Autobell Car Wash Inc., based in Charlotte, NC, recently awarded 143 employees in four states its 2015 academic scholarships toward the college or university of their choice, with this year's gifts totaling $166,000. Since its inception, the Autobell Scholarship Program has awarded over $925,000 in academic funds to employees.
The Autobell Scholarship is an annual program open to current Autobell employees who are graduating high school seniors or have received a high school diploma. Along with a completed application, candidates must submit references, an acceptance letter from an accredited college or university, and an essay that discusses an educational or creative aspect of their employment experience. The Autobell Selection Committee reviews all applications and chooses the scholarship recipients. About Autobell
Autobell Car Wash is America's second largest conveyor car wash company, with 70 locations in North and South Carolina, Virginia, and Georgia. The company was founded in 1969 in Charlotte, NC, by the late Charles Howard Sr. and remains privately held and operated by the Howard family. Autobell now employs approximately 3,000 people and projects to wash over 3.5 million cars in 2015.
The company is well known for its water conservation procedures and has received numerous recognitions from utilities, governments, and media for its environmental commitment, as well as its community involvement, employee scholarship program, and charity car wash program. All Autobell locations treat 100% of wash water used and recycle up to 100%.
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