WTS San Diego is pleased to announce a scholarship and professional development opportunity for graduate and undergraduate women pursuing an education and career in a field related to transportation.
WHO? Any woman who is currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program related to transportation, including but not limited to:
Urban, City or Regional Planning
Public Administration or Public Finance
Public Policy or Public Affairs
WHAT? WTS will award two scholarships of at least $2,000 each for one graduate and one undergraduate student. Additionally, winners will receive:
A 1 year membership to WTS – valued at $60
A professional mentor through WTS’s Transportation Leaders of Tomorrow mentorship program
Recognition at WTS San Diego’s Annual Awards Dinner at the Prado in Balboa Park in September 2010
A chance to win an additional $3,000 in the WTS International scholarship competition
WHEN? COMPLETE APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY BY MAY 6, 2011 TO ANTOINETTE MEIER AT WTSSDScholarship@gmail.com
HOW? It’s easy – we know you are busy so we’ve made the application process simple!
Complete the attached application (one for graduate students and one for undergraduate students)
Include a copy of your transcript (an online transcript is sufficient)
Have a professor or job supervisor submit a letter of recommendation to Antoinette Meier at WTSSDScholarship@gmail.com. Please ask your professor or job supervisor to include your name and “WTS Scholarship Recommendation” in the e-mail subject line.
Include a personal statement of 500 words or less (undergraduate) or 750 words or less (graduate).
Include proof of enrollment (tuition receipt or current registration card).
WHY? In addition to financial support for your education, WTS provides networking and professional development opportunities to advance your career. WTS will connect you with industry leaders throughout the region. For more information on what WTS can do for you, visit: http://www.wtsinternational.org.
Questions? Contact Antoinette Meier at 619-699-7381