Nine UNOH Students Win SEMA Scholarships

Posted on Friday, August 16, 2019



The University of Northwestern Ohio is proud to recognize 9 current students as recipients of the 2019 SEMA Memorial Scholarship!  In addition, a UNOH employee also received a Loan-Forgiveness Award to help pay off their existing student loan balance.

In total, the SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund awarded $272,000 to 97 individuals this year, including scholarships for current students and loan-forgiveness awards to employees of SEMA-member companies.

"This year’s pool of scholarship winners represents the diversity of interests and disciplines that the automotive industry attracts," said SEMA Board of Directors Chairman Tim Martin. "SEMA is committed to offering support to the next generation of young men and women that will drive this industry for years to come."

More than $2.5 million has been awarded to over 1,500 deserving students since the program's establishment in 1984. The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund and the SEMA Loan Forgiveness Program are dedicated to fostering the next generation of automotive aftermarket industry leaders and innovators by helping them get off to a successful start in their education and automotive aftermarket careers.

Online applications for next year's awards will be accepted Nov. 1, 2019, through March 1, 2020, at For questions or additional information, contact SEMA Student Programs Manager Juliet Marshall at 909-978-6655 or


SEMA Scholarship Award Winners from UNOH are:

Joey Brinegar (University of Northwestern Ohio, Automotive/Business Management)

Trey Galgon (University of Northwestern Ohio, Automotive Technology)

Brianna Glowinski (University of Northwestern Ohio, Automotive Technical Supervision)

Gregory Hovis (University of Northwestern Ohio, Automotive Technology)

Noah Jacobson (University of Northwestern Ohio, Automotive Technology)

Kyle Morris (University of Northwestern Ohio, Automotive Technology)

Benjamin Tiemeyer (University of Northwestern Ohio, Diesel Technology)

Stephen Trinklein (University of Northwestern Ohio, Automotive Technology)

William White-Griggs (University of Northwestern Ohio, Automotive Technology)


SEMA Loan Forgiveness Award Winner from UNOH:

Charles Becker III (University of Northwestern Ohio, University of Northwestern Ohio, Automotive Technology)


For the full list of winners, visit:

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Last updated: 09/16/2019