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APTF Scholarships Now Open

The American Public Transportation Foundation (APTF) is accepting applications for its 2018 scholarship program. These scholarships are awarded to college students and transit professionals who are pursuing or advancing a career in the public transportation industry.

In furthering its ­mission to increase and retain the ­number of individuals choosing ­public transportation as a career, APTF will select a minimum of 21 scholars to receive scholarships ranging from $2,500 to $5,000. Those selected will also receive complementary registration to and a travel stipend to attend the APTA’s 2018 Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN, Sept. 23-26, where they will be recognized in a special ceremony. While at the event, scholars will have the opportunity to attend educational sessions and to interact with industry professionals and policymakers. The APTA Annual Meeting is an excellent opportunity for students to better understand the breadth and complexity of the public transportation industry and the many exciting career opportunities that are available.

Applications must be submitted electronically by 11:59 p.m. (eastern) June 15. To complete the online application process and learn more about the APTF, click here.


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