Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP) will award two students $5,000 each as part of its new Standard Blue Streak "Stronger Than Ever” automotive scholarship contest.

The deadline to apply for the scholarships is June 30, 2017.

In addition to the two $5,000 scholarship winners, 10 students will receive a subscription to Standard Pro Training’s On-Demand program.

Students can enter by visiting, completing an online questionnaire, and submitting a recent photo of themselves. SMP’s independent judge will evaluate all entries based on relevance, creativity, and thoughtfulness relating to the automotive industry. Winners will be notified on or about July 31, 2017.

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Phil Hutchens, vice president wngine management marketing, SMP, says: “Blue Streak has always been synonymous with premium quality. Now, with our ‘Stronger Than Ever’ contest, we hope to be known for supporting and recognizing up-and-coming technicians.”

The contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Eligible entrants must be between the ages of 18 and 34 and currently enrolled full-time in high school or in an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or post-high school educational program. They must also have a current cumulative grade point average of 3.0. Complete rules and contest information can be found at

SMP says the Blue Streak product line has a long history of providing professional automotive technicians with premium-quality replacement parts.

For more information on SMP products, download the SMP Parts App 2.0 or visit