After serving as an Army Air Corps Officer in World War II and the Korean Conflict, Mr. Lee was employed as Plant Manager with Vulcans predecessor . . . National Safety Engineers in Birmingham. He progressed to General Manager when, in 1966, Vulcan Signs and Stampings, Inc. was formed, with Mr. Lee as its first president.
Soon thereafter, the company was moved to Foley, Alabama and later renamed Vulcan, Inc. Mr. Lee served as President and Board Chairman during a period of significant expansion and acquisition by the company, and continued to serve as Chairman of the Board until his death in 2011. In 1969, he initiated the Foley High School Top 10 Academic Banquet and was instrumental in the establishment of a similar program at Robertsdale High School.Vulcan Scholar Awards - $ 6,000.00
For award consideration, a candidate must meet each of several criteria. A candidate must:
To apply for the scholarship, a candidate must submit a completed application along with an official High School Transcript. A full disclosure of current student loans or other financial aid must be included in the application.
Applications may be obtained from faculty members at Foley, Gulf Shores or Robertsdale High School about mid-February of each year. Completed applications must be submitted to Vulcan Scholarships, Inc, PO Box 1850, Foley, AL 36536.
The Foundation Selection Committees review each application and evaluates each candidate based on the following categories:
To receive Scholarship payments, the recipient must remain enrolled in a fully accredited Engineering curriculum and must provide to the Foundations Treasurer the following information each grading period:
Upon receipt of the required information, Scholarship award payments are made at the start of each academic period to the institution for credit to the recipients account.