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Trench Shoring Boxes’ Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Scholarships granted will be for the school year beginning on or about the following September.
  • The applicant must be enrolled as a half-time student or greater with the intent of seeking a career in engineering, marketing, or web development.
  • Must be a legal resident of the United States.
  • Applicants must be entering their first year or higher of a Bachelor’s degree or enrolled in any year in an advanced degree (MS, Ph.D., MD, or comparable) program

How to Apply:

  • Please write a 400 word essay on the following questions:
    • How do trench boxes keep workers safe?

 

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

PixelPlex Bi-Annual STEM Scholarship

Eligibility

  • You are a citizen or a permanent resident of the United States;
  • At the date of the award, you must be enrolled (or accepted with plans to attend) in a college or university in the United States;
  • Your field of study is related to science, technology, engineering, math (STEM), economics, or business.

How to Apply:

  • Send an email to scholarship@pixelplex.io with “PixelPlex Scholarship Award: Your Name” in the subject field.
  • In your submission email, write a short paragraph or two about yourself and why you chose the topic.
  • Attach your essay as a PDF or Microsoft Word document to the email. The length of the essay should be a minimum of 1200 words (there is no maximum word limit) and include an introduction and conclusion. The essay should be original text and not published anywhere.
  • the essay topics can be found below:
    • Blockchain
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Internet of Things
    • Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

2021 CNCMachines.com Manufacturing Scholarship

Eligibility

  • This award is available for students pursuing a certification, certificate, associates, or bachelors in manufacturing or a related area of study.

How to Apply:

  • In this time of uncertainty, growing the U.S. manufacturing industry is vital to the future success of America.
    With this in mind, choose ONLY ONE of the following questions to answer:

    • What are some of the strategies the manufacturing industry should implement in order to grow its need for workers?
    • What evolving technologies can manufacturers adapt in their manufacturing process that can help them grow production without large financial impact?
    • What are some ways manufacturing companies can attract overseas contracts in order to increase the amount of new work for manufacturers?

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website

STEM Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Citizen or a permanent United States resident
  • At least 18 years old at the date of entry
  • At the date of the award, you must be enrolled (or accepted with plans to attend) a college or university in the United States listed here
  • Minimum GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)
  • Field of study is related to science, technology, engineering, math (STEM)

How to Apply:

  • To apply for this scholarship, first create a Course Hero account, then write a 500-word essay answering the following question:
    • ‘Smart city technology can be almost invisible to their residents, and many people may not be aware of how technology is boosting safety, livability and more in these cities. What’s one current or coming technology that is changing or will change how cities work?’

 

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website

George D. Andrews Engineering Scholarship

Eligibility:

  •  Applicants must be incoming freshmen accepted to a four-year accredited college or university
  • Applicants must be majoring in a field of engineering or sciences
  • Applicants must be US citizens
  • Demonstrated or expressed interest in engineering research, engineering education, or the sciences
  • Student essay
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Academic standing (minimum required high school GPA of 3.25)

How to Apply:

  • completed application form. Only completed application forms will be considered
  • Two letters of recommendation with at least one former teacher or high school official
  • An official high school transcript including GPA
  • A one page (< 500 words) statement stating the applicant’s qualifications and educational and career goals.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

AISES A.T. Anderson Scholarship (2020-2021)

Eligibility:

  • Any STEM related degree such as Mathematics, Medical Sciences, Physical Science, Technology, Science, Engineering, or Natural Resources.
  • Students must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students at an accredited two-year or four-year college/university for the 2020-2021 academic year.
  • Applicants must be: an enrolled citizen or a decedent of an enrolled citizen of a federal or state recognized American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native Village; or Native Hawaiian or decedent from a Native Hawaiian; or Pacific Islander or decedent from Pacific Islander; or Indigenous person of Canada. Enrollment documents and/or a copy of birth certificate(s) showing descendancy from an enrolled citizen, Indigenous group of Canada, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander are acceptable. Applicant may also, instead, provide a copy of their Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood or Certificate of Degree of Alaska Native Blood (CDIB) card.

How to Apply:

  • Essays: Students are required to submit 3 essays, up to 500 words each.  These essays are an important part of the scholarship review process.
    • Essay Prompt 1: Please share a personal statement highlighting your background, academic achievements, and interests. Include information on courses taken and any honors or advanced placement courses. Talk about what motivates and challenges you intellectually and what impact you hope to have in your community and/or profession.
    • Essay Prompt 2: What stimulated your interest in your chosen major or area of study?
    • Essay Prompt 3:  What activity or activities (cultural, community-related, occupational, academic, athletic, etc.) most clearly reflect your character?  Please describe your participation. Why is participation in this activity or these activities important to you?

 

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

EWS SWE Framatome Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • Be a female student who has completed at least one-year studies in an ABET accredited school with the intention to enter the field of engineering.
  • Be in position to accept the scholarship toward undergraduate or graduate engineering studies in an accredited school in the fall following presentation of the award.
  • Be a woman residing in or attending school in the eastern part of Washington State.

Required Application Materials

All application material will become the property of the Eastern Washington Section of the Society of Women Engineers. No application materials will be returned. In order to be accepted for judging, all of the following materials must be submitted:

  • Application Form: to be completed electronically.
  • Transcripts: Scanned official copy of the applicant’s transcript showing grades for the entire enrollment in current and/or prior college(s).
  •  Letters of Reference:
    • From the Engineering Department Head, a professor, or a faculty councilor.
    • From an individual who has personally known the applicant for a minimum of 3 years and who is not a relative to the applicant.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

 

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Nextiva Encouraging Tomorrow’s Leaders Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must be a high school junior or senior.
  • Applicant must plan to major in a business or STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math) program.
  • Applicant must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Must be located in the United States.

How to Apply:

  • Write an Approximate 700 word essay on one of the following topics:
    • What are ways that a business can give back to the STEAM community?
    • Is the fragmentation of communication apps a good thing?
    • What are the biggest opportunities in today’s state of business communications?

 

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

2020 Golen Engine Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • Must be a US citizen who is accepted or attending a college or university within the United States. The winner will be required to provide proof of acceptance to your college or university or college transcript.
  • Must be pursuing an engineering degree.

Deadline:

Applications must be submitted via the web form by November 30, 2020.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Washington State Opportunity Scholarship- Baccalaureate Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements:

  • RESIDENCY
    • Be a Washington state resident as defined by state Legislature (RCW 28B.15.012).
    • Earn a high school diploma or GED from a Washington state institution by June of the year of application.
  • FINANCIAL NEED
  • ACADEMIC RECORD
    • A cumulative grade point average (GPA) as of application date of at least 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale), demonstrated on either a current college or high school transcript; OR
    • A passing GED score, demonstrated on an official score report.
  • ENROLLMENT PLAN
    • Plan to pursue an eligible science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) or health care major as defined on the eligible majors list.
    • Plan to enroll at an eligible Washington state institution for the fall term following selection as defined on the list of eligible college and universities.
    • Plan to enroll at least half-time (six or more credits) every term. Scholars are not expected to enroll in nor does WSOS fund summer term.
  • PREVIOUS EDUCATION EXPERIENCE
    • Do not yet have a bachelor’s degree.
    • Applicant must currently be a:
      • High school senior or graduate (high school equivalency)
      • College freshman or college sophomore. If the applicant has completed any college terms or college credits post high-school, they must meet either the maximum term OR maximum credit requirement stated below:
        1. Maximum Terms Completed: The applicant must have completed no more than six quarters or four semesters of college at the end of the current academic year; OR
        2. Maximum Credits Earned: The applicant must have earned no more than 90 quarter or 60 semester credits at the end of the current academic year
      • If you are still unsure, we recommend on using this credit/term eligibility flowchart to determine if you are eligible to apply.

Application Process

Interested applicants must complete the entire application process. Applicants must:

  1. Complete all application sections via the Scholarship Application Portal and click “Submit” by the application deadline.
  2. Mail a copy of your transcript or GED scores to WSOS c/o Baccalaureate Scholarship at this address: 1414 31st Ave S., Suite 302, Seattle, WA 98144.
  3. Submit the FAFSA or WASFA for the relevant academic year by the deadline on the application timeline.

The application will require approximately 60 to 90 minutes to complete. Applicants may start the application, save progress and return to complete it later up until the application deadline. Applicants should know what college they expect to attend and what major they intend to complete before beginning their application.

 

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.