DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (March 12, 2014) — The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) is offering students a scholarship covering one year’s tuition to Ohio Technical College (OTC) as part of its Memorial Scholarship Fund.
SEMA said the tuition, valued at up to $29,400, encourages and supports those pursuing careers in the automotive aftermarket. Covering all aspects of vehicle customization, the association offers scholarships to students who are interested in the industry, whether it is working hands-on with vehicles or in an office job such as business management, sales, marketing, journalism, IT or international relations.
“Students coming through the SEMA Scholarship Program have demonstrated great potential and share the enthusiasm and passion that has fueled our industry,” said Zane Clark, SEMA education director.
“Our hope is that we’ll continue to attract highly qualified students who will contribute and make strong, positive impacts in our industry.”
The application deadline is March 28. For additional details, visit SEMA’s website.
When is the last time you attended one of the national tire industry trade shows, such as SEMA, ITEC or the North American Tire & Retread Expo?
|I try and take in at least one show a year.||
|I usually attend one every few years.||
|There are so many tire maker and distributor meetings each year, I don’t see a need to attend one of the national shows.||
|I don’t find value in these shows and haven’t been to one in years.||
|I’d like to but I am too busy||