Crown Supports the Workforce of Tomorrow with John F. Connelly Scholarships

Friday, September 16, 2016

Ninety-seven children of Crown employees around the world were recently recognized as recipients of the John F. Connelly Scholarship Fund. Since its launch 25 years ago, the fund has attracted approximately 18,500 applicants and has awarded over $3.8 million dollars to support one year of post-secondary education for 1,873 students. This year's recipients were chosen from 685 applications, representing 110 Crown locations in 25 countries.

John F. Connelly served as Crown’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for 33 years. Connelly was well known for his strong commitment and loyalty to the Crown corporate family, always encouraging self-improvement and employee growth opportunities throughout his career.

Learn more about how the John F. Connelly Scholarship Fund is helping the children of CROWN employees continue their education.