The Intermotor Import Leader Automotive Scholarship Competition Is Back


We're excited to announce the return of our Intermotor Import Leader Automotive Scholarship Competition. Like past competitions, this year's reboot will present two deserving students with a $5,000 scholarship each. Additionally, 10 students will receive a subscription to our award-winning on-demand training program. The third-annual competition runs through June 30, 2017. For more information, watch the promotional video on

To enter, students are asked to visit, complete an online questionnaire, and submit a current photo of themselves. Entries will be evaluated based on relevance, creativity, and thoughtfulness relating to the automotive import industry. Winners will be notified by July 31, 2017.

Phil Hutchens, Vice President Engine Management Marketing, SMP, commented on the scholarships, stating, "For the third year in a row, SMP is proud to recognize two deserving technicians who share Intermotor’s quest for import excellence."

The competition is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Eligible entrants must be between the ages of 18 and 34 and currently enrolled full-time in high school or in an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or post-high school educational program. They must also have a current cumulative grade point average of 3.0. Complete rules and contest information can be found at