Attached and below is information about an exciting new initiative from the GM Foundation entitled the Buick Achievers Scholarship. I wanted to make you aware of this opportunity as it is being announced publicly by Dan Akerson today. Please pass along this information to your education contacts, so we can continue to be ambassadors of the great things the GM Foundation and GM are doing to promote education in the communities in which we live and work.
An exciting scholarship opportunity for high school seniors:
The Buick Achievers Scholarship
This scholarship, funded by the GM Foundation, is designed to help students who are leaders in both the classroom and their communities, but who may not have the financial means to attend college. The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program will award:
Up to $25,000 per year
for 100 students
– AND –
$2,000 per year
for 1,000 students
We encourage students to apply who…
- Will be enrolling full-time as a first-time freshman at a 4-year college or university.
- Plan to major in one of the following: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Business Administration, Finance, Marketing or Design.
- Have an interest in a career in the automotive or related industries.
We need your help spreading the word to deserving students. Please pass this information on to members of your organization and have them announce the program to potential applicants. More details about the scholarship program, eligibility rules, and selection criteria can be found at buickachievers.com.http://www.buickachievers.com/guidelines .
A pdf is available for download and printing at buickachievers.com/flier.