OPW Announces Local Winner of the 2017 Dover Sons & Daughters Scholarship Program

By OPW | May 18, 2017

Hamilton, OH, May 18, 2017 – OPW announced today the name of its local winner of the Dover Sons & Daughters Scholarship Program. The Dover Sons & Daughters Scholarship recognizes outstanding high school seniors and current college students who are the children of Dover employees and who have demonstrated excellence through their academic record, test scores, leadership abilities and through their extracurricular activities and work record. Awardees may receive up to $10,000 in undergraduate scholarship support contingent upon maintaining academic and program eligibility.  Now in its sixth year, this program has made 225 awards totaling $1.4 million in scholarship support. 

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Mariana Bulle, a 2017 graduate of Instituto Thomas Jefferson (Queretaro, Mexico), was selected to receive a $2,500 scholarship.
In the fall, Mariana will attend the Universidad Anahuac and major in medicine. Mariana is the child of Alex Bulle who is employed at OPW, a Dover company.

“We are pleased to recognize Mariana Bulle as one of the 32 recipients of this award,” said Kevin Long, OPW President. “Recipients of this prestigious scholarship were selected from students who applied worldwide across all Dover Operating Companies.  Being selected for this scholarship is a true honor and we commend our recipient on her wonderful achievement.”

About Dover:
Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues exceeding $7 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, specialty systems and support services through four major operating segments: Energy, Engineered Systems, Fluids, and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. Dover combines global scale with operational agility to lead the markets we serve. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of over 29,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what’s possible. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under “DOV.”

About OPW:
For 125 years, OPW has led the way in designing and manufacturing world-class retail fueling, fluid handling and car wash system solutions for the safe and efficient handling and distribution of fuels and critical fluids. OPW makes above ground and below ground products for both conventional, vapor recovery and clean energy applications in the retail and commercial markets. Additionally, OPW supplies loading arms, valves and dry-break couplings, tank truck equipment, rail car valves and equipment, and car wash systems. OPW has manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific, with sales offices around the world. OPW is part of the Dover Corporation, which is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under “DOV”. To learn more about OPW’s 125 years of providing industry-leading solutions, visit our website at www.opwglobal.com.

About The Dover Foundation:
The Dover Foundation was established in 2011. The Foundation is tax exempt under Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. The Dover Foundation is committed to supporting causes and programs that promote education and enhance the lives of Dover Company employees and their families. One such program is the Dover Sons & Daughters Scholarship Program.

Lisa Moloney, OPW Communications Manager
+1 (513) 870-3119 or lisa.moloney@opwglobal.com