Now Accepting 2019 Scholarship Applications
The APTF will award a minimum of twenty scholarships, ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 each, to college students or transit professionals who are pursuing or advancing a career in the public transportation industry. Awards cover the academic year, beginning in the fall 2019 semester, and assist with tuition costs or other educational expenses.
The 2019 scholars will receive free registration and a travel stipend to attend APTA’s 2019 TRANSform Conference, which will be held in New York, NY, October 13-16. At the conference, they will have the opportunity to attend workshops and sessions as well as meet with industry professionals from across the country.
Applicants must be college sophomores (30 hours or more satisfactorily completed), juniors, seniors, or those seeking advanced degrees at a fully accredited institution, with a 3.0 minimum GPA. All applicants must be sponsored by a member organization of APTA. Any member may serve as a sponsor.
All applications must be submitted electronically by 11:59 (ET) on Monday, June 17, 2019. Visit the Scholarship Guidelines page to learn more and begin your application.