Each year the APTF awards a minimum of twenty scholarships, ranging from $2,500 to $10,000, to college students and transit professionals who are pursuing or advancing their career in public transportation. Awards cover the academic year, beginning in the fall semester, and assist with tuition costs and other educational expenses.

Who Should Apply?

Applicants must be enrolled in a fully accredited institution, have and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA, and demonstrate a strong interest in entering the public transportation industry. College sophomores (30 hours or more satisfactorily completed), juniors, seniors, or those seeking advanced degrees may apply. All applicants must be sponsored by an APTA member organization.

How to Apply

Applications are due Monday, June 17 by 11:59 pm (EST). Applications will be submitted via SurveyMonkey Apply. To create your account and begin your application, please click the button below.