American Bus Association/ABA Diversity Scholarships

The Diversity Scholarship focuses on broadening the number of traditionally underrepresented groups in the management and operation ranks of the transportation, travel, and tourism industry. Eligible candidates must have completed, at a minimum, their first year of college at an accredited university; must have a declared major or course of study relevant to the transportation, travel, and tourism industry; and must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA. Applicants are required to submit a 500-word essay discussing the role they hope to play in advancing the future of the transportation, motorcoach, travel, and tourism/hospitality industry.

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
April 6
Available to Class Level
Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Transportation, Travel/Tourism
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Special Projects Coordinator
American Bus Association
Address
111 K Street NE 9th Floor
City, State, Zip
Washington, DC , 20002
Telephone
(202) 202-218-7222
E-mail
zdeloglos@buses.org
Website
Website

Data Source: Peterson’s Private Financial Aid Database, copyright © 2016 Peterson’s, a Nelnet company. All rights reserved.