Area chapter of Studebaker Drivers Club launches scholarship

The Keystone Region Chapter of the Studebaker Drivers Club has established a $25,000 endowed scholarship fund to benefit students enrolled in the automotive restoration technology program at Pennsylvania College of Technology.

To apply for the scholarship, applicants must be enrolled full time in the automotive restoration program at Penn College and have completed two semesters with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

The Keystone Region Chapter of the Studebaker Drivers Club, based in central Pennsylvania, is dedicated to the preservation and restoration of Studebaker vehicles.

“The antique car hobby is always looking for highly skilled restoration technicians, and we are confident our contribution will assist many students in the future advance their skills in this exciting field,” added Larry Michael, Studebaker Drivers Club regional manager for Pennsylvania.

Career opportunities for graduates of Penn College’s automotive restoration technology program include a wide variety of automotive restoration businesses such as automotive restoration shops, custom fabrication shops, automotive museums, automotive auction houses, private vehicle collections, specialty parts fabrication and classic vehicle maintenance and repair.