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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. 

 

  • AFCEA STEM Major Scholarships for Undergraduate Students
    • Four Scholarships are available:
      • STEM Major Scholarship ($2,500)
      • Undergraduate Diversity Scholarship ($3,000)
      • Cyber Security Scholarship ($5,000)
      • Student Member Scholarship ($2,500)
    • Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors in a four-year college or university with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • Visit their website for more information. 
  • 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
  • American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE) East Tennessee Chapter
    • Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher
    • Majoring in business, physical science, technology, engineering, or mathematics in preparation for a career in the energy sector.
    • Must be a US citizen and a member of a historically underrepresented group
    • Application deadline May 15, 2020
    • Email Jacques Irvin for an application. 
  • 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
    • The 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 State Dam Safety Officials Senior Undergraduate Scholarship
    • Must be US citizens and enrolled full-time at the senior level for the 2020-2021 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 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/activities, essay
    • Visit the website for more information.
  • Asphalt Institute's Bill and Shireen Kirk Scholarship Fund
    • Must be a third or fourth-year undergraduate student; masters; or, a doctoral student
    • Be pursuing a degree in business, chemistry, civil engineering, construction management, marketing or sales
    • Applicants can be from any U.S. state, however, some preference will be given to students who are residents of Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia or West Virginia. 
    • Visit the website to apply.
  • 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 continuous fall and spring semesters
    • Awards of $2,000 for fall and spring semesters
    • 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 completing 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
  • 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 undergraduate 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
  • 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, Community, 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 the proposed program of study, career goals, and financial need\
    • Application deadline is May 31st
    • 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 of American Military Engineers (SAME)
    • The scholarship is for high school seniors or college freshman students.
    • Must be accepted or enrolled in an approved two or four-year curriculum leading to an engineering degree.
    • The student's permanent address must be within 50 miles of Fort Benning, GA.
    • Contact Kevin White for more information (706) 653-2633 or KWhite@cwwga.org 
  • 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
  • USA Cargo Trailer Scholarship
    • Must be a U.S. citizen that is accepted or currently attending a college or university in the United States.
    • Must be pursuing an engineering degree
    • $500 scholarship to assist in school expenses
    • Scholarship deadline is November 30, 2020
    • Submit Application Here
  • 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, 2020
  • 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 2019-2020 academic year and intend to be enrolled as a full-time student for the 2020-2021 academic year.
    • Be majoring in computer science, computer engineering, or closely related technical field.
    • Maintain a strong academic record
    • Not have a close relative work for Adobe Research.
    • Visit website for more information