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External Scholarships

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

Also check the Auburn University Study Abroad Website to see other scholarship opportunities for engineering students who wish to study abroad. 

 

  • Alabama Engineering Foundation Scholarship
    • Must be currently enrolled in an ABET accredited engineering program at a university in the State of Alabama.
    • Must be a U.S. and Alabama Citizen.
    • Must be a sophomore or junior at the time of the award.
    • Must complete the application and submit an essay, certified college transcript and letters of recommendation.
    • Preference will be given to students who an ASPE member or an Engineering Program Professor sponsor.
    • Application deadline: May 15, 2019
    • For more information and to recieve an application please contact Sharon Kimbrough, PE, ASPE Scholarship Committee Chair, at 251-533-4464 or at kimbrough.sharon@gmail.com
  • Alabama Council of Engineering Companies of Alabama Scholarship
    • Must be a U.S. citizen pursuing a Bachelors or Masters degree in engineering
    • Award $2,000 to two finalists for the 2020-2021 school year
    • Must be entering your junior, senior, fifth, or Master Degree year in the fall of 2020 to qualify
    • Visit the webiste for more information
    • Email rcasillas@aceca.org for an application 
    • Application deadline: January 31, 2020
  • Alabama Road Builders Association: Ed and Charlotte Rodgers Scholarship Fund
    • Scholarship awarded to civil engineering students who are at least a junior.
    • Must be an Alabama resident.
    • Apply online
  • Alabama Space Grant Consortium Scholarship & Fellowship
    • Must be a U.S. citizen with a minimum 3.0 GPA
    • Must be enrolled in a STEM major
    • Graduate Fellowship awards up to $37K ($24K stipend, $12K tuition, $1K travel)
    • Teacher Scholar & Undergraduate Scholar awards- $1,500 each
    • Official transcripts and letters of recommendation due by Monday, March 4, 2019
    • Apply online
  • 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
  • Association for Learning Environments- Georgia Chapter
    • Must have completed 3 full academic years
    • Must be enrolled in Urban Planning, Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, Real Estate Development. 
    • Must be a Georgia resident
    • Visit website for application details.
  • Association of Old Crows Educational Foundation
    • Two annual scholarships awarded in the amount of $12,500 each
    • Students studying STEM related fields
    • Deadline is March 31, 2019
    • For more information visit their website.
  • Association of State Dam Safety Officials Senior Undergraduate Scholarship
    • Must be US citizens and enrolled full-time at the senior level for the 2019-2020 school year
    • Must be in civil engineering or related field
    • Interested in pursuing a career in hydraulics, hydrology or geotechnical disciplines, or in another discipline related to the design, construction and operation of dams.
    • Applicants must have a a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 for the first three years of college and be recommended by their academic advisor. 
    • Basis for Award: Academic scholarship, financial need, work experience/activites, essay
    • Visit website for more information.
  • Atkins Women and 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
  • 2019 Caleb Kearley Memorial Scholarship
    • Civil engineering students that have residency in Barbour, Coffee, Dale, Geneva, Henry, Houston, and Pike Counties.
    • Applications are due May 15, 2019
    • Visit website for more information
  • CDM Smith Scholarship Program
    • Must be a high school graduate planning to enroll or a current student in an eligible STEM undergraduate program.
    • Plan to enroll or are currently enrolled in full-time undergraduate program
    • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).
    • Up to four $5,000 awards will be granted
    • Deadline to apply is May 1, 2019
    • Visit website for more information
  • DADD Scholarships (German Academic Exchange Service)
  • Environmental Engineering and Science Foundation Scholarships
    • Two scholarships for $2,500 will be awarded to students transferring from community colleges to four year institutions to complete their undergraduate degree. One scholarship will be awarded to a student completing an Environmental Engineering degree. The other scholarship will be awarded to a student completeing an Environmental Science or related field degree.
    • Two scholarships for $2,500 are available to students graduating with a bachelor's degree who plan to attend graduate school to complete a Master's in environmental engineering or environmental science. 
    • Apply Here
  • Emerson 2019 ASCO Engineering Scholarship
    • Awards two $5,000 scholarships to U.S. engineering students, $1,000 grants to their colleges' engineering departments, and hosts the students at "The Amazing Packaging Race" at PACK EXPO International in 2019.
    • Applications are due April 23, 2019
    • Visit website for more information
  • FastWeb
  • GABBR LSAMP
  • Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship
    • Awards student up to $3,000 for the summer and up to $5,000 during the semester.
    • Must be a Federal Pell Grant Recipient, a U.S. citizen, an undergratuate student participating in a study abroad program for credit.
    • Visit website for more information
  • Goolsby Scholarship
  • IBP Undergraduate Scholarships
  • Institute for Broadening Participation: Building Partnerships To Support Diversity In STEM
  • 2019 Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship Program
    • Must be a U.S. citizen
    • Must be a high school senior with a minimum GPA of 3.5, or a college freshman or sophomore with a minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the upcoming academic year
    • Be majoring or planning to major in one of many specified eligible STEM programs
    • Demonstrate financial need
    • Must be willing to consider a paid internship with Lockheed Martin following their freshman, sophomore, or junior year of college.
    • Deadline to apply is March 12, 2019
    • Visit their website for more information
  • Makers S-STEM
  • Metal Treating Institute Scholarship
    • 13 scholarships are available
      • 1- $15,000 Founders Scholarship given in honor of the founding leaders of the MTI Educational Foundation, Doug Peters from Peters Heat Treating and Norm Graves from National Metal Processing. The Founders Scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who, in the minds of the Foundation Board, represent qualifications that exceed all other applicants.
      • 5- $5,000 Scholarships
      • 7- $1,500 Technical School Scholarships
    • Evaluation Criteria
      • GPA must be 3.0 or higher
      • Internship, Co-op, Work, Comunnity, Volunteer and Other Extracurricular Activities
      • 2 Letters of Recommendation
      • Honors, awards and other recognitions of the student's work and leadership skills
      • Personal statement regarding proposed program of study, career goals, and financial need\
    • Application deadline is May 31st
    • Apply Here
  • National Society of Black Engineers Montgomery Professionals Scholarship
    • Applicants will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
      • Academic achievement (GPA, ACT/SAT scores)
      • Personal essay describing career goals, extracurricular activities, relevant job experiences, community involvement, etc. 
      • Membership in professional/academic organization(s)
    • Applications are due January 24, 2020
    • Awarding two $500 scholarships to one deserving minority high school senior and one deserving college student with the intent of pursuing a technical degree from an accredited four-year college or university. 
    • Apply Here
  • Perkins+Will Scholarship
    • Georgia residents studying architecture, engineering or construction management.
    • Must have completed or nearing completion of three full academic years
    • Visit website for more information
  • Plastics Pioneers Association
  • 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
  • Society of Women Engineers
    • Female students that will be a sophomore through Ph.D. candidate in the 2019-2020 academic year are eligible.
    • Scholarship deadline is February 15, 2019
    • Apply through their website.
  • 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
  • Women in Engineering Empowerment Scholarship
    • Female STEM students are encouraged to apply
    • Must create a short video showcasing a STEM project you have worked on, or are currently working on.
    • $1,000 awarded to one female US student and one female Canadian student studying in a STEM related field.
    • Visit website for more information.
    • Deadline is December 31, 2019
  • Women in Technology Scholarship
    • The scholarship is presented by Adobe Systems Inc and includes:
      • $10,000 award paid once
      • A Creative Cloud subscription membership for one year
      • An Adobe Research mentor
      • An opportunity to interview for an internship at Adobe
    • Must be a female student currently enrolled for the 2018-2019 academic year and intend to be enrolled as a full-time student for the 2019-2020 academic year.
    • Be majoring in computer science, computer engineering, or closely related technical field.
    • Maintain strong academic record
    • Not have a close relative work for Adobe Research.
    • Visit website for more information