Ten full scholarships will be awarded. Winners will be notified by June 1, 2012, and will be recognized in the October issue of Fleet Maintenance and online, and at a Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) annual meeting.
At present, Michelin and WorkSafe USA are the sole program sponsors.
Dedicated to the improvement of sustainable mobility, Michelin designs, manufactures and sells tires for every type of vehicle, including airplanes, automobiles, bicycles, earthmovers, farm equipment, heavy duty trucks and motorcycles.
WorkSafe USA manufactures the Dump-lok dump truck bed safety device system. The Dump-lok locks the dump bed in the raised position, preventing it from falling due to system failure or operator error.
CDX, an automotive training materials company, will donate technician training software for use in the maintenance departments of the 10 selected scholarship recipients.
For the particulars on both the scholarship program and program sponsorship, visit www.vehicleservicepros.com/awards/ku.
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