Tuesday, 20 February 2018 13:19

KY College Receives $4,000 to Fund Scholarships for Automotive Students

The Owensboro Community & Technical College Foundation, Inc. in Owensboro, KY, received funding from the RPM Foundation for eight $500 scholarships to award to new students enrolling in Owensboro Community & Technical College's (OCTC) Automotive Technology program.

Dr. Scott Williams, OCTC President, commented, "We are humbled to have the opportunity to award these scholarships on behalf of RPM Foundation. Our students will benefit greatly from this support."


RPM Foundation is an educational grant-making program of America's Automotive Trust (AAT). RPM is funded by collector vehicle and classic boat enthusiasts to serve youth and young adults on their pathways to careers in automotive/marine restoration and preservation, along with long-term interests of the collector vehicle and classic boat communities. Visit www.rpm.foundation for more information.


The scholarships will be awarded to new students enrolling in the automotive technology program, with a preference for students who plan to pursue the Associate in Applied Science degree. Students should be enrolled in six (6) credit hours or more during the fall 2018 semester. The scholarship may be used for tuition, fees or books.


To apply, access this link to complete the OCTC Scholarship Application and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).