Frank J. Richter Scholarship

American Association of Railroad Superintendents

The scholarship was established to provide educational support to outstanding undergraduate or graduate students who are enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    Undergraduate or Graduate student
  • Minimum GPA:
  • Financial Need:
  • College:
    Accredited college or university in the United States or Canada
  • Major/Career:
    Enrolled in the transportation field study

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Essay:
    A brief description of your present and any future study program; Any research projects or school activities in which you are now or have been involved; Post-graduate plans; Why you feel you are deserving of this scholarship; Your professional goals and aspirations after graduation; A brief discussion of your interest in transportation; and Any other pertinent information you feel important to your application.
  • Recommendation Letters:
    Provide the names and addresses of two references who will write letters of recommendation for you. Include one faculty member at the school in which you are currently enrolled and another reference of your own choosing. The latter may include a faculty member, your department head, current or former employer, AARS member, or other responsible person
  • Other Materials:
    A completed Application for Undergraduate/Graduate Scholarship Program form