Universal Technical Institute Seeks Candidates For Diversity Scholarship Program
Full Tuition and Housing Available For
NASCAR-approved Training in Houston, Tex.
PHOENIX, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- To encourage diversity among professional automotive technicians entering the industry, Universal Technical Institute (UTI), the nation's leader in automotive technical training, is seeking applicants for scholarships sponsored by the Dodge Motorsports Diversity Scholarship Program. But interested applicants must act fast. The scholarship application period concludes on Tuesday, July 17, 2001. Qualified scholarship recipients will receive full tuition and board to UTI's core automotive technology program in Houston, Texas. Training includes disciplines in diagnostic analysis and mechanical and electrical systems. In addition, the scholarship covers a NASCAR-approved training program unique to UTI's Houston campus. To be considered for one of six scholarships available this year, interested applicants must have successfully completed high school or be enrolled and in good academic standing at a post-secondary institution. In addition, candidates must belong to a recognized U.S. ethnic/racial minority group (i.e., Alaskan Native, African American, American Indian, Hispanic, Asian or Pacific Islander). Also, recipients will be required to take the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) examination. Successful scholarship recipients must maintain an average 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) while enrolled in UTI's automotive technology program. All applications will be processed and evaluated by an independent agency. Recipients will be named by late summer 2001. Applications may be downloaded form the Dodge website at www.4adodge.com/racing. Interested persons may request an application by phoning the toll free scholarship hotline at 866-256-8954. Founded in 1965 in Phoenix, Ariz., UTI is recognized as one of the top technical education institutions in the United States. The company strives to be industry's choice for developing and sourcing professional technicians, and has graduated more than 50,000 students. UTI has campuses in Phoenix, Ariz.; Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.; Orlando, Fla.; Glendale Heights, Ill. and Houston, Tex. For More Information Contact: Tina Miller-Steinke, UTI, Inc., 602-216-7600, ext. 1636 MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT - Click Here http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X25155719
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