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TXTA Foundation is working to support our industry! Students or employees looking to become diesel technicians, earn their CDLs or interested in working in trucking industry professions are eligible to apply for a TXTA Foundation Scholarship. Applicants must be affiliated with a TXTA member company. This is a year-round open application.

 

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Eligibility
  • Employees, dependents, children, spouses and/or grandchildren of current TXTA carrier or allied member companies in good standing
  • Students interested in trade or technical school including high school seniors, university or college students or current TXTA member employees
  • Enrollment at a trade school, technical school or community college pursuing a degree that supports the trucking industry (i.e. diesel mechanic, CDL driver and so on)

Previous scholarship recipients may apply if eligibility standards are met.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Official Transcript: Sealed copy of the most recent or year-end high school or college transcript
  • Letters of Recommendation: One to three letters from non-familial sources, such as a teacher, counselor or supervisor
  • Personal Narrative: Please make sure you fill out the personal narrative—this is how the trustees get to know you

Applications are reviewed by the TXTA Foundation Board of Trustees. Scholarships are awarded based on personal narrative, financial need as well as other qualifications. Applicants will receive notification once they have applied.

Funds
  • Funds are mailed directly to the school upon verification of enrollment
  • Funds are divided equally between semesters and may be used to meet expenses such as tuition, books and supplies

The TXTA Foundation Scholarship program does not discriminate against students on the basis of gender, race, religion, national origin or disability.

 


For information and questions, please contact Glenna Bruun glenna@texastrucking.com