Scholarships

The WB awards annual scholarships to female students studying to enter the auto care industry.

Apply for a 2017 Scholarship online! Deadline is March 31, 2017.

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In 2016, the Women’s Board awarded twenty scholarships to female students studying to enter the auto care industry.

The Kathleen Schmatz Scholarship for $10,000 and a trip to the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas, Nev. was award to Summer Miller. Miller is a student in automotive technology at Brookhaven College in Decatur, Texas.

The Becky Babcox Women’s Board scholarship recipient, Jacqueline Hower, Northwood University, received $5,000.  The 2016 Continental Female Leadership Scholarship, a $5,000 scholarship, was awarded to Grace Cameron, Northwood University. The $2,500 Babcox Media Scholarship was awarded to Rachel Berbert, Chipola College.

Help us fund even more female scholars in 2017! Three ways to get involved:

Thank you to the University of the Aftermarket Foundation for the $10,0000 grant for our 2016 Scholarship Program!


Post-Secondary Scholarship Winners

$10,000 Kathleen Schmatz Award & 2016 AAPEX Women in Auto Care Scholarship

Summer Miller, Brookhaven College Automotive Technology

$5,000 Becky Babcox Scholarship

Jacqueline Hower, Northwood University

$5,000 Continental

Grace Cameron, Northwood University

$5,000

Sarah Spoto, University of Rochester

$2,500 Babcox Media Scholarship

Rachel Berbert, Chipola College

$2,500

Laura Bulvas, College of Dupage

$2,500

Kelly Callender, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

$2,500

Sarah Bako, West Chester University

$2,500

Allison Washington, Ohio State University

$2,500

Shannon Holsten, State Technical College of Missouri

$2,500

Tara Rodgers, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

$2,500

Ellen Donabedian, Michigan State University

High School Scholarship Winners

$5,000

Mindy Brown, Greenville Technical College

$2,500

Claire Choinacky, Indiana University

$2,500

Delaney McAvoy, Automotive Training Center

$1,000

Ryan Falk, Washington State University

$1,000

Winter Stringham, Universal Technical Institute

$1,000

Sabrina Alatto, Universal Technical Institute

$1,000

Kylie Concelman, Community College of Allegheny County

$1,000

Leah Carron, University of Maine, Orono