Blue Collar Brain Scholarship Program.

Your name could be here. 😊

Lincoln Constable, was our 2023 Blue Collar Brain trade scholarship winner.

Could 2024 be you?

If you are looking to enroll in a vocational school or community college to learn a trade in the fall of 2024, this scholarship is for you.

Read the details below – submit the form, and know we are here rooting you on!

2023 blue collar brain scholarship winner

Trade School Scholarship Application.

This scholarship is specifically for those students that are looking to further their education in a skilled trade.

Application Dates

Applications are now closed 2024

Applications will be accepted from November 9, 2023 – April 30, 2024.


One scholarship for $2,500 will be awarded to a student that is pursuing an education in any skilled trade.

Winner will be notified by June 1, 2024.

Payment will be made in directly to the school that the winner is enrolled in. Payment will be made when school requires it for the fall 2024 semester.

The scholarship will be offered every year and will open for submission in November.


The following are the requirements to be eligible to apply for the Blue Collar Brain scholarship program.

  • Must be a United States citizen or have a student visa
  • Must be a high school graduate or recipient of a GED
  • Must be enrolled or plan to enroll full-time in a vocational/technical school or 2-year college for the fall 2024 semester
  • Plan to acquire certification or degree in a skilled trade program*
  • Proof of enrollment in an accredited school is required
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher from the last school attended

* Skilled trade programs include (but are not limited to) automotive, aviation, carpentry, construction, electrical, heavy equipment, HVAC, machinery, manufacturing, plumbing and welding. Blue Collar Brain reserves the right to exclude an application that is not defined as a trade specific educational program.

How To Apply

Applicants will need to submit the application below. Applications are only accepted online.

A copy of your acceptance letter at a trade school or college and an official transcript from your last school will be required. Once you submit your application you will receive a confirmation email confirming receipt.

Good luck!


Submit your application using the form below. For any questions or concerns please contact us at

Check back in the fall of 2024 for the next chance!

Previous Scholarship Winners

We would like to congratulate Lincoln Constable, the winner of our 2023 Blue Collar Brain trade scholarship.

Lincoln has been very active in the trade world during his high school years and is a very accomplished young man with a bright future in the trades!

He will be attending SUNY in the Fall to earn his Associate Degree in Electrical Construction and Utility Operations

Congratulations Lincoln, we cannot wait to see what you achieve!

Congratulations to Shanice Williams, the winner of our first annual skilled trade scholarship.

Shanice is a student at the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics where she is studying to become an aircraft technician.

Her essay wowed us with her passion and desire to further inspire other kids to consider a skilled trade and we wish her the best of luck in her future career!

2022 blue collar brain scholarship winner Shanice Williams