Other Opportunities

Iowa State University Honors Program has developed a website with resources for students interested in applying to nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships, such as Rhodes, Goldwater, Truman, etc. These fellowship and scholarship opportunities are available to both Honors and non-Honors students at ISU. They are merit based and successful candidates typically have a minimum 3.5 GPA and are active in leadership and/or service. Deadlines vary per scholarship/fellowship. For additional information or to apply, follow the link below.

Iowa Space Grant Consortium (ISGC) is offering scholarships and research fellowships to undergraduate students majoring in STEM disciplines.  Deadline for application submission for all three opportunities is June 30, 2018. For additional information on eligibility and to apply, follow the link below.

DGR Engineering has created this scholarship for the purpose of promoting and advancing the engineering profession in the region. The DGR Engineering Scholarship of $2000 is awarded annually to an applicant who has completed 45 semester credit hours by June 1 of the current year in an accredited undergraduate engineering or land surveying degree program within the US, and has a minimum 3.0 composite collegiate GPA. Preference may be considered for those in an electrical, civil, environmental, or agricultural engineering program. Deadline for application submission is May 15, 2018. To apply, follow the link below for a fillable PDF application.

The Jean Griffith Scholarship in Engineering is being provided by the Center for Scholarship Administration, Inc. (CSA). Eligible students should apply by May 15, 2018 at 5:00 PM EST. For additional information on eligibility and how to apply, follow the link below for a downloadable PDF document containing that information.

Dotcom-Monitor would like to encourage and support female undergraduate students who are pursuing careers in computing by assisting them with the rising cost of higher education. Each year one applicant will be selected to receive the Dotcom-Monitor Women in Computing Scholarship of $1,000 to support their education and pursuit of a career in computing. The scholarship is open to females students currently enrolled as full-time undergraduate students for the 2017-2018 year. Applications must be submitted no later than April 1, 2018 at 11:59 PM CST to be considered. For additional information on eligibility and details on how to apply, follow the link below.

LedsMaster Technology Co., Ltd. is offering ten $1,000 scholarships for college students or exchange students studying Science, Engineering, Environment and related disciplines. The general goal of the scholarship is to promote energy saving by making use of LED lighting and to figure out other ways to ease the problem of energy crisis and relieve the burden of using fossil fuels. Applications must be submitted no later than September 1, 2018 to be considered. For additional information on eligibility and details on how to apply, follow the link below.

Diversity in STEAM Magazine is offering a $500 scholarship for undergraduate students entering a Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, & Math related field. The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who best demonstrates a genuine desire and goal of using the scholarship to advance in their field and an overall passion for knowledge. Applications must be emailed no later than August 15, 2018 to be considered, and the scholarship is for the Fall 2018 semester. For additional information on eligibility and to apply, follow the link below.

TiMOTION is awarding five scholarships at $2000 each for full-time engineering students. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is required. For additional information or to apply, follow the link below.

The SMART Program will pay for all education expenses for a B.S., M.S. or PH.D. program, and then provide scholars unique opportunities to work as research scientists or engineers on cutting edge technology in world class Department of Defense facilities. The SMART program will pay all educational costs and a stipend while in school from as little as one (1) term up to 5 years. For additional information or to apply follow the link below.

The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program rewards students who have succeeded both inside and outside of the classroom-and who may not be able to attend college without financial assistance.    Up to $25,000 per year for 50 first-time freshmen or existing college students, renewable for up to four years and one additional year for those entering a qualified five-year engineering program.  For additional information or to apply follow the link below.

The RGA scholarship is for incoming freshmen, sophomores or juniors who are pursuing a degree in mechanical or electrical engineering.  Awards vary from $500 – $3000 to any one student.  Please follow the link below for additional criteria and application information.

ASCO Numatics will award two merit-based scholarships of $5000 each to exceptional undergraduate and graduate engineering students pursuing careers in manufacturing, processing, or other industrial automation related disciplines.  To qualify for a scholarship, applicants must be entering their junior or senior year in an an engineering, instrumentation, systems, electrical, mechanical, or automation discipline.  They must also have at least a 3.2 GPA and be a US Citizen or legal US resident.  Please follow the link below for additional information and the application.

The Cargill Global Scholars program provides financial support and leadership development opportunity to undergraduate students from around the world. Scholarships will be awarded to talented, high performing students studying in a field relevant to Cargill’s world of food, agriculture and risk managementStudents will receive scholarship funds of up to $2,500 per year for up to three(3) years.  To be eligible  students must be a citizen or permanent legal resident of Brazil, China, India, Russia or the United States, attend a partner university in the country of citizenship or permanent legal residency, be a first or second year university student, demonstrate high academic performance, and demonstrate leadership potential.  For additional information or to apply follow the link below.

Albert E. Phillips Scholarship through COAA (Construction Owners Association of America).  Applicants must be a full-time undergraduate student who has successfully completed their freshman year at university and have a minimum 2.5 GPA.  Please follow the link below for additional information on how to apply for this award.

Microsoft is offering four different types of technical scholarships to current undergraduate students: General Scholarships, Women’s Scholarships, Minority Scholarships, and Scholarships for Students with Disabilities.  Must be enrolled full time, maintain a 3.0 GPA, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or a related technical discipline with an interest in Computer Science.  For additional information or to apply please follow the link below.

The Horatio Alger Honeywell Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to students pursuing a degree in a STEM field who have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity.  Must be in pursuit of a degree in a STEM field, critical financial need, integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, min GPA of 3.0, attendance at a Honeywell Partner School or Horatio Alger Collegiate Partner institution and be in sophomore standing, be a US citizen.  For additional information or to apply please follow the link below.

The Innovation in Engineering Scholarship, sponsored by Crystal Group, was founded in 2013.  To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:  Enrolled in a full-time undergraduate engineering program working toward a bachelor’s degree, are either a military veteran, a child of a military veteran, or a military spouse, cumulative gpa of 3.0 or higher, must have completed at least 60 semester hours to be eligible.  For additional information or to apply please follow the link below.

Influenster is offering the Code Like a Girl Scholarship to female students majoring in engineering, computer science, information science, or a related field.  For additional information regarding this award or to apply, please follow the link below.

The Iowa Concrete Paving Association (ICPA) assists in the development of future construction management for the highway constructions industry in Iowa by providing scholarships to Civil and Construction Engineering students. To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Sophomore or Junior student majoring in Civil or Construction Engineering, scholarship need, civil or construction engineering experience, an intent to enter the construction field in Iowa, and other criteria. Preference will be given to residents of Iowa and adjoining states. For additional information regarding this award, please follow the link below.

 

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