The Clunker Junker offers a $1,000 scholarship for females interested in careers in automotive technology. Since she was a little girl, the Clunker Junker founder Valerie Mitz has been a car fanatic. Valarie loves learning about, modifying, and maintaining her own cars. In fact, she changes her own oil, does brake jobs, installs performance parts and more! The Clunker Junker wants to help young women pursue careers in automotive technology, and hopes that this scholarship is a start.
Who is eligible to apply for the Clunker Junker Scholarship?
This scholarship is open to all college aged females who are pursuing a degree or certification in an automotive technology field such as engineering, mechanics, design, or auto body at an accredited college or technical school in the winter of 2020.
How much is this scholarship worth?
The Clunker Junker Scholarship is worth a generous $1000!
How do you apply for this scholarship?
To apply for the scholarship, please write a minimum 500 word essay telling how you became interested in automotive technology, what your career goals and ambitions are, and why you feel you’re the best qualified for this scholarship.
The lucky winner will be selected based on essay quality, grammar and writing style, personality, and thoughtfulness. Make sure you give yourself plenty of time to write your essay!
You can email your essay to [email protected] by September 2, 2020 at 6:00pm EST. Please also include the following details:
- Name, address, phone number, and date of birth
- Your parent’s contact information if you are under the age of 18
- The name of the school or institution you attend or are planning to attend
- The area of focus you are studying or plan to study
When is the Clunker Junker Scholarship application due?
The deadline to apply for this scholarship is September 2, 2020.
Best of luck to all who apply!