MARCELINE, Mo., June 6, 2023 – Walsworth has awarded nine scholarships worth a total of $111,000 to nine 2023 graduates.
In 1984, Walsworth established a scholarship program for the children of employees, and to date, more than 228 scholarships have been awarded for a total of more than $2.6 million. This year, Walsworth is awarding six $16,000, four-year scholarships and three $5,000, two-year scholarships to 2023 graduating seniors.
Four-year, $16,000 Scholarship Recipients
Two-year, $5,000 Scholarship Recipients
Graduating seniors with a parent or guardian employed at Walsworth are eligible for the annual scholarship. The children of company officers, vice presidents, upper management and outside sales representatives are excluded from the Walsworth Scholarship Program. Two-year scholarships are awarded for use at trade schools and two-year community colleges. Four-year scholarships can be used at accredited four-year colleges and universities.
Walsworth is a top-five book and magazine printer, a catalog printer, and the only family-owned printer of yearbooks. Started in 1937 by Don Walsworth, current leadership is under the second and third generations: Don O. Walsworth, CEO, and his son, Don Walsworth, president. The company operates from administrative offices and book printing and binding facilities in Marceline, Missouri; a prepress facility in Brookfield, Missouri; a sales and marketing office in Overland Park, Kansas; and magazine and catalog printing facilities in Saint Joseph, Michigan; Ripon, Wisconsin; and Fulton, Missouri. Additionally, Walsworth owns the Donning Company Publishers, a specialty book publisher.
Vice President, Marketing & Communications