More than 40 organizations award diesel and commercial heavy duty technology scholarships

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     Accepting 2025 applications 

     Application Deadline: March 31, 2025

Thinking about a career in diesel or heavy duty equipment service? Good choice! Servicing or supplying parts for commercial vehicle maintenance and repair is a rewarding career! A scholarship will help pave the way.

Since 1986, the University of the Aftermarket Foundation has provided funding for aftermarket education programs and research. By awarding grants throughout each year, the Foundation financially supports the continued development and distribution of courses in every-broadening areas. By supporting such academic offerings, the Foundation and its donor ensure that education will have a stabilizing influence in the ever-changing and increasingly complex aftermarket.

Heavy Duty Scholarships - Supporting the Industry's Future

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In 2023, 385 scholarships were awarded for a total of $642,750!

887 complete applications were considered for scholarships by more than 40 donor organizations.

That is the power of our program: By completing a single application at the website, students can be considered for multiple scholarships.

– 43% of applicants in 2023 received a scholarship
– 10% of winners received multiple scholarships

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Help contribute to the heavy duty aftermarket future.