The Chicago Railroad Mechanical Association (CRMA) is pleased to announce the availability of a minimum of two scholarships for eligible college or university students. One scholarship for a dependent of a vendor member and one scholarship for a dependent of a railroad member are available. Two scholarships may be awarded to dependents of either vendor or railroad members in the event an approved application is not received from either a vendor or railroad member dependent in a given year
To be eligible for consideration, an applicant must:
Be the son, daughter, adopted child, grandchild, or stepchild of a member of the CRMA who has maintained current membership in the association;
Be enrolled at the time of application as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an acrredited junior college offering an Assoicates Degree, or a college or university offering a Bachelor or Graduate degree;
Demonstrate successful completion of the previous year of study by maintaining at least a 2.75 accumulatd grade point average on a scale of 1 to 4, with an "A" equal to 4, and;
Accumulated enough credits from accredited school(s) in time for the fall semester to have obtained at least a sophomore level standing at the college or university of enrollment.