The Caterpillar Foundation provided The AED Foundation (AEDF) with a generous grant of $300,000 to go towards scholarships for high school students.

Those who are accepted will earn $2,000 towards their education in an AEDF accredited college program to help them get started in the heavy equipment industry. The Foundation has expanded the opportunity to all high school students in the U.S. interested in a career within the equipment industry and plan to attend an AEDF accredited college program.

Students can fill out the first portion of the application in less than five minutes at View a list of AEDF’s accredited schools here.

Deadline:  December 31, 2020 (extended from 9/30/20)