Northern California Chapter COMTO Scholarship

  • Scholarship Intent: To advocate for the transportation careers and transportation needs of minorities by awarding scholarship to deserving students.
  • Criteria:
    1) Must have a declared academic major.
    2) Applicant must either be resident of Northern California OR must attend college in Northern California.
    3) Member of a racial minority group: African American, Asian American, Hispanic American, Native American or Pacific Islander.
    4) Students may receive scholarships a maximum of two times from this COMTO chapter.
    5) Students awarded must register as a COMTO student members, and $25 will be deducted from the award.
    6) Benefits include opportunity to participate in COMTO meetings, mentoring, internships, and COMTO national scholarships.
  • Major: Multiple: Engineering, Geography, Political Science, Economics, Urban Studies and Planning, Public Health, Communication Studies, Accounting, Finance, Industrial Design (Industrial Technology),
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Sophomore, Junior, Senior; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: US Citizen
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: 2.5; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Mr. Benjamin W. Murray
  • Contact Person title: COMTO of Northern California-Scholarship Program
  • Street Address: Turner Construction Company, 300 Frank Ogawa Plaza, Suite 510, Oakland, CA 94612
  • Phone Number: (415)701-4436
  • Extension:
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: Varies