Scholarship Details

WTS Philadelphia Scholarship Awards

Application Deadline:



Female (Graduate, Undergraduate, Associate, and High School Senior)


The Philadelphia Chapter of WTS is pleased to offer five (5) scholarships for women interested in pursuing transportation careers:

· TransportationYOU High School Scholarship
· Junior College / Trade School Scholarship
· Suzanne Axworthy Undergraduate Scholarship
· Carmen E. Turner Graduate Scholarship
· Sylvia Alston Graduate Scholarship

Selected Philadelphia scholarship recipient applications will be forwarded to compete for WTS International scholarships! WTS International scholarships range between $1,000 and $10,000!


Female students currently attending a high school, trade school, junior college, undergraduate school or graduate school in PA

U.S. citizen

Considering a career in Transportation such as Engineers

Terms of Award:

Applications are available for download by clicking on the link(s) below.

TransportationYOU High School Scholarship Application
Junior College / Trade School Scholarship Application
Suzanne Axworthy Undergraduate Scholarship Application
Sylvia Alston Graduate & Carmen E. Turner Graduate Scholarship Application

Please Submit:

All materials must be submitted electronically in a typed word (.doc or .docx) document. Except for the letter of recommendation, all materials must arrive in a single email with the subject line "WTS Scholarship - . All materials must be received by 11:59pm on Friday, October 19th, 2018. All submission materials and questions should be directed to:

Helen Lam, P.E.
WTS Philadelphia Scholarship Chair

Incomplete or illegible applications will NOT be reviewed. When all parts of your application have been received, you will receive an email confirmation. The WTS Philadelphia Chapter is very excited to receive your applications and to select the award winners!

Online Application: