Valvoline Automotive Technical Scholarship
The Valvoline Automotive Technical Scholarship has been announced.
Valvoline has announced a scholarship programme to help students pursue a career in automotive technology. The programme, known as the Valvoline Automotive Technical Scholarship, will award five $1,000 scholarships, as well as a $10,000 grand prise scholarship….
Valvoline has announced a scholarship programme to help students pursue a career in automotive technology. The programme, known as the Valvoline Automotive Technical Scholarship, will award five $1,000 scholarships as well as a $10,000 grand prise scholarship.
The scholarship programme is available to students between the ages of 16 and 25 who plan to attend an accredited technical or vocational institution.
Students can apply for the scholarship by visiting www.valvoline.com/pages/prizezone. Scholarship applications will be accepted beginning May 7, with a deadline of December 1. From July 15 to November 15, monthly drawings will be held. The winner of the $10,000 grand prise scholarship will be chosen on or around December 15.
The scholarship prizes are not based on financial need and will be given directly to the qualified institution chosen by Valvoline for the winners to use.
“Valvoline has always encouraged do-it-yourselfers to take better care of their engines,” said John Stotz, Valvoline’s director of brand management. “The Valvoline Automotive Technical Scholarship programme demonstrates Valvoline’s commitment to young adults with a passion for cars and vehicle maintenance who want assistance in pursuing an automotive technical education.”
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