2019 Full Scholarship Application Information

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Tool Set Description (pdf)

Scholarship Assignment (pdf)  (for Automotive Instructor use)

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SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT


The Foundation of the Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers is pleased to announce that scholarships will be available in 2019 for graduating high school seniors, adult students and continuing technical college students who are pursuing a career in the auto and truck industry. Current technical college students must be in their first year of a two-year program to be eligible. Scholarships consist of tuition, Snap-on Tools and employment assistance. The Foundation of WATDA awards 70 to 90 scholarships per year to students attending Wisconsin Technical Colleges for:s:

  1. Automotive       2. Diesel     3. Auto Collision 4. Motorcycle
 
COMPLETE APPLICATION FILE INCLUDES:
  • On-line application form.
  • One letter of recommendation from a person such as former teacher or high school counselor, local auto or truck dealer, minister or priest, employer or neighbor.
  • The completed on-line evaluation form preferably completed by your automotive instructor or employer.
  • Your high school transcript. If your school does not use a 4.0 scale, please have your GPA converted to a 4.0 scale before submitting it. You may send additional transcripts as they become available and they will be added to your file. Current technical college students must also provide their first semester technical college grades.
  • Testing: Provide your ACT test scores and send an e-mail to jlolson@watda.org to request to have the Bennett Mechanical and DAT Spatial tests sent to you. Current technical college students are exempt from this requirement.
Application File must be completed by JANUARY 15, 2019.

All documents should be sent to:
         The Foundation WATDA                                                              Fax: (608) 251-4379
         150 E. Gilman St., Suite A                                                           Email: jlolson@watda.org
         Madison, WI 53703

No FAFSA or income information is required to apply for this scholarship.

INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
BE SURE TO KEEP COPIES FOR YOUR RECORDS.


Questions concerning this process can be director to Julie Olson, Program Director
at (608) 251-4631 or emailed to jlolson@watda.org

Scholarships will be awarded in the spring and summer of 2019 with funding to begin with the 2019 fall semester. 
The Application and sample test questions are available on our website:

 

The application and testing deadline for all scholarships is January 15, 2019
 
  
Questions and Supporting Documentation should be sent to:
Julie Olson
The Foundation of WATDA
150 East Gilman Street, Suite A
Madison, WI  53703

Fax: (608) 251-4379

Email: jlolson@watda.org
 
 
Thank you for your assistance in promoting our scholarships in Wisconsin.
We have awarded over 1,900 scholarships since we established this program.

 



 


 

Kara S. Nania

Foundation Vice President


Office: (608) 251-3603
Mobile: (608) 333-9216

knania@watda.org

Julie L. Olson

Program Director


(608) 251-4631


jlolson@watda.org