moolahSPOT[beta]
Flying Dog
Back to Index

ACEC New York Scholarship Program
Sponsor: American Council of Engineering Companies of New York
6 Airline Drive
Albany, NY 12205
Eligibility: Applicants must be in their third year of study in a four-year program or their fourth year of study in a five-year program at an engineering school in New York State. They must major in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, structural engineering, civil engineering, environmental engineering, chemical engineering, engineering technology or surveying. They must plan to make New York State their home and/or career area. Selection is based on work experience (25 percent), college activities and recommendations (15 percent), essay (30 percent) and GPA (30 percent).

Amount: $2,500-$5,000
Deadline: January 13
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript and two recommendations are required.
Website: http://www.acecny.org

AGCO Corporation FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be current FFA members and high school seniors or college students planning to enroll or currently enrolled full-time. They must have one of the following undergraduate majors: agronomy, crop science, general agriculture, agricultural communications, education, journalism, extension, public relations, business management, economics, sales and marketing, engineering, mechanization, agriculture power and equipment or welding. Students only need to complete the online application one time to be considered for all FFA-administered scholarships. The application requires information about the student's activities and a 1,000-word essay. Awards may be used for books, supplies, tuition, fees and room and board. Students must show financial need and evidence of community service participation.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers Scholarships
Sponsor: Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers
P.O. Box 19333
Washington, DC 20036-0333
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time (12+ units per semester) undergraduate or graduate students at an accredited postsecondary institution. They must be rising juniors or above and must be enrolled in a subject that is related to the radio communications consulting engineering field. They must have or acquire an AFCCE member who will act as a sponsor. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: October 31 (spring), May 31 (fall)
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, personal statement and sponsorship by an AFCCE member are required.
Website: http://www.afcce.org

Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attend post-secondary institutions in the New England states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont) or New York state and be pursuing a bachelor's or graduate degree in electronics, communications or a related field.

Amount: $500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online but cannot be completed electronically. All applications must be mailed.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

Duke Energy Power Careers Program
Sponsor: Duke Energy Corporation
P.O. Box 1090
Charlotte, NC 28201
Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years old, be high school graduates and hold a valid driver's license. They must be attending or planning to attend a North Carolina community or technical college and must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in an associate's degree program in electric power production technology, electrical-electronics technology or industrial systems technology. They must have a proven interest in pursuing a career in power plant operations. Preference will be given to applicants having a GPA of 3.2 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,300
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available by request from Progress Energy. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.duke-energy.com/

Edmond A. Metzger Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a novice ham radio license, be undergraduate or graduate students in electrical engineering, be residents of and attend schools in the ARRL Central Division (Illinois, Indiana or Wisconsin) and be members of ARRL.

Amount: $500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be mailed in. They cannot be completed electronically.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attend a post-secondary institution in the FCC Fifth Call District (Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi or New Mexico) and be studying for a bachelor's or graduate degree in electronics, communications or a related field. Preference is given to applicants with a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Amount: $500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online but must be sent in by mail.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

Gary Wagner, K3OMI Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have an amateur radio license of Novice Class or higher. Students may be pursuing a bachelor's degree in any field of engineering. They must be residents of one of the following states: North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland or Tennessee. Preference will be given to students with financial need.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

GE/LNESC National Scholarship
Sponsor: League of United Latin American Citizens
1133 19th Street NW
Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20036
Eligibility: Applicants must be entering their sophomore year of college at an accredited institution and majoring in business or engineering. A minimum 3.25 GPA is required.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from LULAC.
Website: http://www.lnesc.org

High Technology Scholar/Intern Tuition Waiver
Sponsor: Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
Office of Student Financial Assistance
454 Broadway
Suite 200
Revere, MA 02151
Eligibility: Students must be enrolled in an undergraduate program at a Massachusetts public college and must not have previously earned a bachelor's degree. Applicants must have approval from the company or organization that is funding the scholarship. Students must not owe refunds on any previous financial aid or have any defaulted government loans.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available at college financial aid offices.
Website: http://www.mass.edu/osfa/home/home.asp

Hoku Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must be Hawaii residents who are pursuing observatory careers with majors in physics, astronomy, mathematics, engineering, technology or computer science. They must be full-time students, demonstrate financial need and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 18
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Honeywell International Inc. Scholarships
Sponsor: Society of Women Engineers
130 East Randolph Street
Suite 3500
Chicago, IL 60601
Eligibility: Applicants must be female U.S. citizens. They must be rising undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors and must plan to major in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, chemical engineering, manufacturing engineering, mechanical engineering, architectural engineering, aerospace engineering, industrial engineering or materials science and engineering. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Minimum 3.5 GPA required.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting documents are required.
Website: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/

Lockheed Martin/HENAAC Scholars Program
Sponsor: Great Minds in STEM (HENAAC)
602 Monterey Pass Road
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and full-time students who are majoring in computer science or aerospace, electrical, mechanical, software or systems engineering. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Applicants are not required to be Hispanic but must demonstrate strong leadership and involvement in the Hispanic community. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $500-$10,000
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, recommendation letters, personal essay and resume are required.
Website: http://www.greatmindsinstem.org

LTK Engineering Services Scholarship
Sponsor: Conference of Minority Transportation Officials
100 M Street SE
Suite 917
Washington, DC 20003
Eligibility: Applicants must either be current COMTO members or be willing to join within 30 days of receiving the scholarship. Students must be at least in their junior year of college or in graduate school, and they must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be enrolled in at least twelve credits per semester. Students must submit a short essay and two letters of recommendation.

Amount: $6,000
Deadline: March 10
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.comto.org

Maureen L. and Howard N. Blitman, P.E., Scholarship
Sponsor: National Society of Professional Engineers
1420 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-2794
Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American, Hispanic or Native American high school seniors who have been accepted into an accredited engineering program at a four-year institution. Students are evaluated based on academic achievement, community involvement and recommendations and must have a minimum 3.5 GPA.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nspe.org

Medtronic Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
1805 7th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
Eligibility: Eligible majors include: engineering, pre-medicine, science, chemistry, biochemistry, biology, microbiology, biomedical research, medicine, physical sciences, electrical engineering, civil engineering, chemical engineering and mechanical engineering. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.3 and demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $4,500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.uncf.org

Nancy Lorraine Jensen Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Sons of Norway Foundation
1455 West Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Eligibility: Applicants must be females who are between the ages of 17 and 35 at the time of application submission. They must be members, the daughters of members or the granddaughters of members of Sons of Norway. They must be full-time undergraduates who have completed at least one semester of coursework within their declared major and must be majoring in chemistry, physics, chemical engineering, electrical engineering or mechanical engineering. They must have an ACT score of 26 or higher or an SAT score of 1800 or higher (including a math score of 600 or higher). Selection is based on academic potential, stated career goals and recommendations.

Amount: Up to 50 percent of tuition
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, official transcript, standardized test scores and three recommendation letters are required.
Website: http://www.sofn.com

National Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries
1615 L Street
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a graduate level degree, be a U.S. citizen and have a minimum 2.5 GPA. The program is open to those seeking a graduate degree in a program that supports the scrap processing and recycling industry as a whole.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.isri.org/about-isri/recycling-research-foundation

Northrop Grumman Corporation Scholarship
Sponsor: Society of Women Engineers
130 East Randolph Street
Suite 3500
Chicago, IL 60601
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate freshmen, sophomores or juniors. They must be enrolled in an accredited degree program in computer science, chemical engineering, manufacturing engineering, aerospace engineering, electrical engineering, computer engineering, mechanical engineering or industrial engineering. They must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/

Northrop Grumman/HENAAC Scholars Program
Sponsor: Great Minds in STEM (HENAAC)
602 Monterey Pass Road
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduates who have completed at least one academic year of college and must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. They must demonstrate leadership experience. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, transcript, letters of recommendation and resume are required.
Website: http://www.greatmindsinstem.org

Parsons Brinckerhoff Engineering Scholarship
Sponsor: Conference of Minority Transportation Officials
100 M Street SE
Suite 917
Washington, DC 20003
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling as undergraduate students who have been COMTO members for at least one year. They must have at least a 3.0 GPA.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 10
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.comto.org

PHD Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have any class of ham radio license, be residents of the ARRL Midwest Division (Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska) and be studying journalism, computer science or electronic engineering. Applicants may also be the children of deceased amateur radio operators.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online but may not be completed electronically. All completed applications must be mailed.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

RMEL Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Rocky Mountain Electrical League
6855 South Havana Street
Suite 430
Centennial, CO 80112
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and full-time students pursuing either a certificate, associate or baccalaureate degree in the electric energy arena including: power plant technology, electric line working, power line technology, electrical power technology, electrical line worker technology, electrical distribution systems, utility line technician and traditional or alternative power generation technology. Selection is based on future goals in the electric energy arena, motivation, service and academic performance.

Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: February 11
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and transcripts are required.
Website: http://www.rmel.org

Rockwell Automation Scholarship
Sponsor: Society of Women Engineers
130 East Randolph Street
Suite 3500
Chicago, IL 60601
Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores who are majoring in computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, engineering technology, industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, manufacturing engineering or software engineering. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale and must demonstrate leadership ability. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/

Rockwell Collins Scholarship
Sponsor: Society of Women Engineers
130 East Randolph Street
Suite 3500
Chicago, IL 60601
Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores, juniors or seniors who are majoring in mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, manufacturing engineering, software engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering, engineering technology or computer science. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: February 17
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/

Verizon Scholarship
Sponsor: Society of Women Engineers
130 East Randolph Street
Suite 3500
Chicago, IL 60601
Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors who are majoring in civil, computer, electrical, industrial or mechanical engineering. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/

William R. Goldfarb Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have demonstrated financial need and be planning to attend a regionally accredited institution of higher learning.

Amount: $10,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

William R. Kimel, P.E., Engineering Scholarship
Sponsor: National Society of Professional Engineers
1420 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-2794
Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of and enrolled in an accredited undergraduate engineering program in Kansas or Missouri. Applications are only considered from students in their junior year.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nspe.org

William Wrigley Jr. Scholarship/Internship
Sponsor: United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
1805 7th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores or juniors at a UNCF member college or university. They must demonstrate financial need and have a GPA of at least 3.0.

Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.uncf.org

YASME Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have an active amateur radio license. Students must be enrolled in a four-year college or university. Preference will be given to students in the top 10 percent of their class and those who have participated in community service and local amateur radio clubs.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation