SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Aug. 27, 2014) — Robert Bosch L.L.C. has established an education scholarship and employment grant program through the Universal Technical Institute (UTI) Foundation with a gift of $50,000.
The scholarships will assist students by funding a portion of their technical education at UTI’s Lisle, Ill., campus. Multiple $1,000 scholarships and employment grants will be awarded, the company said.
“Bosch supports high quality, technical education as a key foundation for the next generation of automotive and diesel technicians,” said Odd Joergenrud, regional president North America, automotive aftermarket division, Robert Bosch L.L.C.
To be eligible for the Bosch scholarship, students must meet all UTI admissions requirements, plus the specific Bosch scholarship requirements that can be found at UTI’s website. Not all applicants may be selected to receive a scholarship, the institute said.
Scottsdale-based UTI offers post-secondary education for professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians. The institute offers undergraduate degree, diploma and certificate programs at 11 campuses across the U.S., as well as manufacturer-specific training programs at dedicated training centers.
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||