PeopleNet and Trucker Buddy International have agreed to offer scholarships to the children and dependents of teachers and drivers in an effort to encourage more students to consider a career in education or transportation.

Three children or dependants of teachers and three of drivers will be granted $1,000 scholarships to attend secondary schools such as a college, junior college, or technical training including vocational school or truck driving school.

The scholarship program will be administered by the Trucker Buddy Board of Directors and the rules and guidelines can be found on the Trucker Buddy website. Only currently active and registered teachers and drivers are eligible to apply.