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American Public Transportation Foundation Scholarship

 

Description

Scholarships are for college level students or transit professionals who are interested in pursuing or advancing in a career in the public transportation industry and who meet the following criteria: College sophomores (30 hours or more satisfactorily completed), juniors, seniors, or those seeking advanced degrees may apply for scholarships. Enrolled in a fully accredited institution, have and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA in course work that is relevant to the industry or required of a degree program, and demonstrate a strong interest in entering the public transportation industry. All applicants must be sponsored by a member organization of the American Public Transportation Association (APTA). Any member may serve as a sponsor.

 

Eligiblity Information

Academic Level:
Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Masters

Age minimum or maximum:*
No

Open to international students:
Yes

Required to demonstrate financial need:
No

Discipline Area(s):
Social Sciences
Other: Public Transportation-Related Fields of Study

Minimum GPA:
Yes
If yes, what is the minimum? 3.0

Demographic Information (preferred or required):
All, International students

Award type:
Scholarship

Amount Awarded:
$1,000 to $4,999

 

Application Information:

Application Deadline:
June

Date application is available:
Varies

USC endorsement required:
No

Sponsor:

American Public Transportation Foundation

 

Contact Information:

Website:
http://www.aptfd.org/our-work/Pages/Scholarship-Program-Guidelines.aspx