Educational Aid/Tuition Assistance
Our people are our greatest asset. Gates is pleased to provide educational assistance programs for the financial assistance of employees’ continued learning, development and foundational education. Gates recognizes that the skills and knowledge of its employees are critical to the success of the organization. The educational assistance program encourages personal development through formal education so that employees can maintain and improve job-related skills or enhance their careers.
Who is Eligible?
U.S. non-union full-time employees and part-time with benefits employees, working 30 hours or more, with six months continuous service are eligible to participate in the Gates Educational Aid program
Student Loan Refinancing Program
As the leader in student loan refinancing, SoFi has partnered with Gates to help you take down student debt with student loan benefits, exclusively for Gates employees and their family and friends.
SoFi consolidates and refinances federal and private student loans in order to offer rates customized to you, creating meaningful savings. Upon refinancing through sofi.com/gates, Gates employees and their family and friends receive a $300 welcome bonus*.
Additional benefits include:
- Serious savings: Members save thousands by refinancing.
- Low rates: Low variable and fixed rates with 5, 7, 10, 15 and 20-year repayment options.
- No extra fees: No application/origination fees or prepayment penalties – ever.
- Simplicity: Consolidate all existing student loans (federal and private) into a single loan with one monthly payment.
- Support when needed: Access to live customer support 7 days a week.
- Membership perks: Exclusive networking events, financial workshops and more.
If you have any questions about SoFi student loan refinancing, please visit sofi.com/gates or contact customer service by calling 855.456.7634 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also visit the SoFi FAQ page to learn more.
*Additional terms and conditions apply. If you apply and are approved, the interest rate shown in the Final Disclosure Statement will include an additional $300 welcome bonus because of your involvement with a SoFi partner company at the time of loan origination. Offer good for new customers only. Cannot be combined with other rate discounts, with the exception of the 0.25% AutoPay rate discount. SoFi reserves the right to change or terminate the Rate Discount Program to unenrolled participants at any time with or without notice.
Gates Industrial Corporation Foundation Scholarship Program
Who is Eligible?
High school juniors who are sons and daughters of active, full-time U.S. employees of the Gates Corporation or its subsidiaries can compete for these scholarships.