College Scholarships for Careers in Engineering

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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$1,000-$10,000
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  • Offered by
    American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
    1801 Alexander Bell Drive
    Suite 500
    Reston, VA 20191-4344
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and have completed at least one semester or quarter of college work with a minimum 3.3 GPA. Applicants must plan to enter a career in science or engineering related to the technical activities of the AIAA. Applicants do not have to be AIAA student members to apply but must join before accepting scholarships. Selection is based on scholarship, career goals, recommendations and extracurricular activities.
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California
    401 Van Ness Avenue
    Room 113
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have had to postpone school due to health or financial reasons and plan to attend a California college or university. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California
    401 Van Ness Avenue
    Room 113
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must attend a California college or university, be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have not begun college because of illness or need and demonstrate need.
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$1,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Ground Water Trust
    16 Centre Street
    Concord, NH 03301
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors with intentions to pursue a career in ground water management or a related field. Students must be entering their freshman year at a four-year accredited institution. Prior research or experience with the field is required.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
Varies
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Nuclear Society
    555 North Kensington Avenue
    La Grange Park, IL 60526
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time students at an accredited graduate school in a program leading to an advanced degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. There are also individual graduate scholarships. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms.
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Deadline
February 1
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Nuclear Society
    555 North Kensington Avenue
    La Grange Park, IL 60526
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be at least sophomores or students who have completed two or more years and will be entering as juniors or seniors in an accredited university and must be enrolled in a program leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms. There are individual undergraduate scholarships for students who have completed two or more years in a course of study leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$1,200
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Foundation
    Administrator
    Scholarship Fund
    2950 Niles Road
    St. Joseph, MI 49085
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have completed at least one year of undergraduate study and have at least one year of undergraduate study remaining, major in agricultural or biological engineering at an eligible accredited degree program in the U.S. or Canada, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Students must also be members of ASABE.
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Deadline
April 22
Amount
$2,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    Association for Women in Architecture
    22815 Frampton Avenue
    Torrance, CA 90501-5304
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be female residents of California or attend a California school and must be enrolled in one of the following majors: architecture, landscape architecture, urban and/or land planning, interior design, environmental design, architectural rendering and illustrating, civil, electrical, mechanical or structural engineering. Applicants must also have completed a minimum of 18 units in their major by the application due date. The award is based on grades, personal statement, financial need, recommendations and submitted materials. Applicants must be able to go to Los Angeles for interviews. Applications, two recommendation letters, transcripts, financial statements, personal statements and self-addressed stamped envelopes are required.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation
    6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315
    Springfield, VA 22150
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Electrochemical Society
    65 South Main Street, Building D
    Pennington, NJ 08534-2839
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be accepted or enrolled in a college or university and must submit transcripts, an outline of the proposed research project, a description of how the project is related to the field of electrochemical power sources, a record of achievements in industrial work and a letter of recommendation from the research supervisor. Awards are based on academic performance, past research, proposed research and the recommendation.
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Indian Science and Engineering Society
    P.O. Box 9828
    Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Association of California Water Agencies
    910 K Street
    Suite 100
    Sacramento, CA 95814
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be California residents who are rising juniors or seniors at a participating postsecondary institution located in California. They must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in a water resources-related subject and be full-time students enrolled for the entirety of the upcoming school year. Selection is based on professional commitment to the water resources field, academic achievement and financial need.
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Desk and Derrick Educational Trust
    5153 E 51st Street, Suite 107
    Tulsa, OK 74135
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens, have completed two years of undergraduate study, have a minimum 3.2 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Students must be pursuing a degree in a field related to the petroleum, energy or allied industries and plan to work full-time in the petroleum, energy or allied industry or research alternative fuels such as coal, electric, solar, wind hydroelectric, nuclear or ethanol.
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Deadline
May 5
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Vacuum Society
    120 Wall Street, 32nd Floor
    New York, NY 10005-3993
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduate students in an accredited academic institution. An application, summary of research, letters of recommendation and transcript are required. The award is based on achievement in research and academic record. The top five student nominees are invited to present talks on their research to the trustees at the international symposium. The trustees then select one recipient for the Dorothy M. and Earl S. Hoffman Award. The award covers travel expenses to the symposium.
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Deadline
September 20
Amount
Up to $2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers
    P.O. Box 19333
    Washington, DC 20036
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time students working towards an undergraduate degree at an accredited four-year educational institution or a graduate degree through an accredited program in engineering or a field related to broadcasting or telecommunications. Applicants must also have an AFCCE sponsor. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    Three Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be ASME student members enrolled in an eligible accredited mechanical engineering baccalaureate program. Selection is based on leadership, scholastic ability, potential contribution to the mechanical engineering profession and financial need. The scholarship is only applicable for study in the junior or senior year.
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Deadline
March 20
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Varies
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    Three Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be ASME student members, be enrolled in an eligible accredited mechanical engineering baccalaureate program, have strong academic performance and be college juniors or seniors. Selection is based on character, integrity, leadership, scholastic ability, potential contribution to the mechanical engineering profession and financial need.
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Deadline
May 5
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Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Vacuum Society
    120 Wall Street, 32nd Floor
    New York, NY 10005-3993
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduate students in an accredited academic institution. Awards are based on research and academic record. The awards cover travel expenses to the international symposium. Applicants should submit applications, recommendation letters, research summaries and transcripts.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Electrochemical Society
    65 South Main Street, Building D
    Pennington, NJ 08534-2839
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be accepted by or enrolled in a college or university and propose a research project. The application must include transcripts, research outline, statement describing how the project relates to electrochemical engineering, record of industrial work and letter of recommendation from the research supervisor. The award is based on academic performance, research and the recommendation.
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Deadline
March 31
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    No
  • Offered by
    Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
    1500 Main Street
    P.O. Box 15769
    Springfield, MA 01115
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must attend a U.S. college or university part-time or full-time. Application forms, transcripts and Student Aid Reports are required. Selection is based on financial need and academic merit.
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Deadline
March 20
Amount
$2,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    Three Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be ASME student members, enrolled in an eligible accredited mechanical engineering baccalaureate program and be U.S. citizens. Selection is based on scholastic ability, financial need, character, leadership and potential contribution to the mechanical engineering profession.
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Deadline
February 1
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Nuclear Society
    555 North Kensington Avenue
    La Grange Park, IL 60526
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled or planning to enroll in a U.S. college or university who are also planning a career in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or another nuclear-related field. High school seniors may apply. Students must have greater than average financial need. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, sponsor forms and three reference forms.
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Deadline
June 15
Amount
$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE)
    3 Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be chemical engineering incoming undergraduate juniors or seniors and be planning a career in the chemical engineering process industries. Applicants must also have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be attending an ABET accredited school in the U.S., Canada or Mexico. Selection is based on an essay outlining career goals, leadership in an AIChE student chapter or other university sponsored activity and letters of recommendation. Preference is given to members of AIChE.
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Deadline
Varies
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$750
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    No
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    American Society of Certified Engineering Technicians (ASCET)
    P.O. Box 1536
    Brandon, MS 39043
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be U.S. citizens or legal residents of the country in which they are currently living, be either a student, certified, regular, registered or associate member of the American Society of Certified Engineering Technicians (ASCET) and be full- or part-time students in an engineering technology program. Students in a two-year program should apply in the first year to receive the grant for their second year. Students in a four-year program who apply in the third year may receive the grant for their fourth year. Applicants must show financial need and submit three letters of recommendation.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$13,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    Three Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be ASME student members, be enrolled in an ABET accredited mechanical engineering baccalaureate program, be North American residents and be U.S. citizens. Applicants must also have strong academic performance, character and integrity. The award is to be used during the junior or senior undergraduate years.
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Deadline
January 1
Amount
$2,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate at an accredited two- or four-year college or university. Applicants must be studying engineering and/or science at their chosen school. Applicants must have permanent residence in the NACE Central Area which includes the following states: Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
Up to $15,000 stipend
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Safety Engineers
    1800 East Oakton Street
    Des Plaines, IL 60018
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and either have their Ph.D. or be working toward a masters or Ph.D. Preference is given to applicants working within an ABET-accredited safety program. The selection committee prefers applied safety/health research with a broad appeal and gives special consideration to ASSE members. Recipients must spend four to six weeks during the summer at the Liberty Mutual Research Center, in Hopkinton, MA, and write an article on their research or an outline for a grant proposal to continue the research.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$4,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    Three Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have outstanding character and integrity, be ASME student members, be enrolled in an eligible accredited mechanical engineering baccalaureate program, be college juniors or seniors and have strong academic performance.
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Deadline
March 15, April 15 and September 15
Amount
$500-$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Catching the Dream
    Attn.: Scholarship Affairs Office
    8200 Mountain Road NE
    Suite 203
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian, enrolled in a tribe and attend or plan to attend college full-time. Students must apply to all other sources of funding at the same time they apply for this scholarship. Selection is based on grades, SAT or ACT scores, work experience, leadership, clear goals, commitment to the American Indian community and the potential to improve the lives of American Indian people.
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  • Offered by
    American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE)
    3 Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be ethnic minorities, major in chemical engineering and be undergraduate or graduate students.
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Deadline
May 5
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Vacuum Society
    120 Wall Street, 32nd Floor
    New York, NY 10005-3993
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be female graduate students in an accredited academic institution and must send an application, report on candidate form, two letters of recommendation and college and graduate school transcripts.
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Deadline
November 4
Amount
$1,000
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$2,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    Illuminating Engineering Society of North America
    1514 Gibbons Drive
    Alameda, CA 94501
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time junior, senior or graduate students in an accredited four-year college in Northern California, Nevada, Oregon or Washington who plan to pursue illumination as a career. The application, statement of purpose and at least three letters of recommendation are required. Students should review the IESNA Lighting Handbook to see the available fields of study.
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Deadline
May 5
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Vacuum Society
    120 Wall Street, 32nd Floor
    New York, NY 10005-3993
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduate students in an accredited academic institution. Five finalists are invited to present talks on their research to the trustees at the international symposium. The trustees then select one student to receive the award, which also covers travel expenses. Applicants should submit applications, research summaries, letters of recommendations and transcripts.
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Deadline
June 1
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Ground Water Trust
    16 Centre Street
    Concord, NH 03301
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors with intentions to pursue a career in ground water-related field. Applicants must attend a college or university located west of the Mississippi River.
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