Application is now closed

Deadline to apply was November 14, 2023


Application is now closed

Deadline to apply was November 14, 2023


Application is now closed

Deadline to apply was November 14, 2023


Teaming Up

The AAMA and the Alabama Community College System are teaming up to help Alabamians interested in pursuing a technical education certificate or associate degree in preparation for a career related to the automotive manufacturing industry.

Use your scholarship at any one of the 23 eligible community colleges in the state.

Here are the steps:

Submit a completed application packet by the deadline.


  • Completed application which includes primary email address, not your school email.
  • Resume. Need help building your resume? Click here. (Example)
  • One (1) signed reference letter. (Example)
  • Either an unofficial High School or a College transcript.
  • A headshot photo. (Example)
  • After completing your application you will receive an email from ACCS about completing the next step, the online AAMA Scholarship Orientation Course which includes an essay question (estimate 2 hours for completion).

Just a small amount of time gets you a chance at a $4,000 scholarship.


  • Must be a resident of Alabama
  • High School Senior or College Freshman
  • Must have a 2.5 overall GPA
  • Plans to pursue an automotive manufacturing related career in Alabama
  • Applicants must have a declared major in one of the approved scholarship related programs:
  • Mechatronics
  • Automated Manufacturing Technology
  • Industrial Electronics Technology
  • Industrial Maintenance Technology
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Machine Shop/Tool Technology/CNC
  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Engineering Technology
  • Other Automotive Technology Related Programs May be Considered
  • Applicant must submit required application documentation packet by stated deadline (includes headshot photo)
  • Applicant is required to communicate with AAMA and ACCS to provide pertinent information
  • Recipients may be eligible for scholarship renewal by reapplication
  • In order for the application to be complete, the student must complete the online AAMA Scholarship Orientation Course (estimate 2 hours for completion)

Earn a scholarship to assist you in paying for your tuition, fees, and books at a community college.

AAMA Scholarship Winners for Spring 2023

Aaron Barley, Calhoun Community College

Lee Brooks, Lawson State Community College

Nathan Carr, Gadsden State Community College

Tyler Cate, Gadsden State Community College

Curtis Collins, Gadsden State Community College

Joshua Creel, Bevill State Community College

Angel Duke, Lawson State Community College

Ethan Fair, Gadsden State Community College

Lathan Farmer, Bishop State Community College

Scott Fischer, Calhoun Community College

Austin Franks, Wallace State Community College

Alexander Franks, Wallace State Community College

Bo Green, Bevill State Community College

Blake Hill, Northeast Alabama Community College

Zoe Holcomb, Wallace State Community College

Brianna Hubbert, Bevill State Community College

Arthur Johnson, Coastal Alabama Community College

Joshua Kelly, Wallace State Community College

David LaFave, Shelton State Community College

Collin Merritt, Coastal Alabama Community College

Caden Mitchell, Gadsden State Community College

Cade Parham, Shelton State Community College

Benjamin Pitman, Calhoun Community College

Elijah Reed, Calhoun Community College

Gerardo Rios-Reyes, Gadsden State Community College

Avielle Shadrick, Wallace State Community College

Natavious Shealey, Southern Union State CC

John Smith, Southern Union State Community College

Colton Taylor, Southern Union State Community College

Logan Watts, Gadsden State Community College