2018 Scholarship Opportunities

TLA Newcomer Scholarship - Two scholarships will be awarded to the two Freshman that attend the most TLA events during the Autumn Semester.

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The Northeast Ohio Chapter of WTS is pleased to announce the availability of two scholarships (one undergraduate and one graduate) to qualified female students interested in pursuing careers in transportation.  Founded in 1977, WTS is an international organization dedicated to building the future of transportation through the global advancement of women. 

The local winners' applications will be sent to the WTS Foundation to compete for the national-level scholarships. 

Sharon D. Banks Memorial Scholarship (Undergraduate)

o   Local Award - $1,500, National Award - $5,000

Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship (Graduate)

o   Local Award - $1,000, National Award - $10,000

Minimum criteria for both scholarships include:

o   Must be female

o   GPA of 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)

o   Ohio resident OR currently enrolled in an Ohio college or university

o   Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in a transportation-related field such as engineering, construction management, aviation, planning, finance, public policy or logistics

o   Plans to pursue a career in transportation

Completed applications are due November 9, 2018.  The applications are attached to this e-mail or they can be downloaded from our website: http://www.wtsinternational.org/northeastohio/scholarships/

2016 Shell Scholarships

Congratulations to the 2016 Shell scholarships winners! 

Recipients of the 2015 Shell Scholarships