The NorthEast Passenger Transportation Association (NEPTA) Officers and Directors are pleased to announce this year’s NEPTA Scholarship Award Program. Since its inception, the NEPTA scholarship fund has provided $79,000 in college scholarships to students entering or continuing their education in the transit industry.
Our continued goal is to offer the scholarship program yearly and thanks to all who participated in the scholarship tournament this past June, we are able to fulfil our goal this year. Applications are now being accepted.
Your application can be emailed or mailed and all applications must be received in our office by November 1, 2016.
The NEPTA Offices and Board of Directors appreciate your continued partnership and support of the NorthEast Passenger Transportation Association (NEPTA). All members are encouraged to forward this application announcement to employees.
Serving the passenger transportation community in New England and the North Eastern States since 1900.
The NorthEast Passenger Transportation Association (NEPTA) is an association of transit providers, vendor and industry specialists dedicated to promoting transit issues at the local, state, regional, and national levels.
NEPTA's Mission: The NorthEast Passenger Transportation Association (NEPTA) is a non-profit association of passenger transportation professionals, in the public and private sectors whose mission is:
Promote professionalism in its industry through conferences and workshops,
Disseminate information on issues of interest within the urban and rural passenger transportation communities,
Promote interchange networking cooperation and fellowship among its members and other related organizations,and to
Represent the concerns of its members on issues of federal and regional interest.
The NEPTA membership consists of over 200 members throughout the six northeastern states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. Each state is represented on the NEPTA Board of Directors. Additional board members represent vendors and other transportation companies in accordance with the NEPTA bylaws.
Thank you to all of the players and sponsors at the 17th Annual NEPTA Scholarship Tournament. We enjoyed the day at Blackstone National Golf Course in Sutton, Massachusetts. NEPTA is proud to open the scholarship program on August 1. Watch your email for more information.
NEPTA recently formed a NEPTA Maintenance Committee. This committee was formed to host discussions with maintenance representatives from Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. The committee's goal is to meet twice a year to gather and share maintenance information throughout the NEPTA membership.
The committee is open to all NEPTA members. For more information, please contact Carol Tally at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-NEPTA01.