Are you looking to up your bike maintenance game? Check out these rad scholarship opportunities! After taking any mechanic course, your odds of landing a bicycle industry job increase dramatically!
QBP Bike Industry Scholarship Program
As part of QBP’s mission to make cycling more accessible and inclusive, they offer a variety of industry scholarships for gender- and racially diverse people to sharpen their skills and build their career in bikes.
Professional Bike Mechanic Scholarship — Gender Diversity Cohort
This scholarship is for women, transgender, non-binary, gender non-conforming, two-spirit, and agender individuals who are currently employed at a bicycle retailer or non-profit shop and want to advance their careers with in-depth, hands-on bike mechanic training.
Professional Bike Mechanic Scholarship — Racial Diversity Cohort
This scholarship is for BIPOC (Black, indigenous, people of color) individuals who are currently employed at a bicycle retailer, non-profit shop, or have graduated from a community bicycle internship program and want to advance their careers with in-depth, hands-on bike mechanic training.