SEMA Memorial Scholarship

Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA)

The SEMA Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing a career in automotive industry or related field. Applicants must be U.S. Citizen with a minimum of 2.5 GPA

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Minimum GPA:
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Citizenship:
    Be a U.S. Citizen
  • College:
    Enrolled full-time in a program of study at an accredited university, college or post-secondary vocational/technical program located within the United States, at the time of application.
  • Major/Career:
    Assistance is available for career paths in the automotive industry in: Accounting, Engineering, Race Car Driver/Crew, Administration, Information Technology, Sales/Marketing, Advertising, Manufacturing, Technicians, Design/Graphics, Photo/Journalism, Transportation
  • Extracurricular:
    Provide personal background information: Academic Activities, Community Service, Extracurricular Activities, Automotive-Related

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Essay:
    Provide two (2) 250-word essays in response to the following questions:a) Why do you want to pursue a career in the automotive aftermarket? What do you feel you can contribute to this industry?b) The automotive aftermarket is driven by the passion of the people in it. What drives you? What inspires you? Why should you be awarded a SEMA Memorial Scholarship?
  • Recommendation Letters:
    Provide one (1) letter of recommendation:From a post-secondary teacher, administrator or guidance counselor; someone who is familiar with your academic performance. (Letter from a relative or friend will not be accepted.)The recommendation must be submitted online; a document may not be uploaded or mailed
  • Other Materials:
    Optional: You have the option to upload a drawing, sketch or other material that supports your application or helps to express your individuality.Provide personal background information Activities,Honors and Awards, Applicant Work Experience, Military Experience

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