Scholarships

Scholarship Details

At AmericanTrucks we are passionate about our mission to serve the community that supports us. We've recognized a growing trend in the building trades industry. Educational programs are receiving a lot of attention from national leaders and it’s our goal to be involved in a meaningful way.

  • With that in mind, we are pleased to offer 4 x $2000 scholarships to students pursuing a career in the traditional building trades such as HVAC, carpentry, electrical, or related fields of study.
  • Two scholarships will be awarded for the fall semester, and two scholarships will be awarded for the spring semester each year.

 

Eligibility

 

Note: All scholarship applicants are required to submit proof of enrollment* when submitting applications to scholarships@americantrucks.com

*Proof of enrollment can be anything from a screenshot of current/upcoming class schedule, to a letter from an administrator confirming your enrollment on the school’s letterhead.

How to Apply

  • To apply, please write a 750-1500 word essay describing who you are and how you plan to use your education to contribute to a thriving community of trade workers who are dedicated to a hands-on approach to knowledge development.
  • Scholarships should be emailed in PDF format or as a Microsoft Word document to scholarships@americantrucks.com along with proof of current enrollment as outlined above.
  • AmericanTrucks Scholarships are non-renewable; however, previous scholarship winners are eligible to reapply for future scholarship awards by writing and submitting a new essay. Entries are limited to one essay per student per semester.

Deadlines

  • AmericanTrucks Scholarships are permanent, accepting submissions year-round as follows:
  • Spring: By 12:00 pm on October 15
  • Fall: By 12:00pm on June 15
  • Note: Winners are notified by November 15th for the spring scholarship and June 15th for the fall scholarship. Awards are mailed directly to the school, or to the student directed as a tuition payment to the school.

About AmericanTrucks

    • AmericanTrucks.com is a leading online aftermarket retailer serving the needs of all late-model Silverado & Sierra owners and enthusiasts. We test everything we sell and offer it at the best possible price. As passionate truck enthusiasts ourselves, we are pleased to offer award-winning customer service as well as a growing collection of installation guides, product reviews, and parts videos. Our 115,000+ sq. ft. warehouse is located just 45 minutes outside of Philadelphia, PA.
    • AmericanTrucks founders, Andrew and Steve Voudouris are proud recipients of the EY Entrepreneur of the Year award, a program that recognizes business leaders in more than 60 countries worldwide.

Questions

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Our Program:

  • We are offering 4 currently enrolled students or high school seniors who are pursuing post-secondary education an opportunity to be awarded $2,000 in tuition assistance towards their upcoming semester! This scholarship is ongoing and will be available for both the spring and fall semesters each year.

  • Those students who have exceptional drive and ambition should submit a 700-1500 word essay to scholarships@americanmuscle.com telling us who you are and how you plan on using your automotive education to incite positive change and innovation within the custom car industry. All entries must be submitted as a PDF or Microsoft Word document to be eligible for consideration and must also be accompanied by proof of current enrollment in an accredited United States college or university.

  • Please submit your essays by 12:00PM EST on October 15th for all spring semester applicants and by June 15th for all fall applicants. Winning scholarships will be paid directly to the school as a tuition payment.

  • Winners will be selected by November 15th for all spring contestants and by July 15th for fall applicants.

  • This is a permanent program that is offered every year and is open for submissions each spring and fall semester!

Who is Eligible:

  • Only students currently enrolled full-time in an American college, technical institute, or high school seniors planning to attend a college or post-secondary institution are eligible to be awarded a scholarship through this program.

  • AmericanMuscle Student Scholarships are non-renewable, however, winning applicants may re-enter in future contests by writing and resubmitting a new essay. Only one essay per student, per semester is allowed.

  • Scholarships are restricted to those students pursuing an automotive degree or related field of study.

  • All applicants must include some form of proof of enrollment when submitting applications to scholarships@americanmuscle.com.

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