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MI Charitable Foundation Awards $50K in Scholarships to Graduating High School Seniors

Posted Jun 14, 2022

HARRISBURG, Pa. (June 14, 2022) – The MI Charitable Foundation awarded a record 50 scholarships to graduating seniors from around the country in 2022.

Each of the 50 students will receive $1,000 to offset the cost of their postsecondary education. Winners were selected based on a variety of criteria, including an essay outlining how they can make an impact in their community. A committee from the MI Foundation then chose the recipients, who were notified last month.

“It was such a hard decision this year because we had a large number of worthy applicants,” MI Foundation Specialist Gwen Mallon said. “It’s heartening to know that there are so many young people in the country who are not only fantastic students, but also compassionate advocates for their schools and communities.”

Since its creation in 2018, the MI Foundation’s scholarship program has awarded more than $100,000 to deserving recipients. The students have used the money to expand their education at variety of institutions across the country.

MI Foundation Awards $50K in Scholarships to Graduating High School Seniors


In 2015, the MI Charitable Foundation was founded on the belief that we all have an obligation to help our fellow citizens. The charitable foundation has committees at each of our locations that raise and donate funds for their local communities, as well as three noteworthy causes – veterans’ affairs, children’s wellbeing, and cancer. The MI Charitable Foundation is the philanthropic arm of MITER Brands.


MITER Brands™ is a residential window and door manufacturer that produces a leading portfolio of window and door brands for the new construction and replacement segments. Through MI Windows and Doors, Milgard Windows & Doors, and Sunrise Windows & Doors, MITER Brands is one of the largest suppliers of precision-built and energy-efficient windows and doors, with more than 10 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States servicing thousands of dealers. For more information visit: miterbrands.com, miwindows.com or milgard.com.

“We’re so pleased that we’re able to support these amazing young people on their journeys,” Mallon said.


Learn more about the MI Charitable Foundation and all its good work at: miwindows.com/foundation

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