Do you like cars? Maybe you like restoring older cars or working on your own car. Or, you appreciate new cars and the new technology that comes with them, such as self-driving cars. Maybe you love cars so much that you want to go into the automotive industry. These scholarships are for students who love cars.
Sponsor: Specialty Equipment Market Association
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: March 1, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. Citizens enrolled in a program of study at an accredited university, college or post-secondary vocational-technical program located within the United States. Applicant must be planning to enter the automotive industry and may be majoring in Accounting/Finance, Auto Body/Collision Repair, Automotive Technology, Business, Communications/PR, Engineering, Graphic Design/Web Design, Industrial Design, Information Technology, Journalism, Manufacturing, Marketing/Sales, Motorsports, Supply Chain/Logistics, or Transportation.
NIADA Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) Foundation
Closing Date: March 12, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are legally residing in one of the four NIADA Regions. Applicant must submit completed application and an essay discussing their interest in the automotive industry.
Closing Date: April 1, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college freshmen, sophomores, or juniors in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on one of two given topics related to motor vehicles.
Next Generation Scholarship
Closing Date: September 21, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students in the United States or Australia. Applicant must submit an essay on the following topic: “Sustainable Automotive Innovations for the Future”.