Scholarship Alert: $5,000 from Ford

Thanks to a stellar turnout from Metro families in a Facebook voting contest, Ford Next Generation Learning is offering the Ford/SAE $5,000 scholarship to a graduating high school senior in Nashville. Details:

Deadline - January 15

You must meet the following criteria:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Current high school senior
  • 3.0 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale
  • Rank in the 90th percentile in both math and critical reading on SAT or the composite ACT scores
  • Citizen of the United States required at the time of application (not permanent resident)
  • Pursuing a bachelor/associate degree in engineering or technology through an ABET accredited program
  • Planning to attend an accredited college or university in the United States
  • Past or present student of a Ford PAS/ Ford NGL program at their high school or in a Ford PAS/ Ford NGL after-school/weekend/summer/college program

DOWNLOAD the application. When filling it out, choose the box marked "Ford/SAE Foundation Scholarship Fund."