DEWALT Trades Scholarship

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Scholarship Description

Stanley Black & Decker has established the DEWALT Trades Scholarship to assist individuals attending a two-year college or vocational-technical school who are pursuing a trade degree/certificate in an industry aligned with the Stanley Black & Decker Trade Goals – including but are not limited to Construction, Industrial, Motor/Power Sector, Mechanics, and Technology. The DEWALT Trades Scholarship is providing 20 awards of up to $10,000 each to students and makers pursuing full-time study at two-year colleges or vocational-technical schools.

Applicants of the DEWALT Trades Scholarship award must:

• Be citizens of the United States or Canada. • Be high school seniors or graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduate students. • Plan to enroll or are enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year college or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year • Majoring in a trade construction, industrial, motor/power sector, mechanics, or technology degree/certificate, which includes but are not limited to the following fields: - Automotive Technology - Aviation Technology - Carpentry - Construction - Diesel Technology - Electrical Technology - Fire Science - Heavy Equipment Operation - HVAC - Machinery - Manufacturing - Pipefitting - Plumbing - Welding

Award information:

• If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $5,000 award • Up to 40 awards will be granted • Awards are one-time only. Past recipients may not re-apply • Awards are for undergraduate study only

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

• Trade essay • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities • Work experience • Statement of educational and career goals and objectives • Unusual personal or family circumstances • Consideration of academic record

Provided there are qualified applicants, preference will be given to those that self-identify as American Indian or Alaska Native, Indigenous Peoples, First Nations, Inuit and Métis, Asian, Black or African American, Hispanic or Latino, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, and/or be an individual with a disability, and/or self-identify as 2SLGBTQIA+. Scholarship Search