Buick Achievers Scholarship Program GM Foundation

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program - GM Foundation
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  • Due February 29, 2017
  • Up to $25,000 per year for 50 first-time freshmen or existing college students, renewable for up to four years and one additional year for those entering a qualified five-year engineering program
  • Applicants must:

    • Be high school seniors, high school graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduate students.

    • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university based in the U.S. or Puerto Rico for the entire 2015–16 academic year. Proprietary and online schools are not eligible.

    • Plan to major in a specified course of study that focuses on Engineering, Technology, or select Design and Business related programs of study. See the list of eligible majors.

    • Demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industries using these areas of study.

    • Be U.S. citizens and have permanent residence in the United States or Puerto Rico.

    Excluded from consideration are employees and relatives of employees of Scholarship Management Services, Scholarship America and their affiliates and subcontractors, and GM Foundation directors, officers and staff and their relatives. Although GM employees are not eligible, relatives of General Motors employees are eligible.

  • Scholarship recipients are selected based on the following factors:

    • Academic achievement and financial need

    • Participation and leadership in community and school activities, work experience and interest in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industries

    • Please note, special consideration will be given to the following applicants: first-generation college attendees, females, minorities, military veterans and dependents of military personnel

    The majority of the scholarships will be awarded to students majoring in STEM disciplines.

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