Other Opportunities

The Iowa Space Grant Consortium (ISGC) is providing two undergraduate scholarships for 2021-2022: merit and research. The deadline to apply for each is June 21, 2021. For additional information or to apply, follow the link below.

Computer Hardware Engineering Scholarship Program is now offering scholarships for high school and college students. Scholarships will be in the amount of $1,000. The deadline to apply is September 1, 2021. For additional information or to apply, follow the link below.

Watermark is offering women in STEM scholarships for the fall 2021 academic term to provide much-needed support for college students pursuing Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)-related studies and careers. Two students will be selected from the pool of applicants, and awardees will each receive $5,000 to help continue their education. The deadline to apply is July 15, 2021. For additional information or to apply, follow the link below.

The DGR Engineering scholarship of $2,000 is awarded annually to an applicant who has completed 45 semester credit hours by June 1, 2021 in an accredited undergraduate engineering or land surveying degree program within the upper Midwest 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 submittal is May 15, 2021. For additional information or to apply, follow the link below.

The Structural Engineers Foundation (SEF) is currently accepting applications for the upcoming academic year for undergraduate and graduate students studying structural engineering.   Applicants will be evaluated on scholarship, leadership, and academic involvement.  Up to five scholarships will be awarded, each in the amount of $3,000.  One of the five scholarships, the Max Zar scholarship, will be awarded to students enrolled in a school in Illinois. The Rubinos-Mesia scholarship is awarded to a student of Hispanic descent. The Fred Haas Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding Graduate student who demonstrates interest in structural steel design and construction. And new this year, the SEF Diversity Scholarship is awarded to a Junior or above from an underrepresented group in Structural Engineering, including students who identify as female, African American/Black, Indigenous or Hispanic/Latinx. The deadline to apply is June 1, 2021. For additional information or to apply, follow the link below.

Crystal Groups is offering a scholarship to undergraduate students studying business or engineering at an accredited 2-year or 4-year institution. They will award two fulltime undergraduate students with a $1,000 scholarship based on their academic accomplishments, leadership, and participation in both school and community activities while pursuing an undergraduate degree in business, engineering, or related major. The deadline for applications to be postmarked is June 1, 2021. For additional information or to apply, follow the link below.

The Institute for Broadening Participation (IBP) website provides access to more than 30 scholarship opportunities from a variety of private and federal funding sources for students pursuing careers in STEM. The website also includes resources on how to build a strong application. Any questions related to these scholarship applications or how to use the online search to find fiunding opportunities should be directed to Liv Detrick at ldetrick@ibparticipation.org. For details on individual scholarships and to apply, follow the link below. 

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.

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.

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.

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.  Applications are due by March 1. 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 Influenster Scholarship for Women in STEM to students who identify as female majoring in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM) field. For additional information regarding this award or to apply, please follow the link below.

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