The purpose of this scholarship is two-fold. First, it will help an ambitious student with academic potential to pursue their studies. Secondly, by investing in a person who demonstrates dedication to small and medium-sized enterprises (SME), it could benefit local business sectors. We are a small, family-owned business that understands the important role of a thriving and developing local economy. We also know how crucial it is to invest in the next generation of talented minds so that our country remains at the forefront of innovation.
Who Can Apply for the Scholarship?
The SunTec Auto Glass Scholarship is open to any American student who meets the following criteria:
A) Currently a student of an accredited university, college or community college OR are a high school senior and you plan on attending an accredited university, college or community college the following semester after your graduation.
B) Has a grade point average (GPA) score of 2.5 or higher.
C) Can supply an essay of at least 1000 words by the application deadline of December 15, 2020.
D) Any student, no matter their degree choice or education sector, can apply - provided they meet the above requirements.
How to Apply for the Scholarship
To apply for this Scholarship, please write an essay of at least 1000 words on:
Why do you think it is important to support local small businesses?
You do not need to include references but, if you do, please make sure that these are properly sourced at the end of the essay.
Please remember to include the following:
A) Your name and address.
B) Details of your school or college, including proof of enrollment.
C) Proof of your GPA.
Decisions will be made based on the writing quality of the essay and the unique value it could have on impacting local businesses. The deadline to submit the essay is by 5:00pm on December 15, 2020.
The awarded $1500 scholarship will be applied to the 2021 academic year semester. The 2020 winner of the SunTec Auto Glass scholarship will be announced no later than December 31, 2020. Funds will be sent, via cashiers check, to the academic institution where the winning applicant is or will be enrolled within 15 days of the award announcement.
The 2020 winner's first name and last name initial will be updated on this page permanently and all future scholarship award winners. This serves for verification of our scholarship award being received and to commemorate the student for their achievement.