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A-1 Auto Transport awarding scholarships to eligible students

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WAKE FOREST ­— A-1 Auto Transport is looking to award eligible students in Wake Forest, Rolesville, Franklin County and surrounding area with scholarship awards ranging from $250 to $1,000 per year.

Students must be enrolled at any university, trade school program or accredited college and carry a 3.0 or higher GPA to enter.

All qualified and interested students may submit an essay of a 1,000 words or more on a topic related to car shipping services or the auto transport industry. For example, students may write about international car shipping or enclosed car shipping services. Students may not submit already published essays and all content must be completely original.

A-1’s Scholarship Committee will review all submitted essays.

The last day to turn in essays for the scholarship program is March 10, 2020.

Students may submit their essays via email to Emails should also contain the student’s full name, phone number, mailing address, school name and email address.

The scholarships are rewarded every year on the same deadlines.

Sometime by the end of March 2020, the Scholarship Committee will showcase the winning essays on their website. All scholarship winners will also get an email from A-1 members. The scholarship money is then sent directly to the financial office of the student’s school.

To learn more about the scholarship program through A-1 Auto Transport, go to