The American Association of Railroad Superintendents (AARS) is currently accepting applications for the Frank J. Richter Scholarship Program. This annual scholarship is open to both U.S. and Canadian college students. The winning students will receive benefit of $1,000. The application deadline is July 1, 2016.
$1,000 Scholarship funds awarded annually and are sent to the Financial Aid Office at each recipient’s institution at the beginning of the fall term of his/her second year of study.
Level and Area of Studies
College or university level in any field.
Place of Study
In the United States or Canada.
Eligibility and Criteria
- Be enrolled at the time of application as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college or university. Preference will be given to those applicants enrolled in the transportation field and all applicants will be considered.
- Demonstrate successful completion of the previous year’s study by maintaining at least a 2.75 accumulated grade point average on a scale of 1 to 4 with an “A” equal to 4.
- Accumulate enough credits from an accredited school(s) in time for the Fall Semester to have obtained at least a sophomore level standing at the college or university of enrollment.
The United States and Canadian citizens are invited to apply.
Please download and complete the application form at the website and application link below.
July 1, 2016.