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Shibaura Machine Co., America Scholarship Program
Application status: Closed

Shibaura Machine Co., America has established a scholarship program to assist students who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs to pursue an industrial maintenance or plastics processing program of study.

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 Shibaura Machine Co., America Scholarship Program must meet the following criteria:

  • Be high school seniors or graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduates, who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.
  • Must be enrolled or plan to enroll in an industrial maintenance or plastics processing program of study*.
  • High school seniors must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent, and college students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).

*Examples of approved majors include, but are not limited to: Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Machine Shop Technician.


If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,500 award. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.


All applicants will be notified in July.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Shibaura Machine Co., America. Payment is made in early August.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship finalists are selected on the basis of academic performance, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, a statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an online recommendation. Financial need is not considered.

Selection of finalists is made by Scholarship America, and Shibaura Machine Co., America determines the 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.

One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than June 4, 2021 3:00 pm CT.

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

Shibaura Machine Co., America has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you to the Scholarship America Student Hub!