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Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Scholarship Program
Application status: Closed

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories has established a scholarship program for current undergraduates who will attend select colleges and universities in the upcoming academic year and plan to continue their education in selected science and engineering programs or degree paths.

The 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. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team. Awards for this scholarship are granted to eligible recipients without regard to creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability, or national origin.

Applicants to the Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Scholarship Program must:

  • Be current college undergraduates planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an eligible college for the entire upcoming academic year
  • Eligible Colleges:

    • Washington State University
    • University of Idaho
    • Montana Technological University
    • Purdue University
    • Michigan Technological University
    • Drexel University
    • University of North Carolina at Charlotte
    • Georgia Institute of Technology
    • Idaho State University (Only Robotics and Communications Engineering Technology, 3-year program)
    • Lewis Clark State College (Only Electrical Engineering Technology majors, 2-year program)
  • After the current academic year concludes, have one or two academic years remaining until graduation
  • Be majoring in one of the following fields:
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering Technology
    • Robotics and Communications Engineering Technology
    • Computer Science
    • Computer Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award ranging from $2,500 to $5,000. Up to 10 awards will be granted.

  • Major
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Robotics and Communications Engineering Technology
  • Eligible Award Amount
  • $5,000
  • $5,000
  • $5,000
  • $5,000
  • $2,500
  • $2,500

Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Recipients may be offered mentoring opportunities by the Sponsor.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in April.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories. Payment is made in early August.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, a statement of educational and career goals and objectives, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an online recommendation.

Financial need is not considered.

Selection of finalists is made by Scholarship America. Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories will select recipients. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

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

A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken. NOTE: If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload an official copy of those test scores separately. If you are uploading a college transcript, those scores are not required.

One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than January 27, 2022 3:00 pm CT.

Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.

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