Scholarships for Transportation Majors

Are you interested in a career in transportation or logistics? If you are pursuing a degree in this field, you will be happy to know that there are several avenues you can explore to obtain a scholarship to help you pay for your education. Some of these awards are memorial scholarships sponsored by community foundations and other groups. Professional organizations such as the Institute of Industrial Engineers and the Society of Automotive Engineers sponsor scholarships for transportation majors – both undergrads and graduate students. Corporate-sponsored scholarships are also available, as are awards granted by colleges and universities offering degree programs in transportation. To be eligible, you may need to maintain a certain GPA, demonstrate involvement in a relevant field and provide letters of recommendation. Get more details about scholarships for transportation majors by referring to the list below.

Showing 1-12 of 12 scholarships
View Details Yanmar/SAE Scholarship Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Agriculture|Construction|Transportation|Power Generation|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|Post-graduate|
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Sponsored by the SAE Foundation through the generous support of the Yanmar America Corporation, the Yanmar/SAE Scholarship was established to promote their philosophy. Yanmar is deeply committed to all aspects of marine transportation, agriculture, construction and general manufacturing industries and is the largest manufacturer of non-vehicle-use diesel engines.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details E.J. Sierleja Memorial Fellowship Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • Nov-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Transportation|Rail Transportation|
  • Organization: Associated with the |Institute of Industrial Engineers Student Chapter|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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The scholarship aims to recognize excellence in scholarly activities and leadership of the industrial engineering profession. It is open to graduate student pursuing advanced studies in the area of transportation, with priority given to students focusing on rail transportation.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Transportation|Supply Chain Management|Logistics|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit undergraduate students pursuing a career in transportation, logistics, or supply chain management.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details L.L. Waters Scholarship APICS Educational and Research Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Transportation|Logistics|Physical Distribution|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
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The L.L. Waters Scholarship is was established to encourage advanced study in the field of transportation, logistics, physical distribution. The scholarship is to honor of Dr. L.L. Waters professor of Transportation and Business History in Indiana University's School of Business
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Hooper Memorial Scholarship Transportation Clubs International (TCI) Scholarship
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Jul-25-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Transportation Logistics|Supply Chain Management|Traffic Management|Transportation Safety|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
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The Hooper Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors and college undergraduate students. Applicants must be in the fields of transportation logistics, supply-chain management, traffic management, transportation safety
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Denny Lydic Scholarship Transportation Clubs International (TCI) Scholarship
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Jul-25-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Transportation Logistics|Supply Chain Management|Traffic Management|Transportation Safety|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|
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The Denny Lydic Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors and undergraduate students. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in fields of transportation logistics, supply-chain management, traffic management, transportation safety.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Buick Achievers Scholarship Scholarship America/GM Foundation
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  • 25,000
  • 50 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Chemical Engineering|Manufacturing Engineering|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Engineering Technology|Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Automotive Design|Environmental Engineering|Software Engineering|Graphic Design|Information Technology|Computer Engineering|Sculpture|Materials Science|Mechatronics|Control Engineering|Systems Engineering|Energy Engineering|Plastic/Polymers Engineering|Product Design|Transportation Design|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Puerto Rico| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|
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The Buick Achievers Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors, high school graduates, or current undergraduate students. Applicants must be attending accredited four-year college or university based in the U.S. or Puerto Rico and demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industries
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Eisenhower Grants for Research Fellowships American Psychological Association
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Transportation|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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These grants were established to benefit students enrolled full-time at an accredited U.S. institution of higher education pursuing a degree in a transportation-related discipline. Applicants must be planning to pursue a career in the field of transportation after higher-level education. These grants help acquaint undergraduate and graduate students with transportation research, development, and technology transfer activities at U.S. Department of Transportation facilities.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Frank J. Richter Scholarship American Association of Railroad Superintendents
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Transportation|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Canada Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational support to outstanding undergraduate or graduate students who are enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Texas Transportation Scholarship Transportation Clubs International (TCI) Scholarship
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Jul-25-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Transportation Logistics|Supply Chain Management|Traffic Management|Transportation Safety|
  • Residence: Live in |Texas|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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Texas Transportation Scholarship was established in memory of Gene Landis. The scholarship is provided to students from Texas. The applicants must be graduating high school senior or college undergraduate in the fields of transportation logistics, supply-chain management, traffic management, transportation safety and/or related transportation industry operations and services.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Robert E. Simmonds Memorial Scholarship Decatur County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Transportation Mechanics|
  • School (K-12): |North Decatur High School, Greensburg, IN|Greensburg Community High School, Greensburg, IN|
  • School (College): |Post-secondary School|
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This scholarship was formed in memory of Robert E. Simmonds. It is open to all graduating seniors of Greensburg Community High School or North Decatur High School who will be pursuing a post-secondary degree in transportation mechanics.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Charlotte Woods Memorial Scholarship Transportation Clubs International (TCI) Scholarship
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Jul-25-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Transportation Logistics|Supply Chain Management|Traffic Management|Transportation Safety|
  • Organization: Logistics and Transportation National Association (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
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The Charlotte Woods Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors and college undergraduate students. Applicants must be a member or dependent of the Logistics and Transportation National Association.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
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