Are you a member of the African American Women Trucking Association (AAWTA) and aspiring to transition into the trucking industry? AAWTA, in collaboration with Zeta Driving School, is thrilled to present “The Power to Drive Change” Scholarship Contest exclusively for AAWTA members!
Deadline for submissions: December 31.2023
Are you a member of the African American Women's Trucking Association (AAWTA)?
Are you passionate about driving and looking for an opportunity to kickstart a rewarding career in the trucking industry?
AAWTA is excited to announce a partnership with Zeta Driving School, a nationally accredited and top-ranked Trucking School provider,, to provide a life-changing opportunity through “The Power to Drive Change” Scholarship.
We believe in empowering African American women and fostering their growth and success in traditionally male-dominated industries, and sincerely appreciate our education partner aligning with AAWTA, and working together to make this happen.
This scholarship aims to support (10) dedicated and ambitious AAWTA members in their journey toward becoming professional truck drivers.
By applying for the Power to Drive Change Scholarship you not only have the chance to receive a *full scholarship from Zeta Driving Schools but mentorship and development with Rig on Wheels Broker & Recruiting Services,
AAWTA Driver Development Partner is committed to breaking barriers and driving change in the trucking industry
To apply for The Power to Drive Change Scholarship: Please submit & upload one of the following:
To apply for the Power to Drive Change Scholarship, submit an essay/video outlining
Apply now for the Power to Drive Change Scholarship and take the first step toward a fulfilling and financially rewarding career in the transportation industry.
Empower yourself, inspire others, and become a driving force for change!
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Thank you for taking this step towards creating a better future, and applying for "The Power to Drive Change" Scholoship
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*File upload Requirements:
*Individual files cannot exceed 10 MB. If multiple files are uploaded the total cannot exceed 15 MB or should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
1. AAWTA Members Only: Only current members of the African American Women Trucking Association are eligible to participate in "The Power to Drive Change Scholarship". If you are not yet a member, you can join AAWTA by completing the membership registration process before the contest deadline.
2. Application Submission: To apply for the scholarship, you must submit a (500) word Min essay or a 3-5 min video
3. Deadline: The deadline for submissions is December 31.2023.
Late submissions will, not be accepted, so be sure to submit your essay on or before the specified deadline.
**Please download "The Power to Drive Change Scholarship Applicant Rules & Eligibility**
The African American Women Trucking Association's the Power of Change Initiative is a groundbreaking effort aimed at increasing the development and representation of Black Women while empowering and supporting Black women in the trucking industry.
This transformative program seeks to address the barriers and challenges faced by African-American women in the trucking profession and create opportunities for their advancement while providing mentorship to support their journey.
To amplify the impact of this initiative, the African American Women's Trucking Association has formed a strategic partnership with a renowned Education Partner in the transportation industry and Recruiting Services, an efficient and reliable transportation recruiting solution in the trucking industry.
Through this collaboration, the Power of Change Initiative will award educational scholarships specifically tailored to Black women pursuing careers in trucking.
The Power to Drive Change Initiative will provide the following:
Financial assistance is a cornerstone of empowerment for black women in trucking. The Power of Change Initiative extends educational scholarships, relieving financial burdens. These scholarships encompass tuition, training materials, and more, enabling unhindered pursuit of dreams for both current and aspiring truck drivers.
"The Power to Drive Change" Initiative offers substantial backing to African American women in the trucking sector. This aid covers costs related to licensing, certifications, and career growth. Empowering women to excel, enhances their industry worth, enables better earnings, and propels them toward career milestones, supplying essential resources.
To learn more about AAWTA Education Partner, please click the link below to visit their website:
Rig on Wheel plays a pivotal role in enhancing the success of African-American women that participate in the Power to Drive Change initiative. Their mentorship programs provide invaluable support, fostering skill development and creating vital networking opportunities. By collaborating with Rig on Wheel, we are significantly improving driver retention within the trucking industry, empowering African American women with essential resources and guidance to thrive in their careers and contribute to a more diverse and inclusive industry. as African American women receive the necessary resources and guidance to thrive in their careers and contribute to a diverse and inclusive industry.
To learn more about AAWTA Driver Development Partner, please click the link below to visit their website:
The date is approaching fast, apply for "The Power to Drive Change Scholoship". by September 15,2023
Your contribution will enable us to support our community of African American Women in Trucking and continue operations such as scholarships, Mentorship, community engagement and more!
We are very grateful for your generosity.