Other Opportunities

The Traverse Des Sioux Chapter of Minnesota Society of Professional Engineers (MSPE) is sponsoring a scholarship for engineering students entering their junior or senior year in Fall 2018. The Chapter will be offering at least one $1000 scholarship. Please note that students must have a permanent address within one of the 17 Southern Minnesota counties listed on the application (link below), and applications must be submitted by March 23, 2018 to be considered. For additional information and to apply, follow the link below.

The Cedar Rapids/Iowa City National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) Chapter 160 is offering scholarships to candidates (male or female) pursuing a career in the construction industry. All who possess a commitment to obtaining an education leading to a degree through a course of study in construction are encouraged to review the scholarship guidelines and submit their application for consideration. The scholarships range in amount from $500 to $2,500, and the deadline to apply is February 28, 2018. For additional information or to apply, follow the link below.

AAA Paver Sealing is awarding a $1000 scholarship open to all university students who are legal residents of the United States or Canada and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. The deadline to apply is May 15, 2018. For additional information or 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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Engineering Students Services
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Ames, IA 50011
Phone: (515) 294-9295
(800) 262-3810 ext. 9295,
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E-mail: engineeringscholarships
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