Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
18
Days
June 6 2024
Application Deadline
Yes
Renewable
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What you'll need:
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  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
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Dan M. Reichard, Jr. Scholarship

Description

The Dan M. Reichard, Jr. Scholarship will be awarded to an applicant dedicated to a career in the business administration or management area of the transit industry. Applicants should demonstrate a continued interest in a career in the public transportation industry, high academic achievement, need for financial assistance, and involvement in extracurricular citizenship and leadership activities. Applicants must be college students or those seeking advanced degrees. All returning applicants must be sponsored by a member organization of the American Public Transportation Association (APTA). Any member may serve as a sponsor. First-time applicants are not required to obtain a sponsor. Two letters of recommendation that should address the applicant's commitment, demonstrated interest, and career goals in public transportation must be submitted. Recommendations must not come from relatives. Applicants must be in good academic standing. They must enclose documentation from their school verifying they are in good academic standing and that they are maintaining the required class load. Please visit the scholarship's website or contact the American Public Transportation Foundation for more information.

Amount Details

$5,000
Low Amount Awarded
$12,000
High Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Business/Consumer Services, Transportation

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Verification of enrollment; Copy of fee schedule; Signature of APTA sponsor
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Transcript
For more info, please visit our site
Contact foundation@apta.com
Tel: 202-496-4859 Address 1300 I Street NW
Suite 1200 East
Washington, DC 20005