Nearly $300,000 distributed to 119 students and recent graduates.
This year, $307,000 was awarded to 106 individuals, including scholarships for current students and loan-forgiveness awards to employees of SEMA-member companies.
The SEMA Memorial Scholarship program offers financial assistance of up to $5,000 to help foster the next generation of automotive aftermarket industry leaders and innovators. Scholarships are available in a variety of categories, including accounting, sales, marketing and engineering.
The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund awarded $272,000 to 97 individuals this year, including scholarships for current students and loan-forgiveness awards to employees of SEMA-member companies.
SEMA is now accepting applications for the 2019 SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund for students preparing for careers in the auto or auto-parts industries.