General Motors is launching a new scholarship program. The goal of the $4.5 million dollar program is to to educate and employ the next generation of high-tech workers in America. It will help students in financial need need for careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Marketing, Finance and more.
1,100 scholarships are available.
1,000 scholarships of $2,000 available for up to four years, and one additional year for those entering a five year engineering program.
100 scholarships of up to $25,000 available for up to four years, and one additional year for those entering a five-year engineering program.
The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program, which can be used at any four year accredited college or university in the United States, can be used towards to costs of tuition, fees, books, supplies, required equipment, room and board, and other allowable expenses.
GM dealers will have Buick Achievers Scholarship Program information at their dealerships and on their websites. Only online applications will be accepted at www.buickachievers.com .
Applications for the Buick Achievers Scholarship Program will be accepted until March 31, 2011.
The funds for the scholarships come from the GM Foundation.