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2022 Scholarships are OPEN for application!

This year, we are pleased to announce four (4) scholarship opportunities totaling $10,000 for eligible, undergraduate and graduate students from area schools. This includes the 7th year of the Matt Riffkin Legacy Scholarship with an increased award amount of $4,000, as well as three (3) awards in the amount of $2,000 each.  We have also added one (1) award in the amount of $500 for a high school student accepted to a higher education institution. Additionally, local chapter recipients will be eligible to apply for WTS International Scholarship opportunities.

 

High School Application 

In order to be considered for the $500 high school student scholarship, you must be a woman graduating from high school in 2022 and accepted to a higher education institution. Please attach the following: 

  • School transcripts demonstrating a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Personal statement of 1,000 words or less describing your choice of college studies

Please submit your completed Cover Sheet and required attachments to: dana.holmes@aecom.com by April 11, 2022

Undergraduate & Graduate Student Application

In order to be considered for one of three (3) $2,000 university or college‐student scholarships, you must be a woman pursuing a degree related to transportation. Please attach the following: 

  • School transcripts demonstrating a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Personal statement of 1,000 words or less describing your choice of college studies

In order to be considered for the Matt Riffkin Legacy Scholarship in the amount of $4,000, please 
attach the elements above in addition to the following: 

  • An essay of 1,000 words or less describing how you will use your course of study to help solve a regional transportation challenge of your choosing and why you chose that issue 

Please submit your completed Cover Sheet and required attachments to: dana.holmes@aecom.com by April 11, 2022

 

Congratulations to our 2021 Scholarship Recipients!

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Carly Jo Peterson

Carly Jo Peterson - 2021 College Scholarship Recipient

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Sadie Boyer

Sadie Boyer - 2021 College Scholarship Recipient

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Jordan Taft

Jordan Taft - 2021 College Scholarship Recipient

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Kylie Brown

Kylie Brown- 2021 High School Scholarship Recipient

Not Pictured, Emma Stucki - 2021 Matt Rifkin Scholarship Recipient