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The UpKeep Maintenance Scholarship

Los Angeles, CA

We’ve been thinking a lot about the future of maintenance and reliability lately, and we realized that key to pushing our industry forward is making sure leaders  – and future leaders – in our community have the educational resources they need to thrive and grow.

With that in mind, we’re SUPER excited to launch our UpKeep Maintenance Scholarship Fund – three $1,000 scholarships awarded to individuals pursuing a new or continued educational opportunity in maintenance or reliability.

Our application for the UpKeep Maintenance Scholarship is now open! The application window will close on December 31, 2019. Winners will be announced in January 2020.

Scholarship funds can be used for any educational opportunity including certifications, skills training, mentorship, higher education, safety trainings, classes, workshops, and conferences.

*Please check the application form for full rules and eligibilities. You must be 18 years or older to apply.

Ready to apply?

In order to apply, you will complete the application form found here.

This application consists of 6 questions and 1 video component. This short video (2 minutes or less) should explain what you will do with the scholarship and why our Scholarship Selection Committee should select you as one of our three grand prize winners! Be creative and have fun! Some helpful talking points to get you started are:

  • Introduce yourself to the UpKeep Maintenance Scholarship Selection Committee!
  • Why do you want to receive the UpKeep Maintenance Scholarship? What do you plan to do with the UpKeep Maintenance Scholarship?
  • How will the UpKeep Maintenance Scholarship help you to impact the field of maintenance or reliability?
  • Any closing remarks for the UpKeep Maintenance Scholarship Selection Committee! How will the UpKeep Maintenance Scholarship impact your future career?


The application window will close on December 31, 2019 at midnight PST. Winners will be announced in January 2020 via email.

Three winners will be selected, each receiving a $1,000 scholarship each. Funds will be dispersed in February 2020.

Please send an email to [email protected] with any questions at all.

Thank you and we look forward to receiving your application!

*By submitting this nomination, we have your permission to use this video on our social and website channels.

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