SEMA Scholarship Applications Due By March 29

Mar 22, 2013

The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund is offering subsidies of up to $4,000 to students interested in automobile aftermarket careers.

Scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $2,000, with $4,000 going to a top student, according to a SEMA news release.

Assistance is available for career paths in the automotive industry including restyling, sales/marketing, technicians, transportation, accounting, administration, design/graphics, engineering, information technology, photo/journalism and race car driver/crew.

A full-tuition scholarship, valued up to $29,400, will be awarded to a current attendee of Ohio Technical College (OTC).

Eligible students must currently be enrolled in a full-time program of study at an accredited university, college or vocational/technical program in the United States.

Current students and recent graduates can apply at through March, 29, 2013.

Scholarship winners will be notified in the summer of 2013.

In addition, the SEMA Loan Forgiveness Program offers $1,000 awards toward outstanding student loans for individuals employed by SEMA member companies to help recent graduates get off to a successful start in their aftermarket careers.