This spring, ABC Auto Parts is awarding two $5,000 scholarships to qualified graduating high school seniors to pursue their dreams of a career in the automotive industry!
Qualifying students must fulfill all application requirements, meet eligibility elements, and plan to attend a technical or postsecondary vocational school, college, or university with the goal of pursuing an automotive career in any of the following fields:
No purchase necessary. No eligible applicant will be denied the scholarship because of race, sex, color, or ethnic origin. Children or family members of ABC Auto Parts employees are ineligible to participate in the scholarship program.
One application per student
Graduating high school senior or other corresponding secondary school
Application requirements must be met and all applications must be postmarked no later than April 2, 2018
Signed promotional/photo release form by parent/guardian and student
Resident or attendee of a high school located in one of the following counties:
Anderson, Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Delta, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Henderson, Hopkins, Lamar, Marion, Morris, Panola, Rains, Red River, Rusk, Smith, Titus, Upshur, Van Zandt, and Wood. In Louisiana, students must be a resident or attendee of a high school located in Caddo or Bossier Parish
Meet all eligibility requirements
Fully complete an official application form available online at ABCAutoScholarship.com or pick up an application packet at any ABC Auto Parts location
Submit a 500-word Essay: "My Plan to Impact The Automotive Aftermarket Industry"
One (1) Teacher/Community leader recommendation letter
Planned graduation date
Mail application by deadline
Deadline & Selection Process
All entries must be mailed to ABC Auto Scholarship, C/O Encore Multimedia, P.O. Box 3812, Longview, TX 75606, and all applications must be postmarked no later than April 2, 2018. The scholarship selection committee will be made up of a panel of independent judges, determined by ABC Auto Parts, who have no personal ties to the applicants. Winners will be contacted directly and announced via social media and other media channels.