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Scholarships & Student Outreach

Chairs: Carly Macias, RTD Denver and Stephanie Ball, Apex Design
Committee Size:  4-6
Time Commitment: 1-2 hours per month

The Scholarship and Student Outreach Committee facilitates WTS support of students pursuing careers in the transportation industry. This includes planning outreach events at local colleges and universities, as well as the promotion and selection of our graduate and undergraduate scholarship recipients. 

WTS Colorado is excited to offer two graduate-level scholarships ($5,000), two undergraduate level scholarships ($4,000), a junior college/trade school scholarship ($1,500), and a high school-level scholarship ($1,500)! 

Scholarship winners will also receive recognition at the WTS Colorado Annual Awards Luncheon and Gala, as well as consideration for the WTS International Scholarship award. The winner of our 2018 Transpiration YOU High School Scholarship went on to win at the International level and was recognized at the WTS Annual Conference!

Thank you to all who applied for our 2019 scholarships. The winners are:

  • Rachael Larson - Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship (graduate)
  • Steph Leonard - Diana Woodend Jones Leadership Legacy Scholarship (graduate)
  • Sara Bashir - Sharon Banks Memorial Scholarship (undergraduate)
  • Kristen Gough - Molitoris Leadership Scholarship (undergraduate)
  • Akila Rodgers - Transportation YOU Scholarship (high school)

Congratulations to all the winners!

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