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.
Titan International and the United Steelworkers union have petitioned the U.S. International Trade Commission and U.S. Department of Commerce seeking relief from OTR tire imports from China, India and Sri Lanka. What’s your opinion?
|I wholeheartedly support their action – something needs to be done.||
|I think it’s a bad idea that could inevitably tie the hands of domestic tire makers.||
|I oppose any duties against tire importers—they only raise costs for distributors and make it harder to obtain inventory.||
|I’m kind of on the fence and not sure what’s right, but need more information before deciding.||
|I don’t really care whether or not relief is granted.||
|Total votes: 78|