Every year, SEMA helps students pay for their college tuition and SEMA members pay off their student loans. Students from all academic and technical disciplines that lead to careers in the automotive industry are welcome to apply. The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund is dedicated to fostering the next generation of automotive aftermarket industry leaders and innovators. Applicants must be either incoming freshmen or have continued enrollment in college, university or post-secondary career and technology school in the United States.
Assistance is available for career paths in the automotive industry in accounting, engineering, race car driver/crew, administration information technology, sales/marketing, advertising, business, manufacturing, technician, design/graphics, photography/journalism, and transportation. A minimum 2.5 GPA is required as well. Scholarship winner & non-winner notifications will be sent at the end of June.