Continental Automotive Systems, Inc. Scholarship | Virginia Peninsula Community College

Continental Automotive Systems, Inc. Scholarship

Continental Automotive Systems, Inc. (formerly Siemens) established two scholarships – one in 1995 and the other in 1998 – to provide assistance to students pursuing a course of study leading to a two- or four-year degree in a technology field applicable to Siemens. The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence and level of participation in extracurricular activities. Scholarship preference for one of the awards will be given to applicants who have previously participated in middle/high school programs such as CHROME and ATOMS. Scholarship preference for the other award will be given to applicants who are close family members of a current or retired employee of Continental.

Scholarship Details
Up to $1,500
Semester(s) Awarded: 
Awarded in fall and divided equally between the fall and spring semesters. A GPA of 2.5 must be maintained in order to receive the award for the spring semester.
Min GPA: 
Number of awards: 
  • Virginia resident;
  • First-year student during the year immediately following high school graduation;
  • Graduating senior of one of the public or private high schools in the
  • TNCC service area;
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA;
  • Full-time student; and
  • Enrolled in one of TNCC’s technology field applicable to the work of Continental.

Virginia Peninsula Educational Foundation, Inc. scholarships can be used for tuition, fees, books, supplies, and other related educational expenses. 2022-2023 academic year scholarship application period will open March 1, 2022. Please use your MyTNCC username and password to log in.