BETHESDA, Md. — The University of the Aftermarket Foundation is accepting applications for automotive scholarships.
The deadline for application submissions at the Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship Central website is March 31.
Interested candidates can view a wide array of scholarship opportunities, ranging from $1,000 to $10,000, available from the University of the Aftermarket Foundation and more than 30 industry organizations.
Hundreds of scholarships are available for students enrolled in four-year and two-year colleges, as well as ASE/NATEF certified automotive, collision and heavy duty post-secondary schools, the foundation said.
By completing a single application online, students can be considered for multiple scholarships for the 2019-20 school year. To receive information and reminders about the University of the Aftermarket Foundation Scholarship Program, interested parties can text their name and email address to 720-903-2206.
A full list of scholarships is featured on the Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship Central home page with links to pages outlining each organization's scholarship details, eligibility requirements and awards. To apply for as many scholarships as possible, applicants should read the individual pages thoroughly to ensure they include the proper information required by each organization, the foundation said.
"We are very pleased to be able to offer so many scholarship opportunities for the 2019-20 school year and encourage interested students to apply today," said Danielle Sonnefeld, co-chairman of the University of the Aftermarket Foundation scholarship committee.
"Every completed scholarship application is reviewed by all the organizations where the candidate meets the qualifications. Last year dozens of students received multiple awards from one application."
The University of the Aftermarket Foundation funds millions of dollars of scholarships, grants, research and ongoing educational programs to help develop the aftermarket workforce.
More details about the scholarship opportunities can be found at automotivescholarships.com.