About the Scholarship

The "American Public Transportation Foundation Scholarship" is established in 1988. This "American Public Transportation Foundation Scholarship" awarded by the organization American Public Transportation Foundation and gives assistance to the eligible students of junior, senior, or graduate student for their full tuition fees, board, room and books.


How to apply for the scholarship?

  • Applications are available on the official website American Public Transportation Foundation and all the applicants must access the online application in order to apply for this scholarship.

  • A student must submit the Official scorecards of ACT/SAT to demonstrate the completion of the graduation semester as well as academic performance.

  • A student must also submit three reference letter, from individuals explaining why the student qualifies for the scholarship.

  • In addition to that applicant must write and submit and a two-page essay on a topic listed in the scholarship application.


    The awarded amount for the scholarship:

    The amount awarded for this scholarship is $2,500 to $5,000 per year and is renewable for three additional years. The number of awards given to the eligible candidates varies and depends on applied eligible candidates and availability of the fund.


    Deadline for the scholarship:

    The deadline for this scholarship is the 17th of June.

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must be a current college sophomore junior, senior, or graduate student.

The applicant must reside at the U.S. citizen.

The applicant must enrol full time at an accredited institution.

He/she must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher in course work relevant to the industry or required of a degree program, and either be employed by or demonstrate a strong interest in entering the public transportation industry.

His/her major must be in a public transportation industry-related field of study.


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