Hillview Prep's Ultimate Guide For Scholarships
A Resource To Find Scholarships For High School and College
- Astronaut Scholarship Foundation
The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation was created to ensure that the United States would maintain its leadership in science and technology by supporting some of the very best science and engineering college students. Students must be nominated by faculty for this $10,000 award.
- BMW / SAE Engineering Scholarship
This annual scholarship is provided by BMW AG in recognition of its commitment to excellence in engineering. Students must have a 3.75 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale (required) and rank in the 90th percentile in both math and critical reading on SAT I or composite ACT scores. Terms of Scholarship: One scholarship will be awarded each year for $1,500 per year and may be renewed at $1,500 a year for three additional years (total award $6,000). It can be used for tuition or any other incidental school expenses.
- Vertical Flight Foundation Scholarships
Each year, Vertical Flight Foundation (VFF) scholarships are awarded to students demonstrating an interest in pursuing careers in vertical flight technology. The scholarships are solely merit-based and the value of scholarships range up to $5,000 (USD).
- SAE / Ford Partnership for Advanced Studies Scholarship
It is for high school seniors who are past or present students in a Ford Next Generation Learning Community, and/ or past or present students of a Ford PAS program at their high school or in a Ford PAS after school/weekend/summer/college program. Student must be a current high school senior, have a 3.0 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale, rank in the 90th percentile in both math and critical reading on SAT 1 or the composite ACT scores. Terms of Scholarship: One $5,000 scholarship will be awarded each year.
- Eugene C. Figg, Jr. Civil Engineering Scholarship
Through the generosity of the employees of Figg Engineering Group, a scholarship fund was established in 2002 as a memorial to Eugene C. Figg, Jr., F.ASCE, winner of the ASCE 2002 OPAL Award for Design. Gene Figg dedicated his career, his company, and his life to creating “bridges as art.” The scholarship may be presented annually to one undergraduate civil engineering student who will use the scholarship for their junior or senior tuition expenses and fees.
- Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Engineering Scholarship
The RMCMI offers scholarships to residents of Arizona, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Texas, Utah and Wyoming. Students entering their junior or senior year in a 4-year program are eligible. Applicants must express intentions to pursue a career in the coal industry. Eight (8) $5,500 Engineering Scholarships Available ($2,750 for two years). Eight (8) $1,000 Technical Scholarships Available (One-Time. One (1) Charles W. Margolf Higher Education Scholarship available. Application deadline is February 1, 2017.
- ASM Materials Education Foundation -- George A. Roberts Scholarship
Up to seven scholarships of $6,000 (each). Established in 1995 through a generous contribution by Dr. George A. Roberts, past president of ASM and retired CEO of Teledyne, as an expression of his commitment to education and the materials science and engineering community.
- ASM Materials Education Foundation -- Lucille & Charles A. Wert Scholarship
One year full tuition of up to $10,000. Established in 2006 through a generous bequest by Dr. & Mrs. Charles Wert.
- ASM Materials Education Foundation -- William Park Woodside Founder's Scholarship
One year full tuition of up to $10,000. Established in 1996 by Mrs. Sue Woodside Shulec in honor of her grandfather, William Park Woodside, a man whose vision and leadership evolved into the founding of ASM International.
- Lillian Moller Gilbreth Memorial Scholarship
The scholarship is renewable for 1 year for a junior continuing into senior undergraduate studies. 1 @ $14,500 Availability dependent upon renewal. (Search the site for this specific scholarship.)
- Ada I. Pressman Memorial Scholarship
U.S. citizenship required. 9 scholarships @ $5,000. Renewable for 5 years. Availability dependent upon renewals. (Search the site for this specific scholarship.)
- Anne Maureen Whitney Barrow Memorial Scholarship
Awarded once per renewal cycle. 1 @ $7,000 Renewable 5 yr. max. (Search the site for this specific scholarship.)
- Northrop Grumman Foundation Scholarship
US citizenship required. Schools restricted (check website). 7 scholarships@ $5,000. (Search the site for this specific scholarship.)
- Donald and Barbara Mozley Scholarship
The Donald and Barbara Mozley Scholarship provides financial support for students pursuing an engineering degree at an ABET-accredited college or university. 3.5 or better for high school applicants. SAT/ACT requirement: Applicant must have a Total SAT score of 1220 or higher and/or an ACT composite score of 27 or above. Up to seven scholarships of $5,000 each year.
- Dan and Vicky Hancock Scholarship for Mechanical Engineering Excellence
The Dan and Vicky Hancock Scholarship for Mechanical Engineering Excellence provides financial support for students pursuing college degrees in the field of mechanical engineering. GPA requirements: 3.5 for high school applicants and a 3.0 cumulative college GPA for upperclassmen. SAT/ACT requirement: Applicant must have a Total SAT score of 1220 or higher and/or an ACT composite score of 27 or above. One scholarship will be awarded each year for $5,500.
- The American Nuclear Society Scholarship Program
The American Nuclear Society believes in rewarding its members for their academic, services and leadership excellence. To do so, scholarships are granted to qualified student members of ANS Student Sections who have demonstrated a high commitment to the standards set by the Society's constituents. $1,000 scholarships (expected for incoming freshmen). $2,000 - $2,500 scholarships (expected for undergraduate and two-year programs). $3,000 - $4,000 scholarships (expected for graduate programs).
- The Juniper Networks Engineering Scholarship
The Juniper Networks Engineering Scholarship is for graduating high school seniors with demonstrated success in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education courses, who are planning to major in engineering. The scholarship program provides support to residents of California, Virginia, Massachusetts, New Jersey and Canada. Up to 10 winners will be selected and each will receive $5,000 one-time scholarship award.
- Henry DeWitt Smith Memorial Fellowship
The recipient will receive a single payment of USD 5,000. Eligibility: Must be pursuing a graduate degree (master’s or PhD) in petroleum engineering or a related field Must be an SPE member. Deadline: 15 April.
- Wayne V Black Memorial Scholarship
The amount of the scholarship award as established by the Board of ENTELEC will be $5,000. The Applicant must be working towards a Bachelor’s degree in one of the following curricula: Engineering/ Engineering Technology; Computer Science/MIS; Pre-law; Political Science; Telecommunications/Information Technology.
- Kate Gleason Scholarship
$ Amount: $3,000. Student Status: for study in the sophomore, junior, senior year or graduate study. Global student studying in the US. Requirements: Applicants must be enrolled in a mechanical engineering baccalaureate program. The award recipient will be selected on the basis of scholastic ability (minimum GPA 2.5), demonstrated interest in product development and design, and financial need.
- Elisabeth M. and Winchell M. Parsons Scholarship
$ Amount: $2,000. Student Status: For a student working toward a Doctoral Degree in Engineering. Requirements: Applicant must be a US Citizen and be enrolled in a mechanical engineering program. This scholarship is to be used for a Doctoral Degree in Engineering.
- Willis F. Thompson Memorial Scholarship
$ Amount: $4,500. Student Status: for study in the sophomore, junior or senior year or graduate study. Global. Requirements: Applicants must be enrolled at a mechanical engineering, mechanical engineering technology or related baccalaureate program. The award recipient will be selected on the basis of scholastic ability and potential contribution to the mechanical engineering profession.
- Gus Archie Memorial Scholarship
The Gus Archie Memorial Scholarship is supported by the SPE Foundation and awards an outstanding student who plans to enter a university and pursue an undergraduate degree in petroleum engineering. The recipient will receive USD 5,000 per year for up to four years of university study.
- Samsung@First Scholars
For undergraduate or master’s students with a declared major in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM). Scholarship Amount Up to $15,000. Number of Scholarships: Up to three. Previous applicants and recipients may reapply. Finalists must interview with the selection committee.
- Galactic Unite Bytheway Scholarship
The Galactic Unite Bytheway Scholarship is a perpetual program that is providing $7,500 scholarships to first-year female college students pursuing STEM degrees at any accredited two or four-year college or university in the United States.
- SEG Scholarships
- SEG Scholarships encourage the study of geophysics and related geosciences. Funds provided may be applied to tuition, books, and fees. Scholarships range from $500 to $14,000 USD per academic year; average awards are approximately $2,500. SEG scholarships have been sent to universities all over the world.
- Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers
- The American Association of Physics Teachers offers scholarships for future high school physics teachers. These scholarships, supported by an endowment funded by Barbara Lotze, are available only to U.S. citizens attending U.S. schools. Undergraduate students enrolled, or planning to enroll, in physics teacher preparation curricula and high school seniors entering such programs are eligible. Successful applicants receive a stipend of up to $2,000 and a complimentary AAPT Student Membership for one year. The scholarship may be granted to an individual for each of four years.
- Shell Scholarships
- Shell offers two scholarship programs which focus on developing talent in the engineering and geosciences fields.The Shell Oil Company Technical Scholarship and Shell Incentive Fund Scholarship have been created to provide financial and career assistance to graduating high school seniors who have expressed an interest in the energy industry and demonstrated an aptitude in mathematics and science. In each program, Shell will sponsor up to 20 one-year awards of $2,500 for selected graduating high school seniors enrolling in engineering or geosciences at universities identified by Shell. Upon successful completion of first year studies and other criteria established by Shell, the recipient may be eligible to apply to receive a four-year renewable award of $5,000 annually.
- SPE Foundation Scholarships
The SPE Foundation offers numerous scholarships to students who have demonstrated or expressed an interest in the plastics industry. They must be majoring in or taking courses that would be beneficial to a career in the plastics industry. This would include, but is not limited to, plastics engineering, polymer science, chemistry, physics, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, and industrial engineering. All applicants must be in good standing with their colleges.
- Heinlein Society Scholarship
These scholarships are for undergraduate students of accredited four-year colleges and universities. The “Virginia Heinlein Memorial Scholarship” is for a female student majoring in engineering, math, or physical sciences (e.g. physics, chemistry). The other two scholarships can be awarded to either a male or female, and add “Science Fiction as literature” as an eligible field of study.
- Grote Chemistry Scholarship
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga offers the Grote Chemistry Scholarship Program. Awards of $12,000 ($3,000 per year for four years) will be presented to as many as three entering freshmen majoring in Chemistry. The awards are renewable over a four-year period and can be added to other University scholarships and the Tennessee Lottery scholarship. Grote Chemistry Scholarships are named in honor of Dr. Irvine W. Grote, who served as head of the department from 1941 to 1964. Previous Grote Scholars have graduated with distinction and gone on to success in chemistry graduate schools, medical schools, law schools, pharmacy schools, and the chemical industry.
- Marie Curie Scholars Program
Marie Curie Scholars Program at College of Saint Mary. This program is for academically talented applicants with financial need who are committed to graduating with a degree in Biology, Chemistry, or Mathematics. If you have less than 12 credit hours of college coursework, you must have a GPA of 3.5 or better (on a 4.0 scale) and an ACT composite score of 23 or a critical reading + math SAT score of 1140. If you have more than 12 credit hours of coursework, you must have a college cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher in all science and math courses. If awarded the scholarship, you will be required to live on campus so that you might take part in the special opportunities provided to Marie Curie Scholars.
- Society of Surgical Oncology Clinical Investigator Award: $100,000
Purpose: To promote patient-oriented research conducted by surgical oncologists in clinical and translational science. Eligibility: Applicants must be surgical oncologists within 8 years of completion of training. Be full SSO members for at least 6 months prior to application submission to be eligible
for the award.
- NASA Hubble Fellowship Program
The Space Telescope Science Institute in collaboration with the NASA Exoplanet Science Institute (NExScI) is pleased to announce the NASA Hubble Fellowship Program (NHFP) on behalf of NASA, at the California Institute of Technology and the Chandra X-ray Center at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. The NHFP is open to applicants of any nationality who have earned their doctoral degrees on or after January 1, 2015, in astronomy, physics, or related disciplines. The NHFP program provides an opportunity for highly qualified recent postdoctoral scientists to conduct independent research in any area of NASA Astrophysics.