The Automotive Parts & Services Association is the regional automotive wholesaler association for ten states, including:  Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas or Wyoming.  If you live in one of these ten states, meet the further qualifications, and submit a completed application, you will be considered by APSA for a scholarship available through the APSA Morris/Rupp and Gayle McCartney Educational trusts.

Your scholarship application will also be considered for a Global Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship, and may be considered by additional organizations where you meet their qualifications. You can find the full list of organizations and their requirements at

Find out more about each of the scholarships we have available:

Read a press release from Aftermarket News, here: University of the Aftermarket Foundation Funds Grant for APSA Scholarship Program


Ready to begin? 

Click on the link below.  When you get to that web page, click on the green “Apply On-Line” button.  When you submit your application, you will be asked to supply your e-mail address and a password.  You may use those to log back in to your application and update it anytime up to the deadline, or until it is assigned to be reviewed.

Remember, only COMPLETE applications will be considered, so make sure you attach or send in your school transcripts and at least one reference letter.


To receive extra points on your application:

Contact an APSA member and tell them you are applying for an APSA scholarship and would like to know if they would sign off on your application so you can receive extra points.  In this way, APSA members can be personally involved in possibly helping a student earn a scholarship award.  Call APSA (800) 375-2968 to find a member in your area.

Apply to join APSA today, or call 1-800-375-2968 to inquire about membership.