The Car Wash Show


Emerging Leader Scholarship

In 2015, International Carwash Association™ instituted the Emerging Leader Scholarship to recognize a new generation of leaders in the car wash industry. The scholarship rewards high achieving individuals at the manager level with VIP access to The Car Wash Show™. Recipients must show a passion for their work, strong leadership, and dedication to the advancement of the car wash industry. Five scholarships will be awarded for The Car Wash Show™ 2021.

Scholarship Recipients Receive:

  • Complimentary Premium Pass to The Car Wash Show™, November 15-17, 2021
  • Complimentary 3-night accommodation at a The Car Wash Show™ host hotel
  • Feature in Car Wash Magazine™
  • Framed copy of magazine feature
  • One year ICA membership


  • Must be nominated by peer or supervisor (individuals cannot self-nominate)
  • Must be a manager-level employee 
  • 45 years of age or younger
  • Application must be received prior to September 1, 2021

Please click here to access the Submission Form.


Recipients will be announced no later than September 10, 2021.  Selection is made in sole judgment of ICA. Please contact Megan Clark ( with questions.