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 see what you achieve!
Trade School Scholarship Application.
Check back in the fall of 2023 for details for the 2024 scholarship!
This scholarship is specifically for those students that are looking to further their education in a skilled trade.
Applications are now closed for 2023
Applications will be accepted from November 8, 2022 – April 30, 2023.
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, 2023.
Payment will be made in August 2023 for the fall 2023 semester. All payments will be submitted directly to the school that the winner is enrolled in.
The scholarship will be offered every year and is open for submission every 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 2023 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.
Submit your application using the form below. For any questions or concerns please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Previous Scholarship Winners
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!