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External Scholarships

We encourage our engineering students to apply for external scholarships. Information about these opportunities are posted below.

    • 2018 Alabama Engineering Foundation Scholarship
      • Must be currently enrolled in an ABET accredited engineering program at a college or university in the State of Alabama
      • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. and the State of Alabama
      • Must be a sophomore or junior at time of award
      • Must complete application by deadline and submit all the required information on the application form, submit an essay, and provide a certified college transcript and letters of recommendation
      • Preference will be given to students who an ASPE member or an Engineering Program Professor sponsor.
      • Award will be given to a student who demonstrated financial need and meets the standards of the ASPE Scholarship Committee.
      • Complete application packets must be submitted in full to be considered for review
      • Applications must be submitted by May 15, 2018
      • Click here for application
    • American Association of Blacks in Energy
    • American Nuclear Society Scholarship Program
      • Scholarships are granted to qualified student members of ANS Student Sections who have demonstrated a high commitment to the standards set by the Society's constituents
      • Undergraduate and graduate scholarships are open to ANS student members enrolled in a course of study relating to a degree in nuclear science or nuclear engineering
      • Scholarships are granted to high school, undergraduate and graduate students alike, and will be awarded at the beginning of each school year
      • Evaluation is based upon numerous factors, including: academic preparation (GPA and test scores), awards, honors, leadership within the ANS, references, and career goals and objectives
      • Application Deadline for Incoming Freshmen: April 1, 2018
      • Visit website for more information
    • Robert L. Sackheim Engineering, Science, and Math Scholarship
      • Scholarship will provide financial support for students within the Greater Huntsville Section area that plan to pursue a degree in engineering, the sciences, or mathematics.
      • Recipients must want to bolster the future of aeronautics and astronautics industries.
      • To apply, student must be a High School senior in the Greater Huntsville Section area.
      • You can access the application by emailing distribution@hsv-aiaa.org. 
      • Application Deadline for Incoming Freshmen: April 20, 2018

  • American Society of Civil Engineers - Dothan Branch
    • Qualifying students must reside in the geographic area of the ASCE Dothan Branch. This area includes Barbour, Coffee, Dale, Geneva, Henry, Houston, and Pike Counties. Any high school/GED graduate may apply, but significant preference will be granted to students who have completed one year of college credit and are enrolled in the school of engineering in the civil or pre‐civil curriculum in an ABET accredited engineering program.
    • Scholarship amount/s will range from $1,000 to $2,500 depending on funds available, decisions of the selection committee made up of the local ASCE Dothan Branch Officers, and the number of scholarships awarded.
    • Complete Application due May 15, 2018
    • Click here for application and more details
  • ASCENT Community College Scholarship
    • Must be eligible for Calculus I or higher mathematics courses
    • Must have completed the FAFSA
    • Must be in a pre-engineering or pre-science curriculum at an Alabama Community College with an intent to complete an engineering or science degree at an Alabama university
    • Up to $3,000 per semester
    • Targeted toward underrepresented groups
    • Scholarship is applied to the semesters a student is attending a community college - does not transfer to a four-year institution
    • Visit website for more information
  • ASDSO Scholarship 2018-2019
    • Successful recipients must be U.S. citizens and enrolled full-time at the senior level (during the 2018/2019 school year) in an accredited civil engineering program, or in a related field as determined by ASDSO, and must demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in hydraulics, hydrology or geotechnical disciplines, or in another discipline related to the design, construction and operation of dams.
    • Undergraduate students planning to graduate in May/December 2019 will be eligible for the 2018 scholarship
    • Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 for the first three years of college and be recommended by their academic advisor
    • Applicants must also submit a typewritten essay on the topic: What is ASDSO and why is dam safety important
    • Application due March 30, 2018
    • Click here for application and more information
  • ASCO Engineering Scholarship 
    • Must be an undergraduate student pursuing a career in industrial automation-related disciplines
    • Minimum 3.0 GPA
    • Will award two $5,000 scholarships
    • Application due April 10, 2018
    • Visit website for more information
  • Atkins Minority STEM Scholarship Program
    • Must be US Citizen or Permanent Resident
    • Junior or Senior full-time student 
    • Minimum 3.0 GPA
    • Must be enrolled in contiguous fall and spring semesters
    • Awards of $2,000 for fall and spring semesters
    • Visit website for more information
  • FastWeb
  • GABBR LSAMP
  • IBP Undergraduate Scholarships
  • Makers S-STEM
  • Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals Scholarships
    •  SMRP offers Student Advancement Opportunities for students that encourage their professional development and help them transition into their careers.
    • Applications are now being accepted through June for our scholarship program, which awards five scholarships worth up to $10,000 to students in related coursework.
    • Our Student Discount Webinars are available to students for free using a special code and give them experience with topics in maintenance, reliability and physical asset management.
    • Visit website for more information
  • Straight North Scholarship
    • 3 scholarships available (1 $1,000 award, 2 $250 awards)
    • Student pursuing degrees in STEM disciplines
    • Undergraduate or Graduate students
    • Visit website for more information
  • StudySoup Women in Technology Scholarship
Last Updated: 4/4/18 9:34 AM