CNCDA Scholarship program

The California New Car Dealers Association and its Scholarship Foundation are thrilled to announce the launch of our new Car Careers Scholarship Application – 2.0. Together we have powered a vision to fill the fierce demand for the auto technician and management roles critical to the industry. We are honored to have awarded scholarships to over 1,300 students, totaling over one million dollars.

As you prepare to “Shift your Auto Tech Career into Gear!” make sure your follow the guidelines and submit your completed application on time. In addition, we welcome the opportunity to connect you with a member franchised new vehicle dealership in your area before, during, and after you graduate to advance your career goals.

Best of Luck!

Cheryl Bedford
CNCDA Scholarship Foundation Chairperson & President
Owner, Sunset Auto Center, Lompoc, CA.

This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin.