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General Scholarships

Big Bend Branch of The Florida Engineering Society

GPA: 2.5 or better

College Level: Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors

Department: All

To be eligible, a candidate must be entering his or her Junior or Senior year in a Florida University Engineering Program, have at least a 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale, be recommended by an engineering faculty member, and be a United States citizen or resident of the State of Florida.

Students who meet the eligibility requirements should complete this application and submit by February 15, 2019 to your local Chapter representative. For contact information of your local chapter representatives see the ‘Contact’ link on the Big Bend FES website.

A transcript and letter of recommendation from an engineering faculty member must also be submitted with the application in a separate sealed envelope. Applications will be reviewed by the Chapter Executive Committee and the finalist will be notified by email. The scholarship will be presented at the annual Engineer’s Week Banquet on February 22, 2019.

Please submit applications and transcripts to the following email: Josh.Jenkins@egs‐us.com

Amount: unknown

Date: Feburary 15th, 2019

Contact link to https://fesbigbend.weebly.com/contact.html


Lockheed Martin Scholarship

GPA: 3.0 or better

College Level: Undergrad (junior or older) and graduate students

Department: Majoring or planning to major in Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Math, Physics, Information Systems/Management Information Systems or Information Assurance

Students who demonstrate financial need and come from an underrepresented group or underserved community will be eligible to receive a Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship. Applicants must also meet the criteria (above).

Be willing to consider a paid internship with Lockheed Martin following their freshman, sophomore or junior year of college, other circumstances notwithstanding (note: the internship is not required to receive a scholarship)

Deadline: March 12, 2019


SmithGroup Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship Program

GPA: 3.0 or better

College Level: Undergrad (junior or older) and graduate students

Department: All

SmithGroup has created the SmithGroup Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Scholarship Program to support and mentor students from historically underrepresented demographics in architecture, interior design, planning, landscape architecture and engineering.  The program’s mission is to provide these students with the opportunity to attain their professional goals while advancing the architecture/engineering/construction (AEC) industry and improving the built environment.

Amount: $6,000

Date: January 18th, 2019

Link to application: https://www.smithgroup.com/smithgroup-equity-diversity-and-inclusion-scholarship-program


FAMU - Applications accepted through October 15, 2018.

Aniya Brown & Alfred Motlow III Northrop Grumman Scholarship

GPA:     2.75

College Level:  Sophomore

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is in of honor Aniya Brown and Alfred Motlow III who were FAMU Engineering Living Learning Community students Applicants must be out-of-state students who meet the following qualifications: must possess at least a 2.75 GPA; must have been a part of the Engineering LLC (Living Learning Community) support program; must be majoring in a major at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Students must provide a typed personal statement and a resume with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $500

Deadline: October 31, for Fall semesters, and February 28, for Spring semesters

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MOTG Scholarship Opportunities

GPA:    

College Level:  Pre-Engineering, Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

The Manhood On The Go Scholarship Fund is committed to providing educational scholarship opportunities for young men who aspire to improve their lives and their communities. Our educational scholarships are provided as individual grants. The grant can be used to cover tuition expenses and related supplemental educational expenses such as books, lab fees, travel and select costs of living. All MOTG Scholars are required to “give back” by conducting community service and by serving as mentors to younger, aspiring MOTG Scholars.

The Alfred L. Motlow, III Memorial Scholarship: $1,100
FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Majors

MOTG Scholarship Opportunities

  • 2nd Annual MOTG “Brotherhood” Scholarship: Two awards of $500.00 each
  • Daysnatchers Entrepreneurial Scholarship: $1,000
  • ReinQarnated 20 Five Year Anniversary Scholarship: $500.00
  • OO10 A Decade of Friendship Scholarship: $500.00
  • The Little Family: Manhood Scholarship: $500.00
  • The William D. Gardner Scholarship: $400.00
  • The Myles Millsap Scholarship: $300.00
  • The Audacity of Ambition Entrepreneurial Scholarship: $300.00
  • The Stevens Family HBCU Scholarship: $250.00
  • The David Jackson III Scholarship: $250.00
  • The Rosalyn T. Coleman Memorial Scholarship: $250.00

For information: https://www.manhoodonthego.org/scholarships

Award Amount: $250 - $1,100

Deadline: Closed for 2018


FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Scholarship

GPA:     3.0

College Level:  Pre-Engineering, Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

Applicants must be undergraduate students who meet the following qualifications: must possess at least minimum 3.0 GPA; must be majoring at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering; must show promise of making a successful contribution to field of engineering; must demonstrate financial need; must be an undergraduate; must be a U.S. citizen. Students must provide two letters of recommendations, an academic transcript, typed personal statement, and a resume must be included with scholarship application. New first-time-in-college students will need to wait until after they have received their FAMU email address at summer orientation to apply.

Award Amount: $1,000 - $5,000

Deadline: Closed for 2018


Frank Knechtel Foundation Endowed Scholarship

GPA:     3.0

College Level:  Graduate

Department:     Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to FAMU graduate students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement, and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $3,000

Deadline: Closed for 2018


Engineering Faculty and Staff Scholarship Endowment

GPA:     3.0

College Level:  Pre-Engineering, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to full-time FAMU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. One letter of recommendation, an academic transcript, a one-page personal statement (which includes your professional goals) and a resume must be included with the scholarship application. New first-time-in-college students will need to wait until after they have received their FAMU email address at summer orientation to apply.

Award Amount: $1,000

Deadline: Closed for 2018


FAMU-FSU Corning Endowed Doctoral Engineering

GPA:     3.2

College Level:  Graduate

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This fellowship is available to full-time FAMU Ph. D. students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering who have a minimum 3.2 GPA. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a one-page personal statement and a resume must be included with the application. The award will be given to someone who shows promise of making a successful contribution in an area of interest to Corning, Inc.

Award Amount: Varies (up to $15,000)

Deadline: Closed for 2018


The Byron G. and Mildred Sprangler Fund

GPA:     3.0

College Level:  Pre-Engineering, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to full-time FAMU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a one-page personal statement and a resume must be included with the scholarship application. New first-time-in-college students will need to wait until after they have received their FAMU email address at summer orientation to apply.

Award Amount: Varies (minimum of $2,000)

Deadline: Closed for 2018


FSU - Applications accepted through February 28, 2019.

FS4U! 2019/2020 FSU Scholarship Opportunities
FSU has a new scholarship process and the application window is live! After completing a general FSU application and then a College of Engineering application, students will be automatically matched to scholarships, no need to apply individually. The window is open through the end of February and decisions will be made by the end of the spring semester. Awards will be disbursed as half in fall 2019, half in spring 2020.

Questions? Contact Chance Brown at cbrown@eng.famu.fsu.edu.

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Southern Bell

GPA:     3.0

College Level:  Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to full-time sophomore, junior, or senior FSU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement, and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $1,000


The Tomas Rodriguez Engineering Scholarship Fund

GPA:     3.0

College Level:  Pre-Engineering, Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to undergraduate FSU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference will be given to female college students of Hispanic descent who are immigrants to the U.S., or whose parents came to the U.S. as immigrants, and who will be the first in their immediate family to attend college. If a female candidate is not available, a male candidate will be selected. Please address the criteria listed above in your personal statement. Eligible students must also qualify for the Stafford Loan Program. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement, and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $4,000


Chemical & Biomedical Scholarship

GPA:     3.0

College Level:  Pre-Engineering, Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical

This scholarship is available to full-time undergraduate FSU students who are U.S. citizens enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering with demonstrated financial need and a minimum 3.0 GPA. Selection will favor applicants who demonstrate potential for professional achievement. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement, and a resume must be included with the scholarship application. New first-time-in-college students will need to wait until after they have received their FSU email address at summer orientation to apply.

Award Amount: $2,000


Sharon R. Hames Scholarship

GPA:     2.0

College Level:  Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Department:    Mechanical

This scholarship is available to full-time sophomore, junior, or senior FSU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Applicants must be African-American, Female, and majoring in Mechanical Engineering. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement (including your reason for applying, achievements, and career goals), and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $1,250


Hayden Endowed Scholarship

GPA:     2.0

College Level:  Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Department:    Civil, Environmental

This scholarship is available to full-time sophomore, junior, or senior FSU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement (including your reason for applying, achievements, and career goals), and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $1,000


Stewart-Tulley Family Endowed Scholarship

GPA:     2.0

College Level:  Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to full-time sophomore, junior, or senior FSU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement (including your reason for applying, achievements, and career goals), and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $2,000


The Carter Opportunity Scholarship

GPA:     2.0

College Level:  Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to sophomore, junior, senior, and graduate FSU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement (including your reason for applying, achievements, and career goals), and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Additional Requirements: Applicants must be eligible for subsidized federal student loans.

Special consideration will be given to students who are members of groups that are traditionally underrepresented in the field of engineering, including women, especially of Latina or Hispanic descent, and who are the first generation in their family to attend college. Further preference shall be given to students who have a federal Work Study job on campus, who seek academic support and mentoring, and who may themselves be tutors or mentors to other students.

The scholarship shall be awarded only if the student completes a degree in Engineering within six (6) years. The award will be paid directly to the student's lender(s) within six (6) months of the student's graduation and shall be applied against the outstanding balance(s) of the student's subsidized federal student loan(s).

Award Amount: Up to $20,000 repayment of subsidized Stafford Loan

APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED TO SUPPLY ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTATION


The Dynamic African American Women in Engineering Powerhouse Scholarship

GPA:     2.5

College Level:  Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to sophomore, junior, and senior FSU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Applicant must be a degree-seeking, African American female who has earned a minimum 60 credit hours from an accredited higher education institution(s). Must be accepted into the College of Engineering.

Award Amount: $1,000

APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED TO SUPPLY ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTATION


Patricia S. Boevink Memorial Scholarship

GPA:     3.0

College Level:  Junior, Senior

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to full-time junior, or senior FSU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement (including your reason for applying, achievements, and career goals), and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $500


P. Carlos Trawick Telecommunications and Infrastructure Scholarship

GPA:     2.8

College Level:  Junior, Senior

Department:    Civil

This scholarship is available to full-time junior or senior FSU students enrolled at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Recipients of the scholarship will be students majoring in Civil Engineering who have an expressed interest in construction or utilities. The recipient must have at least a 2.8 GPA and must have taken courses with an emphasis on construction. The student must provide a personal statement which addresses engagement in service learning activities or community service. Two letters of recommendation are required.

Award Amount: $500


The Cummings Scientific Scholarship for Chemical and Biomedical Engineering

GPA:     3.0

College Level:  Junior, Senior

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical

This scholarship is available to a junior or senior FSU student enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering majoring in biomedical or chemical engineering. The recipient must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement, and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $1,000


Progress Energy Scholarship

GPA:     2.0

College Level:  Pre-Engineering, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate

Department:    Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to FSU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. The recipient must have at least a 2.0 GPA. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement, and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $1,000


Dr. Byron McCormick Endowed Scholarship

GPA:     2.0

College Level: Pre-Engineering, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate

Department: Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to FSU students enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. It will be awarded to a College of Engineering student athlete who is in good standing and is not already on an athletic scholarship; the secondary purpose will be to award this scholarship to a student in the College of Engineering who is in good standing. The recipient must have at least a 2.0 GPA. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement, and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $1,000


John E. Bates Engineering Excellence Scholarship

GPA:     3.0

College Level: Junior, Senior

Department: Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical

This scholarship is available to a junior or senior FSU student enrolled in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. The recipient must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement, and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $2,000


The Alexander Rochell Opportunity Scholarship in Engineering

GPA:     3.0

College Level:Pre-Engineering, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate

Department:    Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical, Biomedical, Chemical

This scholarship is available to first generation FSU college students of traditionally underrepresented backgrounds who are studying Engineering and who have a minimum 3.0 GPA. First preference will be awarded to Hispanic students majoring in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Secondary preference will be given to Hispanic students studying any field of engineering. All recipients must be in good academic standing. Two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript, a typed personal statement, and a resume must be included with the scholarship application.

Award Amount: $1,000