Hamilton, OH, April 24, 2023 – OPW recently announced its winners for the Dover Scholars Program, which awards recurring, multi-year scholarships to children of Dover employees.
Tyson Hentges, child of Acme Cryogenics employee Brian Hentges, is a high school student attending Saint Michael Albertville High School in St. Michael, MN. In the fall, he plans to study commercial aviation with a minor in coaching at the University of North Dakota.
Dylan Lee, child of OPW employee David Lee, is a high school student attending Adlai E. Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire, IL. He will attend the University of California Irvine in the fall.
Zoe Sackfield, child of RegO employee Mark Sackfield II, is a college student attending North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC and is majoring in mechanical engineering.
“Congratulations to Tyson, Dylan and Zoe for being award three of the 30 scholarships granted worldwide,” said Kevin Long, President of OPW. “We recognize that education is not only essential for the continued success of our business, but also strengthens the fabric of the communities in which our employees live and work.”
Scholarships are made available to the children of full-time employees of Dover and its Operating Companies worldwide. Selections are made by a four-member committee of college admissions professionals from prominent universities based on academic excellence, leadership abilities and extracurricular activities. Winners represent both high school seniors and current college students and may receive up to $12,000 in scholarship support over the four years of their undergraduate education. Now in its twelfth year, the program has awarded over 400 scholarships, providing nearly $3 million in financial support to deserving students.
OPW is defining what’s next through innovations designed to enhance safety, reliability, efficiency and business performance for the clean energy, retail fueling, fluid-handling and vehicle wash industries. OPW has manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific, with sales offices around the world. OPW is part of Dover Corporation. To learn more about how OPW is defining what’s next in each of its markets, visit 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 Scholars Program.