Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
A limited number of scholarships will be awarded to individuals who have been accepted or are currently enrolled students in a college, technical institute, school of nursing, or other highly accredited educational institution within the United States.
Recipients must be employees, spouses, or dependent children of employees, owners, or officers of any Alabama Tire Dealers Association Regular, Associate, or Supplier member in good standing and residing in Alabama. Supplier member's divisions, subsidiaries, and retail stores that are not members or Associate members of the ATDA are not eligible for the program.
Awards will be made on the basis of financial need, student character, citizenship, and scholastic ability. Scholarship winners and two alternates will be selected by the ATDA Scholarship Committee; their decision will be final. Applications may be requested from the ATDA office or printed from the ATDA website.
The student is responsible for seeing that all parts of this application are distributed, completed, and forwarded to the ATDA office before the March 31 deadline. All confidential school application parts must be completed, properly endorsed, and mailed by either the principal, student counselor, or authorized school official. Incomplete applications will not be considered. This application may be completed by the student before he/she has been notified of acceptance at schools to which he/she has applied. However, to be a recipient, applicants must be accepted to a college, community college, technical institute, school of nursing, or other accredited educational institution, and be a graduate or perspective graduate of a secondary school.
Recipients must be enrolled full time or at least nine (9) accredited hours to be considered a full time student. Two alternates will be selected in the event some recipients are unable to accept. The deadline for the current year's completed application is March 31, 2018. Absolutely no applications will be considered if they are not in the ATDA office by the March 31 deadline.
The recipient and the ATDA member will be notified before the ATDA annual convention. Funds will be issued jointly to the student and school prior to the start of the current fall term.
All recipients, alternates, sponsoring ATDA members, and selected schools will be notified of the final awards. If you have any questions or require additional information, please call (256) 616-3587 or email AlaTireDealers@cs.com.