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Tuesday, 26 May 2020 21:39

AASP-MN Awards Scholarships to Automotive Students

The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of Minnesota (AASP-MN) is pleased to announce scholarship awards totaling $19,500 to help automotive service and collision repair students pay for tuition or tools during the 2020-21 school year.

The scholarships are in the amount of $1,000 or $1,500 and were made possible by a successful fundraising drive within the AASP-MN membership, as well as generous donations from the Minnesota State I-CAR Committee and the Bill Smith Fund.

Twenty college and high school students from seven schools submitted scholarship applications. Applications were reviewed by a committee of industry representatives, with consideration given to scholastic achievement, education and career goals, financial need and written recommendations.

The recipients are:

 

  • Austin Allison, South Central College, North Mankato – Auto Body Collision Repair
  • Carter Brandes, South Central College, North Mankato – Auto Body Collision Repair
  • Carisa Camarillo, Lake Superior College, Duluth – Auto Body Collision Repair
  • Clifton Draghine II, Hennepin Technical College, Eden Prairie – Automotive Service Technology
  • Dylan Draxten, Dunwoody College of Technology, Minneapolis – Automotive Service Technology
  • Holly Isdahl, Dunwoody College of Technology, Minneapolis – Auto Body Collision Repair
  • Makaila Kewatt, Hennepin Technical College, Eden Prairie – Auto Body Collision Repair
  • Madyan Khidir, MN State Community & Technical College, Moorhead – Automotive Service Technology
  • Luis Mendoza Martinez, Hennepin Technical College, Eden Prairie – Automotive Service Technology
  • Khoa Luc Nguyen, Hennepin Technical College, Eden Prairie – Automotive Service Technology
  • Reed Patterson, Lake Superior College, Duluth – Automotive Service Technology
  • Logan Peterson, Ridgewater College, Willmar – Automotive Service Technology
  • Matthew Pipes, South Central College, North Mankato – Automotive Service Technology
  • Mitchell Robertson, South Central College, North Mankato – Automotive Service Technology
  • Kaleb Vanhavermaet, Ridgewater College, Willmar – Automotive Service Technology
  • Holden Whiting, Dunwoody College of Technology, Minneapolis – Automotive Service Technology
  • Sean Wood, Dunwoody College of Technology, Minneapolis – Automotive Service Technology

 

Congratulations to all of this year’s recipients! 


The scholarship awards are the centerpiece of AASP-MN’s Automotive Education Fund, established to provide financial resources to support automotive students, enhance automotive programs and raise awareness of career opportunities in the independent automotive service industry.

 

Source: AASP-MN

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