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AACE (Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering) Scholarships Must be currently enrolled full-time students who are enrolled in a program related to cost engineering/cost management. These programs include: electrical, mining, civil, chemical, industrial, mechanical, manufacturing; other academic fields accepted are construction management, building construction, computer sciences, business administration, quantity surveying, or information technology; awards are based on academic performance (35%), extracurricular activities (35%), and an essay (30%) - see website for details Various awards ranging from $2,000 to $8,000 each Applications accepted 1-Jan through 7-Feb each year AACE Headquarters: 1265 Suncrest Towne Centre Drive Morgantown, WV 26505-1876 USA phone: +1.304.296.8444; email contact info@aacei.org http://www.aacei.org/awards/scholarships/overview.shtml
AAIA Scholarship Program (Association on American Indian Affairs) Open to Native American graduate and undergraduate students; submit only 1 application package online and be eligible for all scholarships. Various awards and amounts - refer to website May 30 Questions may directed to AAIA's Rockville office at 240-314-7155 or lw.aaia@indian-affairs.org. http://www.indian-affairs.org
AAUW Fellowships and Grants Open to women only in any field of study Various awards and amounts - refer to website for details Various - refer to website Dr. Patricia Mahon, Dean of Students (394-2416) http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/
ACEC Scholarship Program (American Council of Engineering Companies) Must be U.S. Citizen and entering junior, senior, fifth year, or master's program in the fall of 2014; on application, must demonstrate an interest and commitment to business and management in the profession; open to all engineering disciplines. All scholarship applicants must submit applications through their respective state Member Organizations. (See contact information under "Contact" section.) Multiple awards for students in any engineering field, and then one special award for student pursuing master's degree in structural engineering March 9, 2015 Gail Boddicker, Executive Director - American Council of Engineering Companies of South Dakota, PO Box 398, Rapid City, SD 57709 (605) 394-6674 - gail.boddicker@sdsmt.edu http://www.acec.org/awardprograms/scholarships
ACI (American Concrete Institute) Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships Many scholarships available, both undergraduate and graduate. Study program shall be in the area of concrete with an emphasis on structural design, materials, construction, or any combination thereof. Applicants submit application, resume, essay, transcripts, and two references (see website for specifics). Multiple awards of $3,000 to $5,000 each October 15 for both undergraduate and graduate scholarships E-mail donna.halstead@concrete.org or call 248-848-3778. http://www.scholarshipcouncil.org/
ACS (American Chemical Society) Scholars Program ACS awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields. Awards of up to $5,000 are given to qualified students. African American, Hispanic, or American Indian high school seniors or college freshman, sophomores, or juniors pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences or chemical technology are eligible to apply. Multiple awards up to $5,000 for freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors ACS accepts applications beginning on November 1 annually and submission deadline is March 1 of the following calendar year. Application system is accessible only during that time period.. Email scholars@acs.org; phone 202-872-6250 or toll-free 800-227-5558, ext. 6250. http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/acsscholars.html
AES Engineering Scholarships AES Engineering's belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason, they are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluated the essays that are submitted. Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility - all fields of study are eligible. Students must submit an essay of no more than 1000 words in answer to the question posted on the website. $500.00 October 4 scholarships@aesengineers.com http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association): Military Personnel Scholarships Merit-based scholarships of varying amounts will be awarded to persons on active duty in the uniformed military services, to honorably discharged U.S. military veterans (including Reservists and National Guard personnel), and to disabled veterans who are currently enrolled part time or full time in an eligible degree program at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the U.S. Eligible candidates must be at least second-year college students enrolled full time as sophomores or juniors in four-year institutions at the time of application. Scholarships included in the single application: Afghanistan and Iraq War Veterans Scholarship; Disabled War Veterans Scholarship (Afghanistan & Iraq). Applicants must be: U.S. citizen currently enrolled and attending either a two-year or four-year accredited college or university in the United States; an undergraduate student enrolled at the time of application enrolled part time or full time in an eligible degree program. An overall 3.0 GPA is required. Candidates must be majoring in the following or C4I-related fields of electrical, aerospace, systems or computer engineering; computer engineering technology; computer network systems; information systems security; computer information systems; information systems management; technology management; electronics engineering technology; computer science; physics; or mathematics. Majors directly related to the support of U.S. intelligence or national security enterprises with relevance to the mission of AFCEA will also be eligible. Numerous scholarships of $3,000 each Application will be posted online in mid-August for the fall deadline of November 15, 2014. Vince Patton, Ed.D., Executive Director, AFCEA Educational Foundation, email edfoundation@afcea.org http://www.afcea.org/education/scholarships/undergraduate/military.asp
AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association): AFGHANISTAN AND IRAQ WAR VETERANS SCHOLARSHIP Undergraduate students majoring in any of the following fields: electrical, aerospace, systems or computer engineering; computer engineering technology; computer network systems; information systems security; computer information systems; information systems management; technology management; electronics engineering technology; computer science; physics; mathematics; or science or mathematics education; must provide 2 letters of recommendation from field-of-study professors and also transcripts; open to active-duty or honorably discharged U.S. military veterans (including Reservists and National Guard personnel) Multiple awards of $2,500 each May 1 and Nov 1 (scholarships offered in fall and spring semesters) Mr. Fred H. Rainbow, Vice President and Executive Director: 800-336-4583 http://www.afcea.org/education/scholarships/undergraduate/WarVets.asp
AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association): DISABLED WAR VETERANS SCHOLARSHIP Active-duty service personnel, honorably discharged U.S. military veterans, reservists, and National Guard personnel who are disabled because of wounds received furing active-duty combat service in Enduring Freedom-Afghanistan or Iraqi Freedom operations. Must be undergraduate student (any class) enrolled either part-time or full-time in any of the following degree programs: electrical, aerospace, systems or computer engineering; computer engineering technology; computer network systems; computer information systems; technology management; computer science; physics; mathematics; or science or mathematics education. Multiple awards of $2,500 each May 1 Mr. Fred H. Rainbow, Vice President and Executive Director: 800-336-4583 http://www.afcea.org/education/scholarships/undergraduate/DisabledWarVets.asp
AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association): STEM Majors Scholarship for Graduate Students Application for scholarships supporting graduate and technical certification STEM majors has been combined into one STEM Major Application. Applicants will complete the STEM Major Application and send in supporting documents only once, but will be considered for all AFCEA STEM Major scholarship opportunities for which they are qualified. Online programs are eligible. U.S. Citizenship is required for all applicants. Qualifying STEM Majors include: electrical, computer, chemical, systems, or aerospace engineering; computer science; computer information systems; technology management; management information systems; physics; mathematics; bioinformatics; or other majors related to the mission of AFCEA. Graduate applicants must be enrolled full-time in a graduate degree-granting program at an accredited university in the United States. A 3.0 overall GPA is required. Numerous scholarships of $2,000 each; submit one online application and be eligible for all scholarships Yearly May 1st Mr. Fred H. Rainbow, Vice President and Executive Director: 800-336-4583 http://www.afcea.org/education/scholarships/graduate/STEMMajorScholarship.asp
AIAA (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics): UNDERGRADUATE/GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM GPA 3.3; open to students enrolled as sophomores, juniors, seniors, or graduates; open to students of any nationality; must be studying in the fields of science or engineering; must submit 3 letters of recommendation; must complete on-line application and essay - refer to website for details; must be AIAA student member (only a small fee to join on website) 30 undergraduate awards from $2,000 to $2,500 each; multiple awards and amounts for graduate students Campus Deadline is January 15; final deadline to AIAA is January 31   https://www.aiaa.org/Secondary.aspx?id=3199
AIME (American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers): BENJAMIN J. FAIRLESS SCHOLARSHIP Full-time undergraduate student with a demonstrated genuine interest in a career in the iron or steel industry, and majoring in the field of engineering, metallurgy, or materials science $2,000 March 2 AIME (Littleton, Colorado) at 303-948-4255, or email to aime@aimehq.org http://www.aimehq.org/programs/scholarships
AIME (American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers): HENRY DEWITT GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP Students pursuing graduate degrees in the mining, metallurgical, or petroleum fields; student submits cover letter (see website for instructions on letter content), resume, transcript, and at least 2 letters of recommendation from faculty members in student's field of study One or more scholarships awarded annually; past award amounts have varied between $4,000 and $8,000 College nominations due June 15 AIME (Littleton, Colorado) at 303-948-4255, or email to aime@aimehq.org http://www.aimehq.org/programs/scholarships
AIME (American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers): JOHN S. MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIP Undergraduate student enrolled full-time in an ABET-accredited Mining Engineering program who will be a junior or senior in the school year following receipt of award; demonstrated financial need; demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in the mining industry; student member of SME; student submits application plus 2 letters of recommendation (one from faculty chair and one from a professor, employer, or employee in the mining industry who knows the applicant well) $8,000 College nominations due June 15 AIME (Littleton, Colorado) at 303-948-4255, or email to aime@aimehq.org http://www.aimehq.org/programs/scholarships
AIPG (American Institute of Professional Geologists) Scholarships Must be majoring in geology or earth sciences and be at least sophomore status. Student must be either a student member of AIPG, or must have applied for student membership at the time the application for the scholarship is submitted (student membership is free). Applicants must submit: a letter of interest with name, mail and email addresses, and telephone number; proof of enrollment in an eligible geological sciences program, transcripts; an original one-page essay on why the applicant wants to become a geologist; and a letter of support from a faculty member familiar with the applicant’s academic work. Up to 4 scholarships of $1,000 each February 15th Questions regarding the application process can be directed to either William Siok or Vickie Hill by telephone at (303) 412-6205 or email to aipg@aipg.org http://www.aipg.org/students/scholarship.htm
Air Force Aid Society: GENERAL HENRY H. ARNOLD EDUCATION GRANT PROGRAM Minimum GPA of 2.0; open to dependent sons/daughters of Air Force members in one of the following categories: Active Duty, title 10 AGR/Reserve on extended active duty, and Title 32 AGR performing full-time active duty; retired due to length of active duty service or disability, or retired AGR/Reserve with 20+ years creditable for retired pay; deceased while on active duty or in retired status; also open to spouses of Active Duty members and Title 10 AGR/Reservists on extended active duty; refer to website or call contact for information on application procedures Numerous grants available worth $2,000 each Yearly in March or April - refer to website Air Force Aid Society at 1-800-429-9475 or 703-607-3072 http://www.afas.org/education-grants
AISES (American Indian Science and Engineering Society) Scholarship Programs Native undergraduates or graduates in STEM fields; GPA 3.0 or higher; current AISES membership; various scholarships: A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship, AISES Intel Scholarship, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation (BNSF) Scholarship, AISES Google Scholarship Various amounts - refer to website June 15 Liz Encinias at 505-765-1052, x107; or, contact SDSMT Office of Multicultural Affairs at 605-394-1828 http://aises.org/what/programs/scholarships
AISES Scholarship Program (American Indian Science & Engineering Society): IBM Scholarship Must be full-time undergraduate or graduate student majoring in: math, electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering, computer information systems, industrial engineering, material science, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, or MIS; must be American Indian or Alaska Native; must be member of AISES; must be U.S. citizen; complete on-line application $1,000 for up to 12 undergraduates per academic year w/GPA of 3.2 or higher; $1,500 for 7 undergraduates and 3 graduate students per acad. year w/GPA of 3.5 or higher; $3,000 for 3 undergraduates and 3 graduate students w/GPA of 3.7 or higher 15-July E-mail to info@aises.org or call 505-765-1052 http://scholarships.collegetoolkit.com/scholarships/awards/ibm_scholarship/6223.aspx
AIST (Association for Iron and Steel Technology) Foundation Scholarships Full-time undergraduate students enrolled in engineering, metallurgy, or materials science programs; minimum GPA of 3.0; demonstrated interest in the iron and steel industry; refer to website or contact person for application instructions and additional information Eleven (11) scholarships; amounts vary between $1,000 and $10,000 Yearly in March/June - refer to website Lori Wharrey at lwharrey@aist.org or 724-776-6040, ext. 621 http://www.aistfoundation.org/scholarships/scholarships.htm
AIST (Association for Iron and Steel Technology) Ronald E. Lincoln Memorial Scholarship This scholarship was established by Chaparral Steel as a tribute to Ronald Lincoln and is awarded to individuals who best exemplify the qualities of leadership and innovation for which Mr. Lincoln was so well known throughout his career. Scholarships will be granted to full-time undergraduate students with a genuine demonstrated interest in a career in the iron and steel industry and majoring in the field of engineering, metallurgy or materials science field at an accredited U.S. college or university. Applicant should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (20% of evaluation). Applicant should have a demonstrated interest in a career in the iron and steel industry(35% of evaluation). Two (2) scholarships of $3,000 each March 2 Lori Wharrey at AIST: 724-814-3044 http://www.aistfoundation.org/scholarships/scholarship_guidelines.htm
AIST (Association for Iron and Steel Technology) Smith Graduate Scholarship (AIME) This scholarship was established by the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers (AIME) in 1967 to honor Henry DeWitt Smith’s contributions to the mining industry. This scholarship assists worthy students in the pursuit of their graduate education in engineering in the United States or Canada. Scholarships will be granted to full-time graduate students, with a genuine demonstrated interest in a career in the iron and steel industry, in the field of metallurgy. Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an engineering, metallurgy or materials science program at a North American university. Applicant should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (20% of edvaluation). Applicant should have a demonstrated interest in a career in the iron and steel industry(35% of evaluation). Two (2) scholarships of $3,000 each March 2 Lori Wharrey at AIST: 724-814-3044 http://www.aistfoundation.org/scholarships/scholarship_guidelines.htm
AIST (Association for Iron and Steel Technology) William E. Schwabe Memorial Scholarship Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an engineering, metallurgy or materials science program at a North American university. Applicant should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (20% of evaluation). Applicant should have a demonstrated interest in a career in the iron and steel industry(35% of evaluation). $3,000 March 2 Lori Wharrey at AIST: 724-814-3044 http://www.aistfoundation.org/scholarships/scholarship_guidelines.htm
AIST (Association for Iron and Steel Technology) Willy Korf Memorial Fund This scholarship was established by Korf Lurgi Steeltec, Inc. to honor the late Willy Korf, Founder of the Korf Group and a well-known promoter/developer of innovative technology. Scholarships will be granted to full-time undergraduate students with a genuine demonstrated interest in a career in the iron and steel industry and majoring in the field of engineering, metallurgy or materials science at an accredited U.S. college or university. Applicant should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (20% of edvaluation). Applicant should have a demonstrated interest in a career in the iron and steel industry(35% of evaluation). Three (3) scholarships of $3,000 each March 2 Lori Wharrey at AIST: 724-814-3044 http://www.aistfoundation.org/scholarships/scholarship_guidelines.htm
American Institute of Physics Science Writing Award Award recognizes writing for the general public by students in Physics, Astronomy, and allied science fields; entries must be available to, and intended for, the general public; entries must have been published between Jan. 1, 2005 and Dec. 31, 2006 $3,000 1-Mar Refer to website http://www.aip.org/aip/writing/
American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Scholarships Undergraduate Juniors, Seniors or Master’s level graduate students in Civil, Architectural or Construction Engineering, or Construction Management programs; must be full-time students. Check website to download online application. 12 awards of $5,000 each May 1 American Institute of Steel Construction - (312) 670-2400 http://www.aisc.org/content.aspx?id=30576
American Shotcrete Institute Graduate Scholarship Program (Civil Engineering) At the time of scholarship application, must have been accepted into a graduate program in the field of concrete (specifically for first- or second-year graduate students). Awards are based on essays, submitted data, and references (refer to website for specifics). $3,000 award is paid directly to student's educational institution. $3,000 November 2 Questions should be directed to ASA at (248) 848-3780 or send email to info@shotcrete.org. http://www.shotcrete.org/pages/education-certification/grad-scholarships.htm
AMS (American Mathematical Society): Prizes and Awards Program Various prizes and awards for students studying mathematics Various - refer to website and/or contact person Various - refer to website and/or contact person AMS, Office of the Secretary; phone 865-974-6900, or e-mail secretary@ams.org http://www.ams.org/prizes-awards
APPA (American Public Power Association) Scholarship Program Undergraduate or graduate students interested in research or a career in the electric utility industry Ten $4,000 student research grants/internships for undergraduate/graduate students; ten $2,000 to students interested in a career in electric utility industry Online applications open December 1, 2013 and close on February 15, 2014 Michelle Zaccagnino, APPA - (202) 467-2942, MZaccagnino@publicpower.org or DEED@PublicPower.org http://www.publicpower.org/DEED
Army Emergency Relief (AER) Stateside Spouse Education Assistance Program A spouse of an active or retired Army soldier; a widow(er) of an active or retired Army soldier; must be resident of the United States; must be full-time student; active duty military personnel not eligible; first undergraduate degrees only Scholarship awards are based on financial need, as evidenced by income, family size, and circumstances Various - refer to website. Army Emergency Relief Education Department at 703-428-0000 (education@aerhq.org) http://www.aerhq.org
Army ROTC: GREEN TO GOLD NON-SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Non-scholarship students may serve 3 years on active duty and 5 years in the Inactive Ready Reserve (IRR); program is available to soldiers who have completed 2 years of college, and who can complete their college degree requirements in 2 years Monthly stipend of up to 10 months each school year; stipend increases each year based upon student's Military Science Class Refer to contact persons for information 1-800-USA-ROTC, or South Dakota Army ROTC Advisor at 719-526-9261/6879 http://www.goarmy.com/rotc/enlisted_soldiers.jsp
Army ROTC: GREEN TO GOLD SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Scholarships are awarded for 2, 3, or 4 years; must be under 31 years of age on 31 December of the year in which student earns a college baccalaureate degree; minimum GPA of 2.5; all scholarship students are required to serve in the military for a period of 8 years (requirement can be fulfilled by serving 4 years active duty and 4 years in the Inactive Ready Reserve) Tuition or room and board; money for textbooks, supplies, equipment; monthly stipend Refer to contact persons for information 1-800-USA-ROTC, or South Dakota Army ROTC Advisor at 719-526-9261/6879 http://www.goarmy.com/rotc/enlisted_soldiers.jsp
ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) CI Construction Engineering Scholarship Any undergraduate freshman, sophomore, or junior, enrolled in a civil engineering program with a concentration in construction engineering or construction management, who is a Construction Institute (CI) student member and/or ASCE National Student Member in good standing at the time of application and award. The scholarship may be awarded only to a student who will employ it to continue their formal undergraduate education at a recognized educational institution. Selection criteria: good academic standing as demonstrated by official university transcripts, three (3) reference letters from faculty or professional internships; a statement of professional goals following graduation; resume highlighting professional, research and leadership accomplishments. Multi-year scholarship payable until and including the year of undergraduate graduation - not to exceed three years. April 1 Refer to website. http://content.constructioninst.org/CiScholarship.html
ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) Eugene C. Figg, Jr. Civil Engineering Scholarship Any currently enrolled junior or senior civil engineering student in an ABET-accredited civil engineering program, who is a United States citizen and has a passion for bridges, may apply for this scholarship. Applicant must be a member in good standing of ASCE at the time of application and award. A scholarship may be awarded only to a student who will employ it to continue his/her formal undergraduate education at a recognized educational institution. Selection is based on appraisal of the applicant’s award justification, stated interest in bridge design and construction, educational plan, academic performance and standing, development potential, leadership capacity, and financial need. $3,000 February 9 Refer to website. http://www.asce.org/Content.aspx?id=2147489750
ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships Multiple scholarships available for undergraduates and graduates studying civil engineering. Check website for information on each individual scholarship. Varies by scholarship - refer to website 9-Feb Refer to website http://www.asce.org/Content.aspx?id=18337
ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) Y. C. Yang Civil Engineering Scholarship Any currently enrolled junior or senior civil engineering student at an institution with an ABET-accredited program who is an ASCE Society Student Member in good standing at the time of application and award, and has an interest in structural engineering may apply for this scholarship. Scholarships may be awarded only to those students who will employ them to continue their formal undergraduate education at an educational institution with an ABET-accredited program. Selection is based on appraisal of the applicant’s award justification, educational plan, stated interest in structural engineering, academic performance and standing, development potential, leadership capacity, and financial need. Two awards of $2,000 each February 9 Refer to website http://www.asce.org/Content.aspx?id=18337
ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers): FREEMAN FELLOWSHIP Grants are made toward expenses for experiments, observations, and compiling new data that will be useful in engineering; applicants complete on-line application form, and submit an essay of 500 words or less (see website), a description and budget for proposed research, transcripts, resume, and 2 letters of recommendation One or more recipients; stipend based upon funds available from endowment; past awards have been in the range of $2,000 to $5,000; award is to be used for research and experiments 9-Feb Refer to website http://www.asce.org/Content.aspx?id=2147489745
ASCO Numatics Scholarship Merit-based and will be awarded on the candidate’s potential for leadership and for making a significant contribution to the engineering, instrumentation, systems, and automation professions, particularly as they relate to the application of fluid control and fluid power technologies. Scholarship recipients may be eligible for an ASCO Numatics internship. Eligibility: completed sophomore year up through graduate level; U.S. Citizen or legal resident. Two $5,000 scholarships to U.S. engineering students who are pursuing careers in industrial automation-related disciplines. Check website for opening of 2014-15 application cycle.   http://www.asconumatics.com/LiteratureRequest/ASCO-Numatics-Scholarship-learnmore.aspx
ASEE (American Society for Engineering Education): SMART Defense Scholarship Program Junior and senior undergraduates and graduate students majoring in science, mathematics, or engineering fields; US citizens; on-line application normally opens in late January; GPA 3.0 Various awards based upon need and merit Online application process opens August 15 and closes December 15 each year Refer to website http://www.asee.org/smart
ASM (American Society for Microbiology): Microbiology Undergraduate Research Fellowship (ASM-URF) Undergraduates who are members of an underrepresented group in microbiology, including African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Alaskan Natives, and Pacific Islanders; US citizen or permanent US resident; must have lab research experience Up to $3,500 stipend plus a one-year membership in ASM; up to $850 for student lodging; up to $500 for roundtrip travel to the host institution if applicable; up to $1,000 travel support for recipients to attend the 2007 ASM General Meeting 1-Feb ASM Microbiology Undergraduate Research Fellowship (202-942-9283); e-mail address is fellowships-careerinformation@asmusa.org http://www.asm.org/index.php/fellowships/25-education/students/7827-asm-undergraduate-research-fellowship-asm-urf
ASM (American Society for Microbiology): ROBERT D. WATKINS GRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP Graduate students enrolled in a Ph.D program who have completed the first year of their graduate program; applicants must be from groups historically underrepresented in the microbiological sciences, including African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Alaskan Natives, and Pacific Islanders; required to submit an abstract to ASM for presentation at the annual ASM General Meeting; required to attend the ASM Graduate & Postdoctoral Summer Institute one time during the 3-year term of the fellowship; required to submit on-line application, transcripts, and 3 letters of recommendation; US citizenship and membership in ASM required (ASM membership application available on-line) Total stipend of $57,000 ($19,000 per year) for a 3-year period beginning September, 2006 and ending June, 2009 1-May Robert D. Watkins Graduate Research Fellowship (202-942-9283); e-mail address is fellowships-careerinformation@asmusa.org http://www.asm.org/index.php/grants/25-education/students/164-asm-robert-d-watkins-graduate-research-fellowship
ASM International Foundation (The Materials Information Society): Undergraduate Scholarship Program Undergraduate students who have an intended or declared major in metallurgy or materials science engineering; applicants majoring in related science or engineering fields will be considered if they demonstrate a strong academic emphasis and interest in materials science; must have completed at least 1 year of college; must be a Material Advantage student member (refer to website to become a member); application and further instructions available from website or contact phone/e-mail address 37 scholarships available; amounts vary from $1,500 to $10,000, and one award is for full tuition May 1 ASM Materials Education Foundation at 440-338-5151, or email to asmif@asminternational.org http://asmcommunity.asminternational.org/portal/site/www/Foundation/Students/Scholarships/#3
ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships ASME undergraduate or graduate student members worldwide are eligible for academic scholarships, with total funding of $100,000 a year typically made possible through the ASME Center for Education and ASME Foundation. Unless noted, applicants must be an ASME student to login to the online application system. Unless noted, applicants for ASME scholarships only need to complete one online application, during the application acceptance period of January 15 to March 1 each year. Each application will be considered for all eligible scholarships for which the applicant fits the criteria. Unless noted, applicants must be ASME student members in good standing at the time of application. Incoming first-year graduate students must provide proof of acceptance to their graduate degree program. Multiple awards and amounts - refer to website Online application process is from January 15 to March 1 each year Refer to website http://www.asme.org/about-asme/scholarship-and-loans
ASSE (American Society of Safety Engineers) Foundation Scholarships Must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in occupational safety & health or a closely related field. Multiple awards are available in varying amounts - please refer to website. Various amounts - refer to website Various deadlines - refer to website 1800 East Oakton Street, Des Plaines, IL 60018; (847) 699-2929; E-mail: customerservice@asse.org http://www.asse.org/foundation/scholarships/scholarships.php
Associated General Contractors (AGC) of South Dakota/Building Chapter Scholarships (Civil/Construction) For students pursuing an educational program in civil engineering/construction industry. Visit website for online application. AGC of South Dakota Building Chapter: 2307 W. 57th St., Suite 101, Sioux Falls, SD 57108; Phone: (605) 336-9338. Five scholarships of $2,000 each March 23 Ken Gifford by mail at 2771 Plant St., Rapid City, SD 57702, by phone at 605-343-7744, or by email at wragc@rushmore.com. http://www.sdagc.org/membership/member-services/
Associated General Contractors (AGC) of South Dakota/Highway Heavy Utilities Scholarships (Civil/Construction) Must be pursuing a construction-related education program. Visit website for online application form, or contact the AGC at (605) 224-8689 / 1-800-242-6373 for more information. Awards range from $1,000 to $2,500 May 1 AGC at (605) 224-8689 / 1-800-242-6373 or www.sdagc.org. http://www.sdagc.org/userfiles/file/Scholarship%20poster%20and%20app%202011.pdf
Basin Electric Power Cooperative - Student Scholarships Member of cooperative pursuing engineering degree $1,000 (multiple awards) Check with local cooperative Local Member Cooperative or Vickie Volk at (701) 557-5485 http://www.basinelectric.com/News_Center/Publications/News_Briefs/2010-2011_student_scholarships_available.html
Brown and Caldwell Eckenfelder Scholarship Must be U.S. citizen; full-time student in junior or senior year or graduate program; declared major in civil, chemical, or environmental engineering or one of the environmental sciences (e.g., geology, hydrogeology, ecology); GPA of 3.0 or higher $5,000 March 1 Refer to website http://www.brownandcaldwell.com/Scholarships.asp?id=2
Brown and Caldwell Minority Scholarship Must be member of minority group as defined by EEOC (e.g., African American, Hispanic, Asian or Pacific Islander, Native American or Alaska Native); junior year; 3.0 GPA; U.S. citizen; declared major in civil, chemical, or environmental engineering, or any of the environmental sciences. $5,000 March 1 Refer to website http://www.brownandcaldwell.com/scholarships.asp
Buildium's Build U. Scholarship Must be enrolled in a product design, interaction design, engineering, or computer science program; must be at least 18 years of age; one entry per student per semester. Must submit essay that explains how having a shared set of beliefs is important for building a great company. No more than 1,000 words in essay. Winners based upon originality and quality of writing. One $2,000 award each semester (spring and fall) April 1st (spring) and October 1st (fall) Email dan.s@buildium.com or call Buildium at 888-414-1933 http://www.buildium.com/buildiums-build-u-scholarship/
CarDonors.com Scholarship GPA 3.0; open to students who will enroll, or are currently enrolled, in a college or university (all fields of study) Awarded every 3 months - dollar amount varies 31-May; 31-Aug; 31-Dec; 15-Mar Refer to website http://www.cardonors.com/WP/car-donation-scholarship/
Charles Shafae Scholarship Fund Fund is sponsored by Papercheck; GPA 3.2; open to students enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate; must be U.S. citizen or international student with valid visa; on-line application and essay required - refer to website for essay details and topic Two awards per year of $500 each 1-June Email to scholarships@papercheck.com http://www.papercheck.com/scholarship.asp
CRSI (Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute) Foundation Scholarship Programs For senior-level students seeking their degrees in Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering, Construction Technology, Construction Management, Construction Information Technology, Architectural Engineering, or in a related educational program. Must have minimum GPA of 3.25; full-time student status. $3,000 September 30 CRSI Education & Research Foundation - Marybeth Learnahan, (847) 517-1200 http://www.crsi-foundation.org/index.cfm/scholarships/programs
Daniels Scholarship Program For students who demonstrate: exceptional character, ethics, and integrity; a hardworking nature and drive to succeed; strong leadership qualities; a well-rounded personality; compassion for others, and a commitment to give back to their communities. At the time of application, students must be current high school seniors graduating during that academic year from a high school in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming. An applicant must be a current resident of one of these four states, and at the time of application, be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need. Approximately 250 scholarships awarded each year. Scholarships are “last dollar” scholarships intended to cover the student's unmet financial need (tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, and miscellaneous educational expenses.). Yearly in mid-November. Contact the Daniels Fund at: E-mail: ScholarSelection@DanielsFund.org • Phone: 303-393-7220 (main) or 1-877-441-3139 (toll free) http://www.danielsfund.org/Scholarships/Scholars/Index.asp
Elder & Leemaur Publishers University Writing Scholarship Open to either first-time or current university students (any field of study); visit website and submit on-line essay of no more than 500 words addressing one of 4 topics listed on website Up to $10,000 per semester 15-Sep (Fall); 15-Feb (Winter); 15-Jun (Summer) Refer to website http://www.elpublishers.com/content/AboutUWS.php
ESA Foundation Scholarships Open to college students with GPA of 3.0 or higher; students may apply for no more than 3 scholarships listed on the website; submit on-line application, one-page essay, 2 letters of recommendation, and transcripts Many scholarships available in varying amounts (refer to website) Postmark deadline is Feb 1 ESA Foundation State Representative for South Dakota: Theresa Wingen in Vermillion, SD (605-677-5661, or 605-677-7355) http://www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org/scholarships-and-grants/scholarships
Fastweb Scholarships Massive scholarship database with matching technology - this is a free scholarship search solution. Multiple - refer to website. Multiple deadlines - refer to website. Refer to website. http://www.fastweb.com/
Fulbright Scholar Program BS Degree required; international educational exchange program Various awards of up to $10,000/semester or up to $20,000/year; awards are used to fund graduate study abroad Campus deadline: mid-September to early October Suzi Aadland (394-6884) http://www.cies.org/about_fulb.htm
Future Engineers Scholarship Program Candidates must be full-time students at the time of application submittal, pursuing a degree at an accredited institution of higher education in the United States during the calendar year, and be accepted into the School of Engineering. Scholarships will not be awarded to Freshman, or Seniors who will be graduating on or before June of the award year. Students must have a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale (or 3.5 on a 4.5 scale, and so forth). Demonstrated potential for and commitment to a career in engineering, as well as outstanding academic performance. Essays will also be judged based on depth of knowledge and awareness of the issue and/or challenge addressed, as well as creativity, composition and originality. Refer to website for essay instructions. $5,000 to be used toward eligible expenses for tuition, fees, books, and room and board October 14 Call 248-244-5586, or e-mail the program coordinator at kerscholar@kellyservices.com http://www.kellyengineering.us/web/us/ker/en/pages/scholarships.html
Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) American Indian, African American, Asian Pacific Islander, Hispanic American; must be pursuing undergraduate/graduate education in Math, Science & Engineering; cumulative GPA of 3.3; must complete on-line application Tuition, fees, books, living expenses (1 year); amount is based upon need Check website   http://www.gmsp.org/publicweb/Scholarships.aspx
Gilman International Scholarship The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies abroad. Award recipients are chosen by a competitive selection process and must use the award to defray eligible study abroad costs. These costs include program tuition, room and board, books, local transportation, insurance and international airfare. Only students receiving a Federal Pell Grant at the time of application or at the time of the study abroad program are eligible for the scholarship. Over 2,300 scholarships of up to $5,000 will be awarded this academic year for U.S. citizen undergraduates to study abroad. Award amounts will vary depending on the length of study and student need with the average award being approximately $4,000. The online application for spring 2012 study abroad programs will open in mid-August and Oct. 4 is deadline. The summer and fall 2012 online application will open in early January 2012 and all online applications are due March 1, 2012. Suzi Aadland (Director of Ivanhoe International Center at SDSM&T), 605-394-6884, susan.aadland@sdsmt.edu http://www.iie.org/Programs/Gilman-Scholarship-Program.aspx
Goldwater Juniors/Seniors Math, science and engineering; 3.0 GPA and upper 1/4 of class Tuition, fees, books, room/board $7,500 (1 year); 300 awards Campus deadline is January 6; submit both paper and electronic copies of application paperwork Cathy Payne (605) 394-2560 http://www.act.org/goldwater
Google Anita Borg Scholarship Female undergraduate students entering their senior year, as well as graduate students, studying the fields of computer science, computer engineering, or related technical fields; GPA 3.5; awards are based upon the strength of candidates' academic background and demonstrated leadership; applicants submit on-line application, transcripts, resume, 2 letters of recommendation, and a short essay (refer to website); finalists will be invited to visit Google headquarters in California for a networking retreat to include workshops, speaker sessions, panels, breakout sessions, and social activities Multiple awards of $10,000 each 20-Jan Refer to website http://www.google.com/anitaborg
Great Lakes National Scholarship Program Undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) programs; must be U.S. Citizen; major fields of study include mathematics, natural sciences, physical sciences, biological/agriculture sciences, engineering/engineering technologies and computer/information sciences; social/behavioral sciences, medicine, health-related sciences and education fields of study are ineligible; must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent); must demonstrate financial need Up to 750 awards of $2,500 each April 5, 2014 Email: greatlakes@scholarshipamerica.org; or call: 1-507-931-1682 and ask for the Great Lakes National Scholarship Program https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/greatlakes/
Gustafson Student Leadership Scholarship Junior or senior status at SDSM&T. Must demonstrate exemplary leadership and commitment through involvement in campus activities and organizations (e.g., student government, professional societies, honor societies, student organizations, and other institutionally recognized groups). Not based on need or academic performance. See website for nomination form. $500 Refer to website. Mike Keegan, Director of Student Activities and Leadership Center at SDSM&T: 605-394-2336 or michael.keegan@sdsmt.edu http://sdmines.sdsmt.edu/leadershipawardrec
Hagen-Harvey Scholarship For enrolled members of American Indian Tribes. Scholarship recipients must be enrolled the equivalent of at least fourteen (14) credit hours per semester and maintain a cumulative 2.5 grade point average during the course of the scholarship period. Eligibility Requirements: - Graduation from an accredited South Dakota high school; - Apply within 5 years after high school graduation or within 1 year after release from active military duty (if that release is within 5 years of high school graduation); - Be an enrolled member of an American Indian tribe. $6,000 over four years of study at a South Dakota higher education institution (up to seven scholarships awarded yearly) Applications available online in February South Dakota Board of Regents: 605-773-3134 http://www.doe.sd.gov/secretary/scholarships.aspx
Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards (HENAAC) GPA 3.0; open to all undergraduate and graduate students of Hispanic background studying any type of engineering, applied science, material science, biology, computer science, or math; must be U.S. citizen or have residency status Various awards of $500 to 8,500 each Applications available on-line in September; application deadline is April 30   http://www.greatmindsinstem.org/college/henaac-scholarship-program
Hispanic Scholarship Fund GPA 3.0; open to students of Hispanic background who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents; student must be a future or current undergraduate student residing in any of the 50 states or Puerto Rico Various scholarships available based upon merit and need - refer to website for details Various - refer to website Refer to website http://www.hsf.net/
IEEE Computer Society Charles LeGeyt Fortescue Graduate Scholarship Must be a first-year, full-time graduate student pursuing a Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering; must be a permanent resident of the United States; must have received an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering $24,000 15-Nov Refer to website. http://www.ieee.org/about/awards/fortescue.html
IEEE Computer Society Scholarship Program (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.): EDS GRADUATE STUDENT FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM Graduate level study within the Electron Devices Society's (EDS) field of interest: all aspects of the physics, engineering, theory and phenomena of electron and ion devices such as elemental and compound semiconductordevices, organic and other emerging materials based devices, quantum effect devices, optical devices, displays and imaging devices, photovoltaics, solid-state sensors and actuators,solid-state power devices, high frequency devices, micromechanics, tubes, and other vacuum devices $7,000, plus a travel subsidy of up to $3,000 for recipient to attend the IEDM for presentation of award plaque March 15 edsfellowship@ieee.org or Dr. Howard Peterson (394-2416) http://eds.ieee.org/eds-masters-student-fellowship-program.html
IEEE Computer Society Scholarship Program (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.): LANCE STAFFORD LARSON STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP Open to all undergraduate students who are IEEE Computer Society members; award is presented for best student paper covering any computer-related subject; minimum GPA 3.0 required; must complete on-line application and submit it with a PDF file of entry paper One award of $500 31-Oct Dr. Larry Simonson, Elec. & Comp. Engineering (394-6133) http://www.ieee.org/membership_services/membership/students/awards/38476_larson.html
IEEE Computer Society Scholarship Program (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.): RICHARD E. MERWIN STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP Open to graduate students, juniors, and seniors in electrical or computer engineering, computer science, or a well-defined computer related field of engineering; must be active member of a Computer Society student branch chapter; minimum GPA of 2.5; complete the application and submit it with your official transcripts to your chapter advisor Up to 20 scholarships of up to $2,000 each per academic year 30-September Dr. Larry Simonson, Elec. & Comp. Engineering (394-6133) http://www.computer.org/portal/web/studentactivities/merwin
IEEE Computer Society Scholarship Program (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.): UPSILON PI EPSILON STUDENT AWARD FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE GPA 3.0 minimum required; open to all graduate and undergraduate students who are IEEE Computer Society members and full-time students; judging is based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities related to the discipline of computing, and letters of recommendation Up to 4 awards of $500 each 31-Oct Dr. Larry Simonson, Elec. & Comp. Engineering (394-6133) http://www.computer.org/portal/web/studentactivities/upe
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation - Graduate Scholarship Program Senior or recent graduate of U.S. college or university; bachelor's degree must be awarded by Fall, 2006; undergraduate GPA of 3.5 or higher; must be nominated by professor or academic advisor; must plan to be a full-time graduate student Graduate school up to 6 years and $50,000 in any field of study Applications available on-line in Winter; application deadline is usually mid-March Dr. Howard Peterson (394-2416) http://www.jkcf.org/scholarships
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation - Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship Program Students attending community or 2-year institutions who are planning on transferring to a 4-year institution; Approximately 25 awards available; each award covers portions of tuition, fees, books, and living expenses; amount and duration of award varies by student; maximum amount is $30,000 per year per student Applications available on-line in Winter; application deadline is February 1 Dr. Howard Peterson (394-2416) http://www.jkcf.org/scholarships
Joseph P. and Helen T. Cribbens Scholarship - Association of the U.S. Army Based on academic merit and personal achievement. Qualifications: Enlisted Soldiers currently serving in the active Army, Army Reserve or Army National Guard of any rank; honorably discharged enlisted Soldiers from any component of the total Army. Pursuing a degree in engineering or related field, such as computer science, bio-technology, etc. $2,000 July 1 Sheri Von Briesen: 800-336-4570, Ext. 655 http://www.ausa.org/about/scholarships/Pages/CribbinsScholarship.aspx
Marlin R. Scarborough Memorial (Board of Regents) GPA 3.5; student must be a college junior at time of award; each public South Dakota university nominates 1 student based upon academic and leadership potential; student completes essay and on-line application One award of $1,000 per academic year Set by Board of Regents David Martin, Financial Aid Office (394-1269) http://www.sdbor.edu/students/documents/Scarborough_2011.pdf
Marshall Scholarship for Study in England Graduate students (and occasionally undergraduate students) studying at any UK institution in any field of study; must be US citizens; must hold a first degree from an accredited four-year college in U.S.; minimum GPA of 3.7 and graduated after April 2008 At least 40 awards available, covering tuition, fees, books, and living expenses; covers 2 years of study in any discipline 4-Oct Dr. Patricia Mahon, Dean of Students (394-2416) http://www.marshallscholarship.org/
Mensa Education and Research Foundation Scholarships U.S. citizen or legal resident; awards are unrestricted as to age, gender, level of education, academic GPA, or financial need; applicant submits an essay of 550 words or less describing his/her academic or career goals; need not be a member of Mensa to apply Many awards ranging from $500 to $1,000 Applications open online in December; refer to website for various deadlines Jessie Thompson, SD Mensa Scholarship Coordinator (jvthomp@hotmail.com) http://www.mensafoundation.org
Microsoft Undergraduate Scholarships GPA 3.0; open to undergraduate students in the fields of math, computer science, electrical engineering, and physics; award recipients are required to complete a salaried 12-week summer internship at Microsoft Corp. in Redmond, Washington; applicant submits resume, current transcript, letter of referral from faculty member or academic advisor, and one-page essay answering 4 questions found on website Various awards covering up to 100% of tuition 15-Jan   http://careers.microsoft.com/careers/en/us/collegescholarship.aspx
Microsoft Undergraduate Scholarships for Women, Minorities, and Students with Disabilities GPA 3.0; open to women, minority, and disability students who are undergraduates in the fields of math, computer science, electrical engineering, and physics; minority students must be African-American, Hispanic, or Native American; award recipients are required to complete a salaried 12-week summer internship at Microsoft Corp. in Redmond, Washington; applicant submits resume, current transcript, letter of referral from faculty member or academic advisor, and one-page essay answering 4 questions found on website; note gender, ethnicity, or disability on essay page if you wish that information to be considered with your application Various awards covering up to 100% of tuition; scholarships are awarded for one academic year 15-Jan   http://careers.microsoft.com/careers/en/us/collegescholarship.aspx
Military.com - Military Scholarship Finder Various scholarships and grants for all members of the military community Various dollar ranges - refer to website Various deadlines - refer to website Refer to website http://aid.military.com/scholarship/search-for-scholarships.do?
Milton E. Cooper/Young AFCEAN Graduate Scholarship Must be U.S. citizen and age 35 or under; GPA 3.2 or higher; must demonstrate strong commitment to the pursuit of an advanced college degree (M.S. or Ph.D) related to communications, computer science, electronics, electrical or systems engineering in preparation for a career in science or engineering; must submit 3 letters of recommendation and college transcripts $3,000 On-line applications available on website in December; deadline for submittal is 15-Mar Luanne Balestrucci at e-mail Luanne.M.Balestrucci@saic.com http://www.afcea.org/education/scholarships/graduate/grad4.asp
Morris K. Udall Undergraduate Scholarship Must be nominated by SDSM&T faculty; 3.0 GPA; Native American and Alaska Native college sophomores and juniors 80 awards of up to $5,000 each; 50 honorable mention awards at $350 each Applications available on-line October 1st; application deadline is late January Dr. Henry Mott (394-5170) http://www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/MKUScholarship/MKUScholarship.aspx
NACME Scholarship (National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering) African American, American Indian, and Latino men and women Block grant of $100,000 in next five years (to SDSM&T) March and May Jesse Herrera (394-1828) http://www.nacme.org/NACME_B.aspx?pageid=102
NASA MUST Scholarship (Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology) Must be a U.S. citizen. U. S. citizens from underrepresented groups (Women, African American, Hispanic American, Native American, and persons with disabilities) are encouraged to apply. Must reside in the U.S. or Territories of the U.S. Must be studying and hold full-time academic status at an accredited college or university in the U.S. or U.S. Territory. Must be a rising sophomore or junior at time of application, and must have earned and maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average of no less than 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (un-weighted) Must be pursuing a degree in a physical science, technology, engineering or mathematics. Up to 1/2 tuition, not to exceed $10,000 Check website   http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/descriptions/Motivating_Undergraduates_Science_Technology.html
NASA Native Engineer/Scientist Scholarship Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 Sophomore standing or higher (>31 credit hours completed toward degree) Expected graduation date December 2009 or later Declared major in science, engineering, or math Graduate of a tribal high school, OR be a member of a federally recognized tribe, OR transferring/transferred from a tribal college. If a qualified applicant cannot be found in this category, then women and individuals from underrepresented groups (i.e., Native Americans, African Americans, Hispanics, Pacific Islanders, and persons with disabilities) will be considered that meet requirements 1 through 4, as long as they are US Citizens. Desire to apply and take a paid NASA Summer Internship in 2009. Immediately available for use during the Fall 2008 semester, Spring 2009 semester, and 2009 summer Check website Dr. Carter Kerk, 605-394-6067, Carter.Kerk@sdsmt.edu;Mr. Tom Durkin, 605-394-1975, Thomas.Durkin@sdsmt.edu http://sdspacegrant.sdsmt.edu/
NASA Science and Technology Scholarship Program (STSP) Undergraduate with high achievement in science, technology, engineering or math; must commit to work full-time at NASA or one of its affiliates upon graduation Full tuition leading up to four years in technology, engineering and math; up to $20,000/year; additional stipend up to $10,000/year during work at NASA or one of its affiliates Applications available on-line in Winter (refer to website for deadline update) Refer to website http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/index.html
NASF Scholarships (National Association for Surface Finishing) NASF's educational foundation remains committed to helping undergraduate and graduate students interested in studying chemical engineering, material science or engineering, mechanical engineering, metallurgical engineering, environmental engineering or chemistry. Scholarships to college juniors, seniors and graduate students are offered in the amount of $1,500. Candidates must demonstrate academic achievement and involvement in extracurricular activities. Multiple awards of $1,500 each Yearly in early December Refer to website, or call 202-457-8404 http://74.220.201.236/nasf-scholarships.php
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship Program Must be trained in disciplines of military importance in science and engineering; US citizens or nationals Three-year graduate fellowships; 200 awards available 17-Dec Dr. Jon Kellar (394-2343) http://www.asee.org/ndseg/
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) Must be committed to pursuing a career in biomedical, behavioral, or health-related research. Must be U.S. citizen, national, or a qualified non-citizen (see website). Must be a full-time student who comes from a disadvantaged background (see website), and must possess a 3.5 GPA or be in the top 5% of one's class. Approximately 15 scholarships, worth up to $20,000 each, are awarded each year. Applications available on-line in Fall; application deadline February 28th. NIH at either 1-800-528-7689 or 1-888-352-3001 https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program Open to students who have been accepted for graduate study or have acceptance pending; open to most engineering and science majors. $30,000 annual stipend; $10,500 cost-of-education allowance; $1,000 one-time international travel allowance Early November   http://www.nsfgrfp.org/
NMCRS (Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society): VICE ADMIRAL E.P. TRAVERS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Offered to dependent children of active duty and retired Navy-Marine Corps personnel, as well as spouses of active duty Navy and Marine Corps personnel; obtain application from website, or by calling NMCRS Headquarters at 703-696-4960 Multiple awards ranging from $500 up to $2,500 per academic year March 1st of each academic year NMCRS Headquarters at 703-696-4960 http://www.nmcrs.org/pages/education-loans-and-scholarships
NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration): Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program Full-time junior undergraduates studying biological, life, and agricultural sciences; physical sciences; mathematics; engineering; computer and information sciences; social and behavioral science; must be US citizen; GPA 3.0; required to participate in a 10-week, paid ($650/week) internship during the summer between the junior and senior years at NOAA or a NOAA approved facility Approximately 100 scholarships of up to $8,000 each; additionally, housing subsidy during the summer internship and limited reimbursement for round-trip travel to the internship site Applications must be postmarked by 4-Feb Refer to website, or call 865-576-3424 (e-mail hollingsscholarship@orau.gov) http://www.oesd.noaa.gov/scholarships/
NSPE (National Society of Professional Engineers): Professional Engineers in Industry Scholarship Undergraduates who have completed a minimum of 2 semesters of engineering studies; must be sponsored by a NSPE/PEI member; GPA 2.5; applicants submit application, along with 2 letters of recommendation from professors, transcripts, and a 500-word essay (see website for details) $2,500 per academic year Applications available on-line in Winter; application deadline is usually March 1 of each year Refer to website http://www.nspe.org/Students/Scholarships/index.html
Past Governors Award (Soroptimist International, No. Central Region) Female student engaged in or entering postgraduate studies at a 4-year university; US citizenship required; must reside in the North Central Region (South Dakota, North Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska, or Minnesota) $2,000 15-Feb Mary Samuelson at 218-744-5264 (xms@cpinternet.com), or Joanne McCarthy at 218-744-5423 (joannemc@lcp2.net) http://www.soroptimistncr.org
Progressive Automations' Annual Scholarship Program Engineering student - any type of engineering. Must write a 1,000 word essay detailing why you think you're best suited for the award; must write about your academic achievements, your drive to succeed as an engineer, your passion for the field, your personal achievements, your educational expectations for the future and what you think the next ten years of your professional life will look like. 2 awards annually worth $1,000 each August 15 Email: social@progressiveautomations.com http://www.progressiveautomations.com/progressive-Progressive-automations-scholarship.aspx
Rhodes University of Oxford Graduate Scholarships Literary and scholastic attainments; energy to use one?s talents to the full; truth, courage, devotion to duty; moral force of character and instincts to lead; must be US citizen; bachelor's degree required 32 awards available annually; tuition, fees, maintenance allowance, travel to and from Oxford (2 years) Application forms available on web in July; submission deadline to college representative is early August Dr. Patricia Mahon, Dean of Students (394-2416) http://www.rhodesscholar.org
Rotary International Academic-Year Ambassadorial Scholarships Apply through local Rotary Club; funding provided for one academic year of attendance at a university in another country; funding is determined by each Rotary district, and varies from year to year Funding is intended to cover round-trip transportation, tuition, and room & board expenses; up to $25,000 per student per year Contact Rapid City Rotary Club (605-342-6357) - deadlines are usually between March and mid-July each year Rapid City Rotary Club, and refer to website http://www.rotary.org/en/StudentsAndYouth/EducationalPrograms/AmbassadorialScholarships/Pages/ridefault.aspx
Rotary International Cultural Ambassadorial Scholarships Apply through local Rotary Club; funding provided for either three or six months of intensive academic and cultural immersion in another country; funding is determined by each Rotary district, and varies from year to year Funding is intended to cover round-trip transportation, language training expenses, and homestay living expenses; up to $12,000 per student for a 3-month stay; up to $19,000 per student for a 6-month stay Contact Rapid City Rotary Club (605-342-6357) - deadlines are usually between March and mid-July each year Rapid City Rotary Club, and refer to website http://www.rotary.org/en/StudentsAndYouth/EducationalPrograms/AmbassadorialScholarships/Pages/ridefault.aspx
Rotary International Multi-Year Ambassadorial Scholarships Apply through local Rotary Club; funding provided for two years of degree oriented study at a university in another country; funding is determined by each Rotary district, and varies from year to year Flat grant of $13,000 is provided per year to be applied to costs of a degree program Contact Rapid City Rotary Club (605-342-6357) - deadlines are usually between March and mid-July each year Rapid City Rotary Club, and refer to website http://www.rotary.org/en/StudentsAndYouth/EducationalPrograms/AmbassadorialScholarships/Pages/ridefault.aspx
SACNAS (Advancing Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in Science) * Be of Hispanic American, African American, Asian Pacific Islander American, or American Indian/Alaskan Native heritage. * Be a citizen or legal permanent resident. * Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale. * Be a sophomore majoring in: Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Geology, Geophysics, Accounting, Marketing, Global Procurement or Supply Chain Management, Environmental Health & Safety, Energy Management or Petroleum Land Management, Transportation & Logistics or Geotechnical Engineering. * Or be a senior planning to earn a Masters degree in geology or geophysics. * Must apply for federal financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.ed.gov. up to $10,000 per year. Selected students will receive up to $10,000 for two academic years for a potential total award of $20,000. Check website   http://sacnas.org/students/opportunities/undergrad-postbac
ScholarLaunch.com Scholarships Private businesses offer scholarships to our university on a periodic basis - contact Cathy Payne (SDSM&T Scholarship Coach) for latest offerings and deadlines from ScholarLaunch.com. Various awards and amounts Various deadlines Cathy Payne (SDSM&T Scholarship Coach) at 605-394-2560; catherine.payne@sdsmt.edu http://www.scholarlaunch.com/
SchoolSoup.com Scholarship Database Database with over 250,000 different scholarships; search by major, athletics, religion, gender, disability, state, etc.; database has been maintained and updated yearly since 1987 Various award amounts - check website Multiple - check website Hartley Miller, President (204-488-0215) http://schoolsoup.com/scholarship-directory
Siemens Westinghouse Competition in Math, Science, and Technology/various Competition consists of individual or team research projects in science, mathematics, engineering, or technology (or in combinations of these disciplines); on-line registration required; review the research project instructions on the website Awards for winning projects range from $1,000 for regional finalists to $100,000 for national winners 2-Oct Contact the College Board at 800-626-9795, ext. 5930 http://www.siemens-foundation.org
SMART Scholarships-Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation through the DOD Most engineering and science fields; Must be US citizen or US National; age 18 or older; able to participate in summer internship and willing to accept post graduate employment with DOD; in good standing with min. 3.00 cum. Wide range of stipends   Apply on-line (go to SMART) http://www.asee.org/smart
SME (Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration) Environmental Division Scholarship Must be a student member in good standing with SME; must be fully matriculated as a junior, senior or graduate student; must submit two references from faculty members, people from industry, or others who can write about his/her academic potential and professional interests; a "B" average is required in the major, and candidates must be enrolled in a regular course of study leading to a degree related to mining and the environment. One or more scholarships worth approximately $5,000 each October 25 Tessa Baxter, Environmental Division Scholarship, SME Membership Services Department, 8307 Shaffer Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127-4102, 303-948-4200 or baxter@smenet http://www.smenet.org/scholarships/
SME (Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration) Gerald V. Henderson Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Memorial Scholarship Must be a member of SME, attending any college or university in the US that provides the following: a geology, mining engineering, or minerals economics curriculum leading to a B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. degree, and a faculty advisor with special interests in an industrial minerals & aggregates-oriented program; must be junior or senior standing or above; a "B" average is required in the major, and candidates must be enrolled in a regular course of study leading to a degree in geology, minerals engineering, mining engineering, or mineral economics. Applicant must submit two references from faculty members, people from industry, or others who can write about his/her academic potential and professional interests. One or more awards in the amount of $2,000 each October 25 Tessa Baxter, Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Scholarship, Membership Services Department, 8307 Shaffer Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127-4102, 303-948-4208; baxter@smenet.org http://www.smenet.org/scholarships/
SME (Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration) McIntosh Engineering Scholarship The McIntosh Engineering Scholarship is awarded annually to promising undergraduate students entering their junior year of an accredited undergraduate degree program in Mining Engineering with a focus on underground mining. The McIntosh Engineering Scholarship is a renewable scholarship with total potential funding of $12,000 per student: $5,000 for junior year and, subject to renewal approval, an additional $7,000 for senior year. Applicants must be completing their sophomore year in a regular course of study leading to a degree in Mining Engineering. A 2.75 cumulative grade point average is required. A desire for and probability of success in a career in Mining Engineering will be important factors in selection of the successful candidate. Selection of scholarship recipients and approval of scholarship renewal is at the discretion of the McIntosh Engineering Scholarship Committee. Renewable scholarship with total potential funding of $12,000 per student: $5,000 for junior year and, subject to renewal approval, an additional $7,000 for senior year. April 1 Tessa Baxter, SME, 8307 Shaffer Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127-4102; (303) 948-4208; baxter@smenet.org http://www.smenet.org/scholarships/
SME (Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration) Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division Richard Klimpel Scholarship Must be a member in good standing with SME; enrolled in an undergraduate degree program that has required course work in minerals processing, hydrometallurgy and/or metallurgical engineering; must have demonstrated a sincere interest in pursuing a career in the area of mineral processing or metallurgical engineering in the mining industry; a sincere desire would be demonstrated through extensive courses taken, work experience, i.e. summer jobs, and /or active role in the local SME student chapter; must be a junior or senior in the academic year in which he or she is applying; must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5/4.0. $3,000 plus expenses to the SME Annual Meeting; and up to five additional $1,000 scholarships may be awarded October 25 Tessa Baxter, Mineral and Metallurgical Processing Division Scholarship, Member Services Department, 8307 Shaffer Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127-4102, 303-948-4200; baxter@smenet.org http://www.smenet.org/scholarships/
SME (Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration) Mining & Exploration Division Scholarship Award based upon a combination of financial need and academic promise; applicant must currently be enrolled as an undergraduate in an ABET accredited minerals-related program; applicant must be majoring in mining, geology, or other field of specialization covered by the M&E Division's technical unit committees (Environmental Control & Reclamation, Geochemistry, Geology, Geomechanics, Geophysics, Hydrology, Open Pit Mining, Operations Research, Solution Mining, Underground Mining, and Underground Ventilation); must be a U.S. citizen, or have permanent resident status; must be a Student Member of SME; two letters of recommendation are to be attached to the Application for Scholarship; letters may come from another professor, former or current employer, or person from the minerals industry who knows the applicant well. Up to four scholarships of $1,500 each October 25 Tessa Baxter, Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division Scholarship, Membership Services Department, 8307 Shaffer Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127-4102, 303-948-4208; baxter@smenet.org http://www.smenet.org/scholarships/
SME (Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration) MMSA/SMEF Presidential Scholarship Open to undergraduate or graduate students; must be a student member in good standing with SME; need not be an American citizen; must currently be enrolled in an ABET accredited minerals-related program or a recognized geology program, offering courses in economic geology or mining geology; a department chair may nominate only one student from the department per academic year. The scholarship will be awarded to a student whose study program is directed to: a. mining or geological engineering b. metallurgy, metallurgical engineering, or chemical engineering as related to metal recovery c. mining or mineral exploration geology or d. environmental science or engineering as related to mining activities. The scholarship should typically be awarded to a student in his or her third or fourth year (junior or senior) of an undergraduate university program majoring in one of the areas defined above. All scholarship applicants must be in good academic standing at their university/institution to be eligible to receive this scholarship. The nominee must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5/4.0. Significant amount - refer to website October 25 Tessa Baxter, MMSA/SMEF Presidential Scholarship, Member Services Department, 8307 Shaffer Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127-4102, 303-948-4208, baxter@smenet.org. http://www.smenet.org/scholarships/
SME (Society of Manufacturing Engineers) Education Foundation Scholarships Full-time students in undergraduate or graduate degree program with a manufacturing or industrial engineering emphasis; awards are given to those students who have proven scholastic ability, exemplary character and leadership capability, and who have demonstrated potential for leadership in the profession; minimum GPA of 2.5 Multiple scholarships available - check website for details Applications open mid-October; deadline Feb 1 SME Foundation at 1-800-733-4763 (ext. 3300); e-mail to foundation@SME.org http://www.smenet.org/scholarships/
SOARS (Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science) Completed the equivalent of two years of college; have at least one semester of college remaining after the initial summer program; have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher; have a major in atmospheric science or a related field such as the geosciences, biology, chemistry, computer science, earth science, engineering, environmental science, mathematics, meteorology, oceanography, physics, or social science; plan to pursue a career in atmospheric or a related science; be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident. 10 week summer program, airfare, housing, 40 hour week and earn a competitive wage (see website) Check website   http://www.soars.ucar.edu/apply/
Society of Women Engineers Full time students (female only) pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in ABET or CSAB accredited engineering/computer science programs (SDSM&T qualifies) 100 awards available, ranging from $1000-$10,000 each Application available on-line in October; refer to website for deadline update   http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/
South Dakota Association of County Commissioners Must be children or grandchildren of county employees. Must be at least second year registered full-time students in a South Dakota university. Must complete scholarship application, and include resume (or listing of work experience), a personal statement (at least 500 words) on "What Does 'Community' Mean to Me and How Can I Make My Community Better?", and a personal statement (at least 300 words) on your academic goals and expectations. $500 Scholarship packet must be postmarked no later than April 15 South Dakota Association of County Commissioners (SDACC): 605-224-4554 http://www.sdcc.govoffice2.com/
South Dakota Engineering Society (SDES) - Black Hills Chapter - Bill Craig Scholarship Returning SDSM&T engineering student (undergraduate and graduate levels); GPA above 2.5; active in engineering societies/organizations - preference to NSPE (National Society of Professional Engineers) student members; previous Bill Craig Scholarship winners are not eligible; U.S. Citizen; application form is available on SDES website at www.sdes.org; requires application, 250-word essay, two letters of recommendation (see website for information to address in essay) $2,000 February 14, 2014 Ms. Gail Boddicker, Executive Director, SDES, Room CB 104, SDSM&T, (605) 394-6674 http://www.sdes.org/Default.aspx?pageId=1279270
South Dakota Opportunities Scholarship (Board of Regents) SAT 1110 or ACT 24; GPA 3.0; resident of South Dakota at time of high school graduation; must enter scholarship program within 5 years of high school graduation $5,000/student/academic year 1-Sep South Dakota Board of Regents website http://sdos.sdbor.edu/
South Dakota Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS) Scholarship Applicants must: 1. Be currently enrolled in a South Dakota educational institution. 2. Have completed at least one full year of study in an accredited university, college (including tribal colleges), or technical school in South Dakota. 3. Have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.8 (on a 4.0 point scale). 4. Be an undergraduate enrolled in an agricultural or natural science conservation related major/curriculum. 5. Show reasonable need for financial assistance. 6. Be involved in natural resource conservation activities (including leadership activities). 7. Not have received a prior SD SWCS scholarship. Past applicants have majored in agronomy, soil science, agricultural systems technology, general agriculture, range science, forestry, agricultural journalism, agricultural education, biology, botany, environmental management, horticulture, park management, and wildlife management. Other majors related to conservation also qualify. 2 awards annually worth $500 each March 31st Arlene Brandt-Jensen, Scholarship Chair: 605-868-6180 www.sdswcs.org; for application, see http://tomes16.drivehq.com/sdswcs_org/SWCS%20Application.pdf
South Dakota Solid Waste Management Association (SDSWMA) Scholarship Program For students with directed studies relating to the protection and enhancement of our natural resources and environment, and/or the solid waste industry or similar fields. Preference will be given to South Dakota residents. Scholarship application available on website. 2-3 scholarships awarded annually; award amounts range from $250 to $1,000 January 15 Contact SDSWMA at 605-216-3256, or send email to SDSWMA at sdsolidwaste@yahoo.com http://www.sdswma.org/
South Dakota Space Grant Consortium Fellowship/Scholarship Program Graduate or undergraduate pursuing a degree in any NASA-related science or engineering field Typically $1,000 to $7,500 per semester (typically $100,000 to $150,000 available statewide) Mid-January Tom Durkin (394-1975 / thomas.durkin@sdsmt.edu); or, Edward Duke (394-2388 / edward.duke@sdsmt.edu) http://sdspacegrant.sdsmt.edu/
Space Scholars Program Motivated undergraduate juniors and seniors, MS & Doctoral students with top academic credentials in science/engineering fields; US citizens only; letters of reference required On-site Air Force research Lab; salary commensurate with qualifications, plus housing allowances; flexible to meet the student's needs, but is typically of 3 months duration from mid-May to the end of September Applications accepted beginning in mid-January; deadline for submittal is mid-February   http://prs.afrl.kirtland.af.mil/SpaceScholars/
SPE (Society of Petroleum Engineers) Annual Scholarship Award Major in Engineering (preference to Petroleum Engineering and Petroleum Technology); a percentage of the scholarships are awarded to non-engineering students; GPA 2.75; applications available from contact person; applicants submit application, 2 letters of reference, and a short autobiography stating personal and academic goals, qualifications, and accomplishments (see application form for additional information); application form can be obtained from the contact persons Between 5 and 15 scholarships, ranging from $500 to $1,000 9-Mar   http://www.spe.org/scholarships/
Sussle Scholarship Full-time graduate or undergraduate students; U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident; not your usual scholarship (applicants post their knowledge about topics of interest to them - best contributor wins - further details and a 1-minute video showing how to contribute are at http://sussle.org/scholarship) $5,000 awarded at each deadline (twice/year) June 30 and December 31 each year Chuck Kao, Founder - (925) 679-5260 - chuck@sussle.org http://sussle.org/scholarship
Tau Beta Pi (The Engineering Honor Society) Scholarship Program Online applications open November 1. Must be a member of Tau Beta Pi association. For additional information, contact the Director of Fellowships by email: fellowships@tbp.org. $2,000 - full year; $1,000 - semester. March 1 Director of Fellowships by email: fellowships@tbp.org; Tau Beta Pi headquarters phone is (865) 546-4578 http://www.tbp.org/home.cfm
The Churchill Scholarship Scholarship for study abroad; must be US Citizens between the ages of 19-26; bachelor?s degree or equivalent from a US college or university Tuition, fees, stipend (1 year); range is $31,000 to $36,000; 11 awards available Mid-November of current year   http://www.winstonchurchillfoundation.org/
The Phillips Foundation Ronald Reagan Future Leaders Scholarship Program Must be U.S. citizen; open to undergraduate sophomores or juniors; on-line application and essay required - see website for details At least 2 awards available, up to $10,000 each Applications available on-line August 1 Refer to website http://www.thephillipsfoundation.org/
Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program Candidate must be enrolled as a graduate or undergraduate student at an accredited college or university for the 2013-2014 Fall semester: - Candidate must have a declared major of Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related life science field - Graduate students must have received an accumulative undergraduate GPA of > 3.0 on a 4.0 scale - Graduate students should be maintaining a GPA of > 3.0 on a 4.0 scale during Graduate School - Sophomores and Juniors must have an accumulative college GPA of > 3.0 on a 4.0 scale - Freshman must have an accumulative high school GPA of > 3.0 on a 4.0 scale - Candidates must complete an application & submit unofficial transcripts [if selected, an official transcript will be required] Five awards of $10,000 each; four awards of $5,000 each July 31st Email to PierceScholarship@thermofisher.com; 800-874-8723 or 815-968-0747 http://www.pierce-antibodies.com/PierceScholarship/
TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society) - Electronic, Magnetic & Photonic Materials Division: GILBERT CHIN SCHOLARSHIP Sophomore and junior undergraduate students studying subjects in relation to synthesis and processing, structure, properties, and performance of electronic, photonic, magnetic, and superconducting materials as well as materials used in packaging and interconnecting such materials in device structures; recipient will be known as the EMPMD Gilbert Chin Scholar; obtain application and additional instructions from website or program contact One $2,000 cash award, plus up to $500 in travel expenses to attend the annual meeting and formally accept the award March 15th of each year TMS Student Awards Program (724-776-9000, ext. 259) http://www.tms.org/Students/AwardsPrograms/Scholarships.html
TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society): MATERIALS PROCESSING & MANUFACTURING DIVISION SCHOLARSHIP Undergraduate students majoring in metallurgical and/or materials science and engineering with an emphasis on manufacturing from product design to production, integrating process control technology into manufacturing, and basic and applied research into key materials technologies that impact manufacturing processes; obtain application and instructions from website or program contact number Two $2,500 cash awards, plus up to $500 for travel expenses to attend TMS annual meeting to formally receive the award March 15th of each year TMS Student Awards Program (724-776-9000, ext. 259) http://www.tms.org/Students/Awards/Programs/Scholarships.html
TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society): EXTRACTION AND PROCESSING DIVISION SCHOLARSHIP Sophomore and junior undergraduate students majoring in extraction and processing of minerals, metals, and materials; recipients will be known as EPD Scholars; obtain application and instructions from website or program contact number Four $2,000 cash awards, plus up to $500 to each recipient for travel expenses to attend the annual meeting and formally accept the award March 15th of each year TMS Student Awards Program (724-776-9000, ext. 259) http://www.tms.org/Students/AwardsPrograms/Scholarships.html
TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society): INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON SUPERALLOYS SCHOLARSHIP Undergraduate and graduate students majoring in metallurgical and/or materials science and engineering with an emphasis on all aspects of the high-temperature, high-performance materials used in the gas turbine industry and all other applications; obtain application and instructions from website or program contact number Two $2,000 cash awards, plus up to $500 to each recipient for travel reimbursements March 15th of each year TMS Student Awards Program (724-776-9000, ext. 259) http://www.tms.org/Students/AwardsPrograms/Scholarships.html
TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society): J. KEITH BRIMACOMBE PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP Sophomore and junior undergraduate students majoring in metallurgical engineering, materials science and engineering, or minerals processing/extraction programs; obtain application and instructions from website or program contact number One $5,000 cash award, plus a $1,000 travel stipend to attend TMS annual meeting to formally receive the scholarship March 15th of each year TMS Student Awards Program (724-776-9000, ext. 259) http://www.tms.org/Students/AwardsPrograms/Scholarships.html
TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society): LIGHT METALS DIVISION SCHOLARSHIP Sophomore and junior undergraduate students majoring in metallurgical and/or materials science and engineering with an emphasis on both traditional (aluminum, magnesium beryllium, titanium, lithium, and other reactive metals) and emerging (composites, laminates, etc.) light metals; recipients will be known as LMD Scholars; obtain application and instructions from website or program contact number Three $4,000 cash awards, plus up to $700 in books, plus up to $600 in travel expenses to each recipient to attend Light Metal Division Annual Meeting and formally accept the award March 15th of each year TMS Student Awards Program (724-776-9000, ext. 259) http://www.tms.org/Students/AwardsPrograms/Scholarships.html
TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society): STRUCTURAL MATERIALS DIVISION SCHOLARSHIP Sophomore and junior undergraduate students majoring in metallurgical and/or materials science and engineering with an emphasis on the science and engineering of load-bearing materials, including studies into the nature of a material's physical properties based upon its microstructure and operating environment; recipients will be known as SMD Scholars; obtain application and instructions from website or program contact number Two $2,500 scholarships, plus up to $500 to each recipient for travel expenses to attend the annual meeting and accept the award March 15th of each year TMS Student Awards Program (724-776-9000, ext. 259) http://www.tms.org/Students/AwardsPrograms/Scholarships.html
USA Today All-USA College Academic Team Scholarships Honors students who excel in scholarship, creativity, and leadership; must be nominated by professor or academic advisor; must be at least a sophomore and full-time student; applicants submit an essay, as well as current transcripts and 2 letters of recommendation Twenty scholarships to be awarded; each award is $2,500 plus a trip to Washington, DC 18-Feb   http://www.usatoday.com/marketing/academic_teams/index.html
WAAIME Scholarship Loan Fund Open to male and female full-time students who are majoring in an earth science-related field of study, such as geology, mining, matallurgy, or petroleum engineering. Funding is awarded for two academic years (junior or senior year of college or as a graduate student). International students are eligible to apply. No GPA requirement - awards are based upon need, leadership, volunteerism. Total funds available this academic year: $14,250. Each recipient is expected to repay 50% of his/her award; no interest charged. Repayment commences within 6 months after graduation, payments are monthly, and must be completed within 6 years. 15-Mar Contact Tessa Baxter at WAAIME at (303) 948-4208, or baxter@smenet.org http://www.smenet.org/page/index.cfm?title=WAAIME_Scholarship_Information
Wire Reinforcement Institute Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships (Structural and/or Civil Engineering) For current undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in structural and/or civil engineering. Interested candidates obtain a scholarship application from the website at http://www.wirereinforcementinstitute.org/. Applications for 2013-14 will be available Jan 2013. Awards range from $2,500 up to $5,000 April 15 each year Questions may be addressed to the WRI at admin@wirereinforcementinstitute.org (phone 860-240-9545). http://www.wirereinforcementinstitute.org/
Women's Opportunity Awards Program (Soroptimist International) Designed to give women heads of household, who are primary sources of income for their families, the opportunity to achieve their career goals; for women who are attending, or have been accepted to, an undergraduate degree program Need based awards Applications accepted each year from July 1st to December 1st For application and additional information, contact the North Central Region Chair at 319-364-2822 http://www.soroptimist.org/awards/apply.html
Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship Program GPA 3.0; must be a U.S. citizen or visa-holding permanent resident; must be African American, Asian, Pacific Island, Native American, Native Alaskan, or Hispanic descent; must be enrolled as a full-time graduate or undergraduate in one of the following fields: chemistry, information management, computing and software systems, material science, laser optics, physics, material science, or any type of engineering Various awards from $1,000 to $10,000 each 15-Sep of the current year Refer to website search engine keying in the word "scholarship" http://www.xerox.com/go/xrx/template/009.jsp?ed_name=Careers_Technical_Scholarship&view=Feature
Zonta International: Amelia Earhart Fellowship Program Women of any nationality are eligible; must be registered in a Ph.D/doctoral program in science or engineering closely related to advanced studies in aerospace-related science or aerospace-related engineering; applicants submit application, 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, and essay on academic and professional goals; applicants need to apply for the award or scholarship at the local club (Zonta of the Black Hills) level to qualify for awards in District 12 and Zonta International. The Amelia Earhart Fellowship Award Program Amelia Earhart Fellowships support women pursuing graduate degrees in aerospace-related sciences and aerospace-related engineering. Since 1938, Zonta has awarded more than 5.2 million dollars (US$) for more than 1,000 fellowships to women from 56 countries. $6,000 Application must be postmarked by Nov-15 Zonta Club of the Black Hills, 605-721-2105 http://c3interactive.info/zontacluboftheblackhills/scholarships-and-awards/

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