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Ametek Foundation, Inc. International STEM Scholarship Program
Live application window: March 31, 2020 6:00 am through May 27, 2020 3:00 pm CT

AMETEK Foundation, Inc. has established a scholarship program to assist residents* of China or the European Union (EU) who plan to continue their education in a STEM field.

This program is administered by Scholarship America┬«, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.

Applicants to the AMETEK Foundation, Inc. International STEM Scholarship Program must be:

  • A resident of the European Union (EU) to apply for the scholarships offered in France or the United Kingdom,
    OR
  • A resident of China to apply for the scholarship offered in China.
  • In their final year of upper or higher secondary school or be current technical or university level students.
  • Planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at one of the following universities for the entire 2020-2021 academic year:
    • Shanghai University, Shanghai, China
    • INSA, Lyon, France
    • University of Leicester, Leicester, England
    • Loughborough University, Leicestershire, UK
  • Major in a STEM field of study. A STEM major is defined as study in one of the following fields:
    • Science (Physics or Chemistry)
    • Technology (Computer Software Engineer, Information Security Specialist, Information Technology, or Database Administrator)
    • Engineering
    • Mathematics

Study in any medical field is not eligible.

Award Information:

  • If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award ranging from $500 to $4,000.
  • Awards will be disbursed by wire transfer to the student after verification of enrollment.
  • Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
  • Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Notification

Applicants will be notified in July. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of AMETEK Foundation, Inc. Payments are made via wire transfer in September or October, after verification of enrollment.

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • Academic record
  • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • Honors
  • Work experience
  • Statement of career and educational goals and objectives
  • Unusual personal or family circumstances
  • An online recommendation

Once scholarship recipients are selected, financial data is reviewed to determine the amount of each award, ranging from $500 to $4,000.

Financial need, as calculated by Scholarship America, must be demonstrated for the student to receive an award.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of AMETEK Foundation, Inc. play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

As part of your application, you must upload the following document:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Unofficial or online transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.
  • English translations for all non-English documents.

One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf by 3:00 p.m. Central Time on June 1, 2020.

Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically through the Scholarship America Student Hub.

AMETEK Foundation, Inc. has partnered with Scholarship America. Select the button below to be directed to the Scholarship America Student Hub!