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Trucker to Trucker Scholarship


Scholarship Value: $500
Awards Available: 2
Award Deadline: November 1, 2017

Trucker to Trucker is pleased to offer two opportunities for a $500 scholarship for truck driving students who are currently enrolled or will be enrolled in an accredited driving school.

Qualified applicants are welcome to submit an essay of up to 500 words which answers one of the following questions:

1) Why did you decide to become a professional driver?

2) What would a scholarship from Trucker to Trucker mean to you?

Fall Deadline

The deadline for the Fall Scholarship application is November 1st of each year. Applications will be read and judged by the editors of Trucker to Trucker LLC, and a winner will be announced on December 1st.

Applications are welcome from anybody who meets the application requirements. If you are a currently enrolled student driver working to obtain your CDL license and start a professional driving career, we invite you to apply for these scholarships.

Scholarship Details and Requirements

Basics

A) A $500 scholarship will be offered to a single applicant who meets all requirements below and completes the full application.

B) Those who apply must be at least 18 years old and be accepted to or attending a driverís training program at an accredited institution based in the United States.

C) The application must be completed in full with 300-500 word essay uploaded in Word or Text format.

Requirements

A) Applicant must be at least 18 years old and be accepted to or attending a driverís training program.

B) The Driving School must be through an accredited institution within the United States.

C) All Applicants must be a United States citizen.

D) All application fields must be filled out and include an original essay by the applicant.

E) Winning applicant must submit a photo of themselves, proof of age, and proof of enrollment at an accredited Driving School.

Process for Application

A) All sections of the application must be completed, which includes the name, address, phone, email, and name of Trucking School.

B) The information from the applicant must be truthful and accurate. Any uncompleted areas or false information will result in the disqualification of the applicant.

C) An essay of at least 300 words, but no more than 500 words, answering one of the questions given above must be uploaded and included in application. Essay should be saved as a Word (.docx or .doc) or Text (.txt) document to upload.

D) If you wish to apply, please review the application requirements and submit through the online application form.

Selection Process

A) A panel of editors for TruckertoTrucker.com will review each application and essay. The winner will be chosen based on their completion of all requirements above and the Trucker to Trucker editorsí opinions of the essay.

B) Upon notification of having won the Scholarship Award, the winner must supply a personal photo within 1 week. The image must be suitable for website use to publicize and promote the Scholarship and TruckertoTrucker.com.

Scholarship Deadlines

A) Applications are currently being accepted. The last day to submit for the Fall Scholarship is November 1st.

B) If you wish to apply for the Truck Driving Scholarship Award, please review the application requirements and submit through the online application form.

C) A Winner will be announced December 1st for Fall Applicants.



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