The scholarship is open to any active or honorably discharged member of the US Military or Military Reserve enrolled as a full-time student in a qualified automotive, heavy-duty or diesel technician training program within the U.S.
"STAR is honored to sponsor this scholarship to give back to those who have served in our military," said Jim Saffie, STAR EnviroTech CEO. "We have a commitment to donating to military and veterans causes as well as giving back to the future of the automotive aftermarket by supporting education and educators."
Interested students may complete the online application for the STAR EnviroTech Scholarship at www.automotivescholarships.com. The 2017 scholarship recipient will be chosen by the University of the Aftermarket Foundation Scholarship Committee.
Since 1986, the University of the Aftermarket Foundation has funded scholarships, grants, research and ongoing educational programs to help develop a strong, knowledgeable aftermarket workforce.
The Foundation encourages industry support, including donations for the purpose of honoring or memorializing individuals or otherwise recognizing special events, to help ensure the continued availability of training and education that strengthens the industry. For more information about the University of the Aftermarket Foundation, visit www.UofAFoundation.com.