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The Association of Diesel Specialists is the worldwide diesel industry’s leading trade association, dedicated to the highest level of service on diesel fuel injection and related systems. A.D.S. has over 700 corporate and individual members in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and more than 57 other countries.
The Association of Diesel Specialists Ortner Scholarship Program
In 1995, the Association of Diesel Specialists and the Ortner Foundation’s trustees approved the Ortner Scholarship Program. The scholarships, administered by the ADS Technical Education Committee, seek to recruit new students into diesel training programs at ADS Technical Training Members Institutions. A total of 10 scholarships are offered each year, and are available to first-year students as well as to second-year students.
To be eligible for a scholarship, the student must:
ADS Technical Training Members Schools:
A listing of all the ADS Technical Training Member Schools can be found at www.diesel.org or by calling ADS Headquarters at 816.285.0810
ADS awarded 7 scholarships in 2023
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Association of Diesel Specialists
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