Two scholarships to enter an autotech program at a college of their choice are available directly thru the High Plains Auto Club. A $1000 scholarship is available for two individual students each spring upon graduation from high school. The scholarships are paid $500 per semester for a total of $1000 for each recipient. Students can apply or re-apply each year for these scholarships.
An additional scholarship is available to attend the autotech program at Western Nebraska Community College, Scottsbluff, NE. This scholarship is the HPAC/ WNCC scholarship and is funded by the High Plains Auto Club. This scholarship is applied for and given out by WNCC for students who attend WNCC in the automotive program specifically. The scholarship is for $1000, given out a $500 per semester for 2 consectutive semesters. It cannot be applied for a second time.
Applications can be obtained from High School Guidance Counselors or by contacting High Plains Auto Club at 308-247-3303 or email HighPlainsAutoClub.com
2017 Scholarship Winners
Alexus Johnson was awarded a $1000 HPAC Scholarship. She is headed to Central Community College in Hastings for Diesel/Automotive program.
Kaden Purviance was awarded a $1000 Scholarship. He plans to attend Southeast Community College for John Deere diesel technician.
Dane Jacobs was awarded a $1000 HPAC Scholarship. He is planning on attending Central Community College and entering in the diesel technology program.