Buick Achievers Scholarship Program

  • Website Address
  • https://www.scholarships.com/scc.aspx?pid=1108
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • One Scholarship Way
  • St. Peter, MN 56082
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • February 29, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • 50
  • Maximum Amount
  • $25,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Awards of up to $25,000 are renewable up to four years, and one additional year for those entering a five-year engineering program or until a bachelor's degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Renewal is contingent upon maintaining a 3.0 GPA, full-time enrollment & continuing to major in an eligible field of study.

    Making a difference today and becoming a leader for tomorrow. If those words describe you, we can help. The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program, funded by the GM Foundation, is designed to help students who are leaders in both the classroom and their communities, but who may not have the financial means to attend college. The scholarship program will award 50 renewable scholarships for up to $25,000 per year. The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program is open to high school seniors or college undergraduate students who plan to major in a specified course of study that focuses oneEngineering, technology, or select design programs at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States or Puerto Rico. Scholarships will be awarded based on participation and leadership in community and school activities, interest in the automotive industry, academic achievement, and financial need. Special consideration will be given to those who are a first-generation college student, female, minority, military veteran or a dependent of military personnel.

    Eligibility:
    -Academic achievement
    -Financial need
    -Participation and leadership in community and school activities, work experience and interest in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industry
    *Please note special consideration will be given to the following applicants: first-generation college, female, minority, military veteran or a dependent of military personnel.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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