Scholarships

High School


The SWE Scholarship Program: Provides financial assistance to women admitted to accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs, in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. Closes May 15, 2014.

NACME Pre-Engineering Scholarship Program: Open to high-achieving African American, American Indian, and Latino high school seniors who have demonstrated academic excellence, leadership skills, and a commitment to science and engineering as a career goal. Closes April 1, 2014.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program: Available to high-performing high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities. Closes November 2013.

National Society of Professional Engineers: Listing of various scholarships available for engineering students. MULTIPLE CLOSING DATES.

Undergraduate & Graduate


Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers IEEE offers a variety of awards, competitions, contests, scholarships and fellowships. APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.

David Evans and Associates, Inc. Scholarship: One $3,000 scholarship for a woman and/or minority college student majoring in Civil Engineering (transportation, structural, land development, or environmental) or Geomatics who demonstrate exceptional promise in either of those fields. Closes May 15, 2014.

Morris K. Udall Scholarship:  The Foundation expects to award 80 scholarships of up to $5000 and 50 honorable mentions of $350 to sophomore and junior level college students committed to careers related to the environment, tribal public policy, or Native American health care. Closes March 5, 2014.

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP): Competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. Closes March 3, 2014.

The SWE Scholarship Program: Provides financial assistance to women admitted to accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs, in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. Closes February 15, 2014.

The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program: Established by Congress to provide a continuing source of highly qualified scientists, mathematicians, and engineers by awarding scholarships to college sophomores and juniors who intend to pursue careers in these fields. Closes January 28, 2014.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF): With partners like General Electric and Procter & Gamble, HSF provides financial resources to assist outstanding Latino undergraduates pursuing degrees in STEM subjects. Closes January 20, 2014.

NOAA/Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship: Up to $8,000 of academic assistance per school year for full-time study during the junior and senior years, plus a required, 10-week, paid ($650/week) internship during the summer between the junior and senior years at NOAA or a NOAA approved facility. Closes January 2014.

The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program: Established by the Department of Defense (DoD) to support undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines, the program aims to increase the number of civilian scientists and engineers working at DoD laboratories. Closes December 16, 2013.

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship: Honors excellence by supporting outstanding community college students with financial need to transfer to and complete their bachelor's degrees at the nation's top four-year colleges and universities.  Closes November 7, 2013.

Department of Homeland Security: Offers a variety of scholarships, fellowships, internships and training opportunities to expose talented students to the broad national security mission. MULTIPLE CLOSING DATES.

National Society of Professional Engineers: Listing of various scholarships available for engineering students. MULTIPLE CLOSING DATES.

Nuclear Energy Institute: An excellent web site with links to scholarships, fellowships, and internships in nuclear energy. MULTIPLE CLOSING DATES.

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) Opportunities: Oak Ridge supports a number of internships, scholarships, and fellowships and research experiences for undergraduate and graduate students. MULTIPLE CLOSING DATES.

International Programs


National Security Education Program David L. Boren Scholarships: Provides unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to add an important international and language component to their educations. CLOSES FEBRUARY 4, 2015.

EPA Marshall Scholarships: The EPA Marshall Scholarship Program provides an opportunity for exceptional U.S. students to begin or continue their graduate environmental studies at a British university. Closes October 1, 2014.