Kelly Engineering Resources, visit www.kellyengineering.com .
About Kelly Services
Kelly Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: KELYA, KELYB) is a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Troy, Mich., offering staffing solutions that include temporary services, staff leasing, outsourcing, vendor on-site and full-time placement. Kelly serves 200,000 customers through more than 2,500 company owned and operated offices in 26 countries. Kelly provides employment for nearly 700,000 employees annually, with skills including office services, accounting, engineering, information technology, law, science, marketing, light industrial, education, health care and home care. Revenue in 2003 was $4.3 billion. Visit www.kellyservices.com .SOURCE Kelly Services, Inc.
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