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Department of Defense Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART)
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount: Cash stipends are paid at a rate of $25,000 - $38,000 per year depending on degree pursuing; paid internship; full tuition; $1,000 book allowance; post-graduation employment as a DoD civilian
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: December 1 Annually
  • Duration: 1-5 years, until degree completion
  • Other Information:
    Awarded based on individual DoD laboratory or organizational needs.  evaluation of academic records, personal statement, references, and graduate record examination scores (for students applying for graduate school funding). Each student will be evaluated by a panel of scientists, engineers, and educators approved by the DoD. Upon selection, awardees are assigned to the DoD laboratory where he/she will be expected to serve as a summer intern and complete a period of post-graduation employment service as a DoD civilian.
  • Contact: (202) 350-5715 or via email at smart@asee.org
  • Website: http://smart.asee.org/
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Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Scholarships
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Scholarships and fellowships range from $1,000 to $10,000 each
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: December-May
  • Duration: Annual
  • Other Information:
    The evaluation criteria include:  interest in engineering, seeking avenues of learning outside the classroom, a demonstrated ability to work both as a member of a team and as a leader, engineering coursework and performance, and a recommendation from a Professor, Teaching Assistant, or Advisor.
  • Contact: scholarshipapplication@swe.org
  • Website: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/index.php/scholarships#activePanels_
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AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    $75,000-100,000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: November 1
  • Duration: One Year. Starting September 1st.
  • Other Information:
    Fellowships are awarded to highly qualified individuals interested in learning about the science-policy interface while applying their scientific and technical knowledge and analytical skills to the federal policy realm.  Will work in D.C. on Fellowship.
  • Contact: 202-326-6700 or by email at fellowships@aaas.org
  • Website: https://www.aaas.org/program/science-technology-policy-fellowships
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AATCC The Nonwovens Institute Undergraduate Student Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $2,500
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 31
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    The purpose is to support undergraduate students interested in pursuing graduate studies in the area of polymers, fibers or nonwovens. All applicants are required to complete the AATCC Foundation Inc. Nonwovens Institute Scholarship application form, and write a four-to-five page paper on one of the topics provided. The scholarship recipient will be required to attend one of the Nonwoven Institute’s IAB meetings in either May or November.
  • Contact: hibbardd@aatcc.org
  • Website: http://www.aatcc.org/fnd/grants-scholarships/the-nonwovens-institute-undergraduate-student-scholarship/
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AFS (American Foundry Society) Keystone Chapter
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:

    If a scholarship award is made,  the amount is at the sole discretion of the Scholarship Committee.



  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: June 1, Annually
  • Duration: Not specified
  • Other Information: In addition, all applicants must be registered with the Foundry Educational Foundation at www.fefinc.org to be considered.
  • Contact: Brandon Myers, Secretary-Treasurer at sec-treas@keystoneafs.org; AFS: Keystone Chapter 402 Crestwyck Cir. Mount Joy, PA 17552; 610-781-8665
  • Website: http://www.keystoneafs.org/scholarship.aspx
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Albert Sauveur Award (ASM International)
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    Plaque.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Feb 1 (2 years prior to presentation)
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The Albert Sauveur Achievement Award was established in 1934.  It recognizes pioneering
     materials science and engineering achievements that have stimulated organized work along
     similar lines to such an extent that a marked basic advance has been made in the knowledge
     of materials science and engineering.
  • Contact: Chairman, Award Selection Committee - ASM International 9639 Kinsman Road Materials park, OH 44073-0002
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/documents/10192/5975044/AlbertSAUVEUR_Rules.pdf/73bd77bb-cd66-4db4-84ce-03fc13565bb2
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Allan Ray Putnam Service Award (ASM International)
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    A crystal high-tech award
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Nominations submitted by Feb 1 ( 2 years prior to presentation)
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The Allan Ray Putnam Service Award was established in 1988.  It recognizes the exemplary efforts of various outstanding members of ASM International on behalf of the Society to further
    its objectives and goals.  The vitality and success of ASM depends on its members, and their  willingness to contribute their time and talents for the good of the Society.  The purpose of this award is to recognize those individuals whose contributions have been especially noteworthy  and to whom the Society owes a particularly great debt of appreciation.
  • Contact: Chairman, Award Selection Committee ASM International 9639 Kinsman Road Materials Park, OH 44073-0002
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/documents/10192/5975044/AllanRayPUTNAM_Rules.pdf/4777413b-5625-482c-81e7-591a9d25e8f6
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Allan Rothwarf Award for Teaching Excellence (Drexel University)
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    Certificate acknowledging teaching excellence and an honorarium of $2000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April/May annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The Allen Rothwarf Award for Teaching Excellence is given to a tenure-track junior faculty member with at least two years of service at Drexel who exemplifies and coordinates high standards of teaching while developing research in their areas of expertise. The award includes a certificate and a monetary award.
  • Contact: Dr. N. John DiNardo, Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs; Tel: 215.895.2200; dinardo@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://drexel.edu/provost/about/awards/rothwarf-award/
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Alumni Scholarships (Drexel University)
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Mid-Feb
  • Duration: Fall Term
  • Other Information:
    There are four alumni scholarships: Alumni Leadership Scholarship - Applicants must currently be juniors and will be selected on the basis of leadership demonstrated through participation in university activities and involvement in community organizations and activities. Alumni Legacy Scholarship - Applicants must be children or grandchildren of Drexel alumni* who are currently sophomores, pre-juniors or juniors and will be selected on the basis of overall scholastic achievement, student activities and community involvement. Alumnae Planning Board Scholarship - Applicants must be female students who are currently juniors and will be selected on the basis of merit demonstrated through scholastic achievement and leadership within the university and community. Alumni Impact Endowed Scholarship - Applicants must currently be rising sophomores, juniors or pre-juniors and will be selected on the basis of a demonstrated commitment to the community through civic engagement beyond freshman year, and a pledge to remain involved in the community for the remainder of their time at the University.
  • Contact: contact Kayla Tygh via email at kmt97@drexel.edu or call 215.895.2375
  • Website: http://drexel.edu/alumni/programs/scholarships/
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Amelia Earhart Fellowship Award
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    $10,000.00
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: November 15th annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information: In an effort to carry out its mission that women have access to all resources and are represented in decision-making positions on an equal basis with men, Zonta International offers the Amelia Earhart Fellowship.
    The Amelia Earhart Fellowship was established in 1938 in honor of famed pilot and Zontian, Amelia Earhart. The US$10,000 Fellowship is awarded annually to 35 women pursuing Ph.D./doctoral degrees in aerospace-related sciences or aerospace-related engineering. It may be used at any university or college offering accredited post-graduate courses and degrees in these fields.
  • Contact: programs@zonta.org
  • Website: http://foundation.zonta.org/Our-Programs/Educational-Programs/Amelia-Earhart-Fellowship
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ASEE-NRL Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    $76,378 annually for one year; renewable for 2nd year
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Application will be accepted at any time and must be submitted through the ASEE website.
  • Duration: one year, renewable for up to three years at the discretion of NRL
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: Ms. Shannon Koonce (202) 350-5763 e-mail: s.koonce@asee.org; NRL's Program Coordinator: asee@hro1.nrl.navy.mil
  • Website: https://www.nrl.navy.mil/careers/post-doc/asee/
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ASM & TMS Distinguished Lecture in Materials & Society
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    ASM and TMS may make available to the Distinguished Lecturer in Materials and Society, when deemed necessary by TMS Executive Committee and by ASM, and upon request of the Selection Committee, up to $500 for lecturer travel expenses.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Recommendations by September 1 (1 year prior to presentation)
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The lecture is to be given during the Materials Science & Technology Conference at which ASM and TMS both meet, the time and place to be determined by the Managing Director of  ASM and the Executive Director of TMS, at a prominent time that does not conflict with historically scheduled events.  In the event that ASM and TMS are not meeting simultaneously  in the same location, the lecture will be delivered at alternating meetings of the Societies. The lecture is to last about 45 minutes. The written presentation of the lecture is to be published in Metallurgical and Materials Transactions. 
  • Contact: Chairman, Award Selection Committee 9639 Kinsman Road Materials Park, OH 44073-0002
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/documents/10192/5975044/Distinguished+Lecture+ASM-TMS.pdf/023e970f-ba8b-4759-93d6-d22c11dc2c99
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ASM International Student Paper Contest
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    The award shall consist of a certificate, a $500 cash prize, and up to $500 toward expenses to attend MS&T.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April 1 (year prior)
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The ASM International Graduate Student Paper Contest was established in 1985, as a mechanism for student participation in Society affairs.  The award recognizes the  best graduate student technical paper in the field of materials science or engineering submitted during the year.  The contest and award will be announced in the January issue of ASM News, with posters to be distributed to colleges and universities in January each year.
  • Contact: ASM International 9639 Kinsman Road Materials Park, OH 44073-0002
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/documents/10192/1739818/Graduate.pdf/52328ba3-4230-4cb0-8623-1ec7bce60128
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ASM Scholarships (Liberty Bell Chapter)
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    3 scholarships available, $1,500 each.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 1 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    1 full page essay stating his/her commitment to the Materials Science Profession; 3 Scholarships available.  Dorilona Rose, drose@coe.drexel.edu, is available to help you organize your application.
  • Contact: Mrs. Pelin Lemons, ASM Secretary and Scholarship Chairman John Matthey, 2001 Nolte Dr, Paulsboro, NJ 08066 Phone: 856-384-7097 Email: pelin.kansu1@gmail.com
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/web/philadelphia-chapter/scholarship-opportunities
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ASM Undergraduate Scholarship Program
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    range from $1500 to $10,000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 1 annually
  • Duration: duration up to one year and given annually
  • Other Information:
    To apply: 

    1. Complete and sign Part 1 of the Application Form 
    2. Write a personal statement (maximum two pages.) A résumé may be included.
    3. Submit current transcript through the fall term. An official student copy is acceptable. Attach a listing of complete and current course titles. 
    4. Attach no more than two letters of recommendation from faculty and/or employers. 
    5. Include a photograph for publication (not to be sent to selection committee).
  • Contact: ASM Materials Education Foundation Scholarship Program 9639 Kinsman Rd. Materials Park, OH 44073-0002; crhayes@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/documents/10192/22857101/SCHOLARSHIPS+Undergraduate-application+2016+ELIGIBILITY+PAGE.pdf/1d0b3baa-0b58-4554-a9de-cb94831f93ea
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Barbara G. Hornum Award for Teaching Excellence by an auxiliary faculty member (Drexel University)
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    a certificate acknowledging teaching excellence and a monetary award
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April/May annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The Barbara G. Hornum Award for Teaching Excellence is awarded to a teaching faculty member that exemplifies the highest quality of teaching and pedagogical innovation and rigor. The award includes a certificate and a monetary award.
  • Contact: Dr. N. John DiNardo, Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs; Tel: 215.895.2200 dinardo@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://drexel.edu/provost/about/awards/hornum-award/
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Charles E. Etting (Drexel University)
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount: A $3,000 scholarship
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: October annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information: undergraduate award for full time students
  • Contact: Subir Sahu, PhD, Vice President, Dean of Student Life 215.895.2506 ss663@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://drexel.edu/studentlife/get_involved/programs_events/slawards/
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Charles Hutchins Educational Grant
  • Award Type: Grant
  • Amount:
    $5,000.00
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April 17, 2017
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    This $5000 grant was established in 1998 to encourage graduate students to pursue careers in the electronics industry, by developing closer ties between student research and the needs of the electronics industry. along with entry form: 1 page thesis research abstract, current resume, transcript, recommendation letter  The grant is intended for the purchase of technical books and research materials, for participation in conferences related to electronics assembly and packaging, and for living expenses if necessary.
  • Contact: Jae Gullings, Grant Coordinator | 952.920.7682 | jae@smta.org
  • Website: http://www.smta.org/hutchins/hutchins.cfm
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David Turnbull Lectureship
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    The Turnbull Lecturer will receive a $5,000 honorarium and a citation plaque. The registration fee and reasonable travel expenses to the MRS meeting at which the Turnbull Lecture is given will be reimbursed.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Nominations due April 1
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The recipient will give a technical lecture of broad appeal at a designated session of the MRS Fall Meeting, and he/she will work with the MRS Bulletin staff in preparing an appropriate article for the MRS Bulletin. In addition, the recipient will receive a travel allowance for speaking engagements throughout the year.
  • Contact: Lorri Smiley via awardsprogram@mrs.org
  • Website: http://www.mrs.org/turnbull
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Drexel University Graduate Student Awards for Research/Service
  • Award Type: Achievement
  • Amount:
    These awards, that are in addition to the TA Excellence Awards previously announced, will recognize the contributions of graduate students to the overall mission of the university in research and service during the period June through July.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    These awards are distinct from those for graduating doctoral students who are recognized at Commencement and for which there is a separate competition. Letter and CV of the student nominated are required. These awards recognize Drexel's high performing graduate students and their commitment to the university's mission. Students will be recognized at Graduate Student Day as well as at the relevant Commencement ceremonies.
  • Contact: Office of Graduate Studies at Main Building, Suite 301; (215)-895-0366, graduatecollege@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://drexel.edu/graduatecollege/research-funding/excellence-awards/
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Edward DeMille Campbell Memorial Lectureship
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    A certificate and $3,000 honorarium plus up to $1,000 for travel expenses for non-North American lecturers.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Feb 1 (2 years prior to presentation)
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The Campbell Lecture should be aimed at one or both of the following objectives: 1. To bring current information on the advanced materials science and engineering research or development to the attention of members. 2. To honor generally recognized achievements in materials science and engineering research of the highest order. The Campbell Lecture is scheduled for presentation during the ASM Annual Awards event.  It is a condition of the award that the recipient present the lecture in person. Nominations are eligible for three years. ASM International Membership is not mandatory.
  • Contact: Christine Hoover, Awards Administrator ASM International 9639 Kinsman Road Materials Park, OH 44073-0002, +1 440.338.5151 ext. 5509
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/membership/awards/nominate
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Engineering Materials Achievement Award
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    Publicly recognized at the ASM Awards Dinner, receive a certificate as well as a symbolized "E", signifying engineering excellence.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 15 (Prior to year of presentation)
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    Recognizes an outstanding achievement in materials or materials systems relating to the application of knowledge of materials to an engineering structure or to the design and manufacture of a product. The recipient may be an individual, a team, or entire organization if that is the smallest group sharing in the development. 
  • Contact: ASM International 9639 Kinsman Road Materials Park, OH 44073-0002 memberservicecenter@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/membership/awards/nominate
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Henkel Award for Outstanding Graduate Research in Polymer Chemistry
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    The award consists of a $2,000 prize, a plaque, and travel expenses to the Fall National Meeting of the ACS for the presentation.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 31 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    Nominations must be made by the thesis supervisor or others familiar with the nominee's work. The nominating document must include the nominee's biography, a synopsis of the work, and a letter of recommendation from the thesis advisor. Relevant publications based on the thesis work may be submitted. Supporting documents and testimonials may also be included.
  • Contact: Dr. Mary Ann Meador, NASA Glenn Research Center, maryann.meador@nasa.gov
  • Website: http://www.polyacs.org/259.html
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ASM Fellow
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    Certificate and pin
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Nov 30 (prior to year of presentation)
  • Duration: Given annually
  • Other Information:
    ASM International, in 1969, established the honor of Fellow of the Society, to provide recognition of members for distinguished contributions in the field of materials science and engineering, the Society, and in order to develop a broadly based forum for technical and professional leaders to serve as advisors to the Society.
    An individual will be elected to be an ASM Fellow due to good personal reputation and outstanding accomplishments in some phase of materials science, engineering or manufacturing. 
  • Contact: http://www.asminternational.org/about/contact
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/membership/awards/nominate
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Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    Predoctoral stipend: $24,000; dissertation stipend: $25,000; Post-doctoral stipend: $45,000. Expenses paid to attend a Ford Fellows conference.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: November annually
  • Duration: Given annually
  • Other Information: Through its Fellowship Programs, the Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. Predoctoral, Dissertation, and Postdoctoral fellowships will be awarded in a national competition administered by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on behalf of the Ford Foundation.
  • Contact: FordApplications@nas.edu, Telephone: 202-334-2872
  • Website: http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/fordfellowships/index.htm
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GEM Foundation Fellowship
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    $16,000 as well as tuition and fees. Stipend may not cover all years of program, depending on which program is applied to.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: November 15 annually
  • Duration: 4 quarters to 5 years
  • Other Information:
    GEM’s principal activity is the provision of graduate fellowships at the MS and Ph.D. levels coupled with paid summer internships. There are three different programs, as detailed on the website.
  • Contact: Email: info@gemfellowship.org Phone: +1 (703) 562-3646
  • Website: https://www.gemfellowship.org/students/gem-fellowship-program/
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H.H Harris Foundation
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    The average grant is in excess of $1000 per student
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 31
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    Application with 2 letters of reference. The application is available on the website.
  • Contact: H. H. Harris Foundation; Attn: Charles L. Michod, Jr., Trustee; 333 West Wacker Drive Suite 2000; Chicago, Illinois 60606
  • Website: http://www.afsinc.org/content.cfm?ItemNumber=12131
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Harold M. Myers Distinguished Service Award
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    $2,000 and be honored at the Faculty Recognition Dinner and will also be recognized at commencement
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: mid-April annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The Harold M. Myers Distinguished Service Award is presented to a faculty member or professional staff member and should be regarded by the entire community as parallel to other awards given for service, teaching and research. Nominations should include a nominating letter addressing criteria 2, 3, and 4 above, three to six supporting letters from individuals knowledgeable about the candidate's activities, and a current vitae or resume, as appropriate. All nominations should be advanced through the individual's supervisor, department head, dean or vice president.
  • Contact: OFAAwards@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://drexel.edu/provost/about/awards/harold-myers-award/
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Henry DeWitt Smith Graduate Scholarship Grant
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
     $8,000.00
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: June 15 annually
  • Duration: one yearly scholarship
  • Other Information:
    Graduate Education in Mining, Metallurgical, or Petroleum at leading universities in U.S. and Canada
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: L. Michele Gottwald Smith Scholarship American Institute of Mining,Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers P.O. BOX 270728 Littleton, CO 80127-0013 email: gottwald@aimehq.org
  • Website: http://www.aimehq.org/awards/nominate/smith/
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grad
Honorary Membership
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    An Honorary Membership Certificate will be presented.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Feb 1 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    Honorary Membership in the Society was established in 1919. It recognizes distinguished service to the materials science and engineering profession, to ASM International and to the
    progress of mankind.
     
    Honorary Membership is among the most prestigious awards of the Society. Consequently, it
    is expected that all nominees will be truly outstanding individuals who have significantly
    furthered the purposes of the Society through an evidenced appreciation of the importance of
    the science of materials and through distinguished service to the materials science and
    engineering profession and the progress of mankind.
     
  • Contact: ASM Materials Education Foundation
  • Website: http://asmcommunity.asminternational.org/portal/site/www/MemberNetworking/AwardsInformation/
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IAPD Charitable Scholarship Program
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
     $1,000-$2,500
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: February 1 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The IAPD Charitable Foundation was established to develop and administer an award program at the undergraduate level to promote study helpful to the fields of polymer sciences, industrial distribution and general business. Each year, scholarships are awarded, typically in amounts from $1,000 to $2,500, to provide meaningful financial support for the education of worthy scholarship candidates.
  • Contact: Denise Rawlings drawlings@iapd.org +913.345.1005
  • Website: http://www.iapd.org/ScholarshipApplication/index.cfm
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Awards
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    Fellowship begins in the fall semester of 2010 and covers the academic year. The associated internship may be a summer assignment in 2010 or 2011, or an on-site assignment during the academic year.
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: October 29, 2009
  • Duration: Annually
  • Other Information:
    Student must submit resume and must be endorsed by the department head;Students may not accept a major fellowship in addition to the IBM PhD fellowship
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: phdfellow@us.ibm.com
  • Website: https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/university/phdfellowship/
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Eastman Chemical Student Award in Applied Polymer Science
  • Award Type: Achievement
  • Amount:
     $1,600 plus up to $900 in travel expenses
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 2
  • Duration: presented annually
  • Other Information:
    The 2016 Eastman Chemical Student Award in Applied Polymer Science will be awarded to the author of the best research paper presented at the ACS 2016 fall meeting in Philadelphia. Up to six finalists will be selected based on the scientific merit of the submitted papers. Out-of-pocket expenses of up to $900 will be available for each finalist to attend the ACS meeting and present his or her paper in the 2016 Eastman Chemical Award Symposium within the PMSE program. The award winner will be selected based on the quality of the written application and oral presentation.
     
    Nature: Six finalists for the Award are selected based on pre-submitted written competition papers suitable for the PMSE preprints. Up to $750 is available to each finalist for out-of-pocket expenses related to attending the Fall National ACS meeting and presenting his or her paper. The awardee is selected from among the finalists by an anonymous committee which judges each paper according to technical merit and quality of presentation. The winner receives $1,600 and an Award Plaque, which are presented to him or her at the following Spring ACS National Meeting. In addition to the Award, the winner receives up to $750 to cover expenses incurred to attend the Spring National ACS Meeting.
     
  • Contact: John W. Gilmer; Phone: (423) 652-4808; email: jwgilmer@king.edu
  • Website: http://pmse.sites.acs.org/eastmanstudentaward.htm
  • Who: ;#grad;#postdoc;#
;#grad;#postdoc;#
IGERT (NSF)
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    tuition remission; stipend at $30K for first year
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: February 26 , 2009
  • Duration: 1 full year with option of renewal
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: hcb23@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://nano.materials.drexel.edu/IGERT.html
  • Who: ;#grad;#women;#
;#grad;#women;#
Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarship Program
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    up to $50,000 per year depending on financial need
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April/May annually
  • Duration: depends on need
  • Other Information:
    Students must be nominated by Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Representative at their institution.
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: 1-800-498-6478 or email jkc-g@act.org
  • Website: http://www.jackkentcookefoundation.org/jkcf_web/content.aspx?page=Grad%20
  • Who:
LeaderShape Institute (ASM International Foundation)
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    scholarship to attend LeaderShape Institute
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: February 15 annually
  • Duration: 6-day summer program; given annually
  • Other Information:
    student leaders are offered a unique way to meet the changing needs of a diverse world and to develop skills that will benefit them personally and will be valuable to the companies and industries in which they will work
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: Jeane Deatherage, Administrator, Foundation Programs at (440) 338-5151, ext. 5533, or email at jeane.deatherage@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/portal/site/www/foundation/leadership-training/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
L'Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellowship Program
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
     $20,000, $40,000 beginning in 2007
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Mid-Dec, Annually
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: InfoOffice@us.loreal.com (InfoOffice@us.loreal.com)
  • Website: http://www.lorealusa.com/_en/_us/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
Louis and Bessie Stein Family Fellowship for Exchanges with Israeli Universities
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    Two awards of $20,000 each
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: November 3, 2006
  • Duration: 2006-2007 School Year
  • Other Information:
    Fellowship pays the traveling and incidental expenses of undergraduate and graduate students. 2 Copies of the proposal should be submitted to the Office of the Provost.
  • Contact: John DiNardo, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs; dinardo@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://www.drexel.edu/provost/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
Marilyn A. Burshtin Memorial Award (Drexel University)
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
     $,5000 scholarship
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April 15, 2010
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    full time undergrad that has a GPA 3.0
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: Casey Sharkey pcs44@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://www.drexel.edu/studentlife/annualawards/applications.htm
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#women;#
;#undergrad;#women;#
Monell Science Apprenticeship Program for Students and Teachers
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
     paid hourly wage
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Late-Jan, annually
  • Duration: 8-10 weeks
  • Other Information:
    Apprenticeship
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: Monell Science Apprenticeship Program 3500 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 studentprogram@monell.org
  • Website: http://www.monell.org/images/uploads/MSAP_Flyer_2012.pdf
  • Who:
MRS Graduate Student Awards
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    gold ($400) or silver  ($200) award, complimentary meeting registration, one-year MRS student membership
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: December 30, 2008
  • Duration: given twice a year
  • Other Information:
    Criteria for Selection
     
     * Excellence in the conduct of materials research, including: research area and the broader materials field
     
     * scholarship and ingenuity shown by the student in attacking the research project
     
     * Promise for future substantial achievement in materials research
  • Contact: Jane Stokes, Graduate Student Award Administrator. Phone: 724-779-3004 x302. Email: stokes@mrs.org
  • Website: http://www.mrs.org/f02-gsa/
  • Who: grad
grad
MRS Medal
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
     $5 k cash
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    public and professional recognition of an exceptional recent achievement in materials research. A Medal will be awarded for a specific outstanding recent discovery or advancement which is expected to have a major impact on the progress of any materials-related field.  
     
     
     
  • Contact: John B. Ballance, Executive Director. MRS 506 Keystone Drive Warrendale, PA 15088; t: 724.779.3003; awardsprogram@mrs.org
  • Website: http://www.mrs.org/medal/
  • Who:
NASA Graduate Student Research Program
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    The total award is $30,000
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: February 1st (annually)
  • Duration: Given Annually
  • Other Information:
    * All applicants must have a faculty adviser from the institution where they plan to receive their graduate degree. Graduating seniors accepted by a graduate school must contact their graduate school department and request an adviser to support the NASA research funded under the GSRP.
     
    Identification of an Adviser is important, since the awards are made to the Research Adviser at the university on behalf of the student.
  • Contact: Dr. Ben Oni Office of Education NASA Headquarters Washington, DC 20546 Phone: (202) 358-7327 Fax: (202) 606-0122 ben.oni@nasa.gov
  • Website: http://fellowships.hq.nasa.gov/gsrp/nav/
  • Who: ;#grad;#women;#
;#grad;#women;#
National Physical Science Consortium (NPSC) Fellow
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    The charge to the employer for each student supported is $21,000, of which $16,000 is the allowance to the student and $5,000 goes to NPSC to support its operations. The charge is subject to change at the discretion of the NPSC Board of Directors.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: November 5, annually
  • Duration: up to 6 years
  • Other Information:
    In the traditional fellowship, initial support may be for two or three years, or for a full six years, depending on the employer-sponsor. If the initial support is for the shorter period, it may be extended up to six years at the discretion of the employer. Students typically apply while seniors in college..
     
    The Dissertation Support Program covers the period of dissertation research and defense, up to a maximum of four years.
     
     
  • Contact: Ms. Joretta Joseph Program Administrator E-Mail: npschq@npsc.org Phone: (213) 743-2409 or (800) 854-NPSC
  • Website: http://www.npsc.org/
  • Who: grad
grad
National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE-PEC) George B. Hightower, P.E. Fellowship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    The value of this Fellowship is $3000.00
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 1 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The George B. Hightower, P.E., Fellowship is awarded annually to a current engineering graduate student who is currently enrolled in or a graduate from an ABET-accredited engineering program.
  • Contact: "NSPE Educational Foundation George B. Hightower, P.E. Fellowship 1420 King Street Alexandria, VA 22314-2794; 703-684-2800 "
  • Website: http://www.nspe.org/InterestGroups/PEC/Resources/Awards/hightower_fellowship.html
  • Who: grad
grad
Naval Research Enterprise Intern Program (NREIP)
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount: The internship has a duration of 10 weeks. For undergraduate students the stipend is $7,500.00 and for graduate students $10K. Stipends will be paid on the 15th of each month, June-August.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January annually
  • Duration: summer
  • Other Information: This ten-week intern program is designed to provide opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to participate in research, under the guidance of an appropriate research mentor, at a participating Navy laboratory.
  • Contact: Office of Naval Research (ONR); nreip@asee.org Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program American Society for Engineering Education 1818 N St NW, Suite 600 Washington, DC 20036
  • Website: http://www.asee.org/nreip
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Nevada Medal
  • Award Type: Achievement
  • Amount:
     .999 pure silver medal and $20,000 lecture honorarium sponsored by AT&T
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: June 26, 2009 (odd years. '09, '11, '13, etc.)
  • Duration: one year lectureship
  • Other Information:
    Additional information, resumes, supporting letters, etc., may be included with the completed nomination form, but the initial review process will focus on the information specifically requested on the form and which is provided by the nominator.
  • Contact: evpr@dri.edu The Nevada Medal Selection Committee Desert Research Institute 2215 Raggio Parkway Reno, Nevada 89512
  • Website: http://www.dri.edu/nevada-medal
  • Who:
NRC Post-doctoral Fellowships
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    depends on the sponsoring agency
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Feb 1, May 1, August 1, Nov 1 annually
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    The NRC makes Research Associateship awards at the Postdoctoral  and Senior researcher level and Fellowship awards at the Masters, Doctorate and Postdoctoral  levels.
  • Contact: Research Associateship Programs 500 Fifth Street, NW (Keck 568) Washington DC 20001 Tel: 202-334-2760 Fax: 202-334-2759 Email: RAP@nas.edu
  • Website: http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/RAP/index.htm
  • Who: postdoc
postdoc
Outstanding Young Investigator Award (MRS)
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:


    $5,000 cash prize, a presentation trophy, and a certificate. Meeting registration fee and reasonable travel expenses to attend the Materials Research Society meeting at which the award is presented will be reimbursed.



  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: October 1 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:


    The full nomination must be compiled as a single file document in Word or PDF format with a maximum of 10 pages.  Incomplete nominations will not be accepted.  It is the responsibility of the nominator to ensure legibility of the PDF or Word document.  Send the file via e-mail to awardsprogram@mrs.org by October 1.



  • Contact: Todd Osman, Executive Director Materials Research Society 506 Keystone Drive Warrendale, PA 15086-7537 Phone: 724-779-3003 Fax: 724-779-8313 awardsprogram@mrs.org
  • Website: http://www.mrs.org/oyi/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    $25,000 + 1/2 tuition (up to $20,000)
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: November 1 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    a senior in college or a holder of a bachelor's degree or at present enrolled in a graduate program
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans 400 West 59th Street New York, NY 10019 Telephone (212-547-6926) or by Email (pdsoros_fellows@sorosny.org).
  • Website: http://www.pdsoros.org/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
President's National Medal of Science
  • Award Type: Achievement
  • Amount:
    medal
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:


     



     



     



  • Contact: Mayra N. Montrose Office of Integrative Activities National Science Foundation 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Rm. 1270 Arlington, VA 22230 Email: nms@nsf.gov Phone: 703-292-8040 Fax: 703-292-9040
  • Website: https://www.fastlane.nsf.gov/honawards/
  • Who: faculty
faculty
Plastics Pioneers Association--Education Fund: Scholarships in Plastics Technology
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $3000
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 15 (for 2009-2010 scholarship)
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    Multiple scholarships available from SPE under a single application.
     
    Some scholarships may have additional requirements as specified in the application.
  • Contact: The SPE Foundation 14 Fairfield Drive Brookfield, CT 06804 USA Tel: +1 203-740-5447 Fax: +1 203-775-1157 Email: foundation@4spe.org
  • Website: http://www.plasticsinstitute.org/ , http://www.4spe.org/spe-foundation#scholarships
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
PSME Ford Travel Grant
  • Award Type: Travel
  • Amount:
    $500 to attend ACS meeting
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 1 2010
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    Provides partial travel support to graduate student women or under-represented minority men (Black, Hispanic, or Native American) to attend and present their research at ACS national meetings.
  • Contact: Professor Rajeswari Kasi Polymer Program, Institute of Materials Science University of Connecticut 97 North Eagleville Road Storrs, CT 06269 Phone: (860)-486-4713 Fax: ( (960) 486-4745 e-mail: kasi@mail.ims.uconn.edu
  • Website: http://pmse.sites.acs.org/awards.htm
  • Who: grad
grad
Research Experiences for Undergraduates
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    stipend plus housing
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: August annually
  • Duration: 10 weeks
  • Other Information:
    provides valuable research experience for undergraduates
     
    Summer 10-week internship
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: contact info varies per program
  • Website: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5517&from=fund
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
Richard M. Fulrath Award (AcerS)
  • Award Type: Travel
  • Amount:
    $2000 travel award and certificate
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 15 2011
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    Participate in the Fulrath Symposium, a half day symposium at the Annual Meeting and present a 20- or 40-minute technical paper addressing the topical area for which they were recognized.
     
    The Fulrath Awards promote technical and personal friendships between professional Japanese and American ceramic engineers and scientists and encourage a greater understanding among the diverse cultures surrounding the Pacific Rim. The awards recognize individuals for their excellence in research and development of ceramic sciences and materials.
  • Contact: Marcia Stout The American Ceramic Society 600 N. Cleveland, Suite 210 Westerville, OH 43082 Phone: 614-794-5821 Fax: 614-794-5881 Email:mstout@ceramics.org
  • Website: http://ceramics.org/acers-community/award-winners-resources
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Ryder for Junior Women (DU)
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    A $1000 award and a recognition plaque.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    undergraduate award for full time students
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: Casey Sharkey pcs44@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://www.drexel.edu/studentlife/AnnualAwards/applications.htm
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#women;#
;#undergrad;#women;#
Ryder for Seniors (DU)
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    $2000 scholarship credited to student's account
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    Presented to seniors in engineering who are proficient in studies undertaken and who have participated in extra curricular activities.
  • Contact: Casey Sharkey pcs44@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://www.drexel.edu/studentlife/AnnualAwards/applications.htm
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
Scholar of the Year (DMAP)
  • Award Type: Achievement
  • Amount:
    recognition
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline:
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The scholar of the year award is an individual who has maintained excellence in academia, extra curricular activities, and in service to the community.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: Drexel Minority Achievement Program; dmapscholars@yahoo.com
  • Website:
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
Science, Engineering & Technology Congressional Visits Day
  • Award Type: Travel
  • Amount:
    $300 travel grant to Material Advantage chapter plus up to five $50 registration fees for interested students
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 1 annually
  • Duration: annual event
  • Other Information:
    opportunity to network with congress people and fellow members of the technical community
     
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: THE MINERALS, METALS & MATERIALS SOCIETY 184 Thorn Hill Road, Warrendale, PA 15086 Telephone (724) 776-9000 Fax (724) 776-3770 membership@tms.org
  • Website: http://www.tms.org/PGA/CVD.html
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
Seaborg Institute Research Fellowship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    prorated salary based on status (undergrad or grad)
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January, 22 2010
  • Duration: one summer research experience
  • Other Information:
    CV (resume), two letters of recommendation, current transcripts (official or unofficial) and a statement describing the candidate's  interest in the Fellowship summer research internship
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: Seaborg Institute Fellowships c/o Susan Ramsay Mail Stop G756 Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos, NM 87545
  • Website: http://seaborg.lanl.gov/summer-research-fellowship.shtml
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research
  • Award Type: Grant
  • Amount:
    generally up to $1,000 (for non-standard laboratory equipment or travel), up to $2500 for astronomy and $5000 for vision-related research (through the National Academy of Sciences as well)
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 15 and October 15 annually
  • Duration: given twice a year
  • Other Information:
    no citizenship restrictions; international students and non-U.S. citizens are encouraged to apply.
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: giar@sigmaxi.org
  • Website: http://www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/index.shtml
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Somiya Award for International Collaboration in Materials Research (IUMRS)
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    award commemorating the occasion and free registration to the annual IUMRS International Conference where they present their work
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: ON HOLD
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    recognizes research on real materials conducted by a research team whose members are drawn from at least two continents
     
     
  • Contact: Nominations must be submitted electronically; email a-muller@northwestern.edu
  • Website: http://www.iumrs.org/
  • Who:
Staff of the Year (DMAP)
  • Award Type: Achievement
  • Amount:
    recognition
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 22, 2009
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    Open to anyone, regardless of race or ethnicity.  Person nominated should have significantly impacted the minority community at Drexel during that academic year.
  • Contact: Drexel Minority Achievement Program; dmapscholars@yahoo.com
  • Website:
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#
Student Leader of the Year
;#undergrad;#grad;#postdoc;#
Student Service Award (Drexel University)
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount: $500 scholarship credited to student's account
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April (to be announced), 2009
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information: undergraduate award for full time students
  • Contact: Office of the Dean of Students (Division of Student Life); Dr. Jacquelyn West-Ford; Tel: 215.895.2506 jacquelyn.ford-edwards@drexel.edu
  • Website:
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
TMS Early Career Faculty Fellow Award
  • Award Type: Achievement
  • Amount:
    -Technical support& guidance
     -Complimentary registration& hotel for symposium for two years
    -Travel allowance up to $500 per meeting
    -Admission to Young Leaders Tutorial Luncheon, division council meetings,committee meetings
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: October 31 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    1. Recognize an assistant professor (or an individual at an equivalent academic level) for his or her accomplishments that have advanced the academic institution where employed; and for abilities to broaden the existing technological profile of TMS with the goal of engaging members in relevant activities.
    2. Provide a valuable opportunity to recipient to make a presentation and organize a symposium with the possibility to become published.
  • Contact: Nellie Luther, TMS, 184 Thorn Hill Road, Warrendale, PA 15086-7514, tmsgeneral@tms.org
  • Website: http://www.tms.org/Society/honors.html
  • Who: ;#faculty;#
;#faculty;#
TMS Student Scholarships
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
     min $2,000 - max $6,000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 15 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    Relatives of members of the TMS Student Affairs Committee or of the funding committee/division are not eligible Scholarships; awards;competitions
  • Contact: TMS Student Awards Program 184 Thorn Hill Road Warrendale, PA 15086 USA Telephone (724) 776-9000 Fax (724) 776-3770 E-mail students@tms.org
  • Website: http://www.tms.org/Students/Scholarships.aspx
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Graduate Fellowship Program
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    highly competitive monthly stipend
    full tuition and fees
    reimbursement for required books and course materials, and annual academic allowance
     faculty research grants/support
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Dec. 16, 2009
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    Have or be eligible for a NRC security clearance. Service requirement of 6 months in nuclear-related employment for each full or partial year of academic support. The employment may be with NRC, other Federal agencies, State agencies, Department of Energy laboratories, nuclear-related industry, or academia in the recipients sponsored fields of study.
  • Contact: Kathleen Shino Senior Grants Specialist Phone 301-492-3636 Kathleen Shino
  • Website: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=lTYLKvQN8tWQTwVtzK5j9STzhXFnN3T5Syv5FLxlJWprbT2kvJMt!-1163459943?oppId=49896&mode=VIEW
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#
UNCF/MERCK Graduate Science Research Dissertation Fellowships
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    up to $52,000 (up to $42,000 for the award recipient and up to $10,000 as a research grant)
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: December annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    Engaged in and within 1-3 years of completing dissertation research
  • Contact: Jerry L. Bryant, Ph.D. Director, UNCF/Merck Science Initiative, United Negro College Fund, Inc. 8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive, Suite 110 Fairfax, Virginia 22031-4511 uncfmerck@uncf.org
  • Website: http://www.uncf.org/merck/programs/grad.htm
  • Who: grad
grad
UNCF/Merck Postdoctoral Science Research Fellowship
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    up to $85,000 (up tp $70,000 stipend, up to $15,000 research support)
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: December annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    must be appointed as a new or continuing postdoctoral fellow during the calendar year at an academic or non-academic research institution (private industrial laboratories are excluded)
     
    The following item must be uploaded from your computer
     
     * Career Interest and Goals Statement     
     
    * Resume/C.V.
     
    * Dissertation Abstract
     
    * Postdoctoral Research Proposal
  • Contact: Jerry L. Bryant, Ph. D UNCF Merck Science Initiative United Negro College Fund 8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive PO BOX 10444 Fairfax, VA 22031-4511 uncfmerck@uncf.org
  • Website: http://www.uncf.org/merck/programs/post.htm
  • Who: ;#postdoc;#
;#postdoc;#
Von Hippel Award (MRS award)
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    $10,000 cash prize
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April 1, 2010
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: Materials Research Society 506 Keystone Drive Warrendale, PA 15088 t: 724-779-3003 f: 724-779-8313 info@mrs.org awardsprogram@mrs.org
  • Website: http://www.mrs.org/f11-von-hippel/
  • Who: faculty
faculty
Women in Society Award
  • Award Type: Achievement
  • Amount:
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: February 10 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The purpose of the awards is to recognize efforts that contribute to greater awareness of women's issues on campus, and contributions of leadership and accomplishments.
     
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: Jean Dorman in the Office of University Student Life on the Center City Hahnemann Campus, 245 N. 15th Street, suite 1106
  • Website: http://cab.student-org.drexel.edu/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#women;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#women;#
Philadelphia Section of the Society of Women Engineers SCHOLARSHIP
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    several $1,000 scholarships to deserving female engineering students
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: December 17 annually (based on 2010 application)
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    Judging will be conducted by members of the Scholarship Committee of the SWE Philadelphia section. The evaluation criteria include: interest in engineering, learning opportunities outside the classroom, a demonstrated ability to work both as a member of a team and as a leader, engineering coursework and performance, and a recommendation from a Professor, Teaching Assistant, Advisor, or Internship/Co-op Supervisor.
  • Contact: SWE Philadelphia Section 215 South 16th Street Suite 16 Philadelphia, PA 19102 Phone: (215) 985-5701 Email: phila_info@swe.org
  • Website: http://www.philaswe.org/scholarship.php
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
SPE Foundation Scholarships
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:


    Varies



  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: most: January 15, 2010 (extrusion: March 1, 2010)
  • Duration: 2010-2011
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: Society of Plastics Engineers 13 Church Hill Rd Newtown, CT 06470 USA Phone: +1 203-775-0471 Fax: +1 203-775-8490 E-Mail: info@4spe.org Office hours: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (-05:00 Hours GMT)
  • Website: http://www.4spe.org/spe-foundation
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG)
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    stipend starting at $30,500 with full tuition and fees, and a health insurance allowance
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Dec annually
  • Duration: Three years
  • Other Information:
    The National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship is a highly competitive, portable fellowship that is awarded to U.S. citizens and nationals who intend to pursue graduate study in one of the 15 supported disciplines. NDSEG confers high honors upon its recipients, and allows them to attend whichever U.S. institution they choose.
  • Contact: NDSEG Fellowship Program American Society for Engineering Education 1818 N Street N.W., Suite 600 Washington, DC 20036 ndseg@asee.org Phone: (202) 331-3516, Fax: (202) 265-8504
  • Website: http://ndseg.asee.org/
  • Who: grad
grad
Lawrence Fellowship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Starting $8,092 per month
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: November 3, 2008
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    The fellows may participate in experimental and/or theoretical work at LLNL. They will have access to LLNL's extensive computing facilities, specialized laboratory facilities and field equipment.
     
  • Contact: Edie Rock: rock6@llnl.gov Tel: 925-424-4035
  • Website: https://fellowship.llnl.gov/
  • Who: grad
grad
AIST STEEL Scholarships
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Steel Intern: $6,000-$12,000. Steel: $3,000-$6,000.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: October 31
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Other Information:
    There are two different types of Steel Scholarships: 1. Steel Intern Scholarship – Summer internship followed by a one-year scholarship. 2. Steel Scholarship – one-year scholarship, no internship. By submitting one application, the student will be considered for all scholarships to which he/she meets the criteria, unless indicated otherwise. The application provides an option for internship or no internship.
  • Contact: Email: memberservices@aist.org; Phone: +1.724.814.3000
  • Website: http://www.aist.org/students-faculty/scholarships/steel-internships-and-scholarships
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
International Ceramics Prize of the World Academy of Ceramics
  • Award Type: Achievement
  • Amount:
    Certificate of Recognition and a cash prize
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Mid-March
  • Duration: presented annually
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: Dr. Pietro Vincenzini Chairman of Council councilchair@waceramics.org PO BOX 165 48018 FAENZA ITALY
  • Website: http://www.waceramics.org/prize.shtml
  • Who: grad
grad
Curtis W. McGraw Research Award
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
     The award consists of a $1,500 honorarium and a certificate, as well as reasonable travel costs, up to $750, to attend the Engineering Research Council (ERC) Annual Conference where the award is presented.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: December 2
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The Curtis W. McGraw Research Award was established in 1957 to recognize outstanding early achievements by young engineering college research workers and to encourage the continuance of such productivity. ASEE membership needed to give a nomination.
     
  • Contact: John Leonard Professor and Executive Deanr School of Engineering, Virginia Commonwealth University email: jdleonard@vcu.edu Chair, ASEE Engineering Research Council Awards Committee
  • Website: https://www.asee.org/member-resources/awards/full-list-of-awards/council-awards
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#international;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#international;#
Lawrence Fellowship
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
     Starting $8,092 per month
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Nov 1
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    The fellows may participate in experimental and/or theoretical work at LLNL. They will have access to LLNL's extensive computing facilities, specialized laboratory facilities and field equipment.
     
     
     
  • Contact: Edie Rock: rock6@llnl.gov Tel: 925-424-4035
  • Website: https://fellowship.llnl.gov/
  • Who: grad
grad
The Naval Research Enterprise Intern Program (NREIP)
  • Award Type: Stipend
  • Amount:
    The internship has a duration of 10 weeks.
     
    For undergraduate students the stipend is $7,500.00 and for graduate students $10K.
     
     Stipends will be paid on the 15th of each month, June-August.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 8, 2010
  • Duration: 10 weeks (summer internship)
  • Other Information:
    NREIP is a ten week summer research opportunity for undergraduate Juniors& Seniors, and Graduate students, under the guidance of a mentor, at a participating Navy Laboratory
  • Contact: 1-888-715-ASEE or 202-350-5763, or via email at nreip@asee.org
  • Website: http://www.asee.org/nreip.
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
MTI - Bert Krisher Memorial Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $10,000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 1 2010
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    This scholarship was created through a generous gift by the Materials Technology Institute (MTI) to stimulate outstanding students to pursue careers in the area of Materials Engineering in the Process Industries. For this purpose, Materials Engineering includes evaluation and selection of metallic, non-metallic and polymeric materials, corrosion control, optimal design, mechanical integrity, fitness-for-service, life cycle evaluation, and economic factors affecting performance of process equipment. Chemical Processing Industries broadly include chemicals manufacturing, petroleum processing, pharmaceuticals manufacturing, paper manufacturing, and other related processing industries; or, industries such as materials producers and fabricators, which support the CPI.
     
  • Contact: heather.lowry@nace.org NACE Foundation Scholarship Program 1440 South Creek Drive Houston, Texas 77084-4906 USA Telephone: (281) 228-6205 Fax: (281) 228- 6305
  • Website: http://www.nace-foundation.org/Scholarships/MTIBertKrisherMemorialScholarship/tabid/82/Default.aspx
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#women;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#women;#
Bradley Stoughton Award for Young Teachers
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
     a $3,000 check and a certificate.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: nominations due March 1st of the year prior
  • Duration: annually
  • Other Information:
    Candidates for the award may be proposed by an alumni or faculty group, or any ASM member except a member of the Award Selection Committee.
  • Contact: Leslie Taylor Admin, Awards & Committees ASM International 9639 Kinsman Road Materials Park, OH 44073-0002 lmtaylor@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/foundation/teachers/teachers-awards
  • Who: ;#faculty;#
;#faculty;#
ASM/HTS Bodycote Student Paper Award
  • Award Type: Student Paper
  • Amount:
    The award includes a plaque and a check for $2500
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 1
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
    The ASM Heat Treating Society established the Best Paper in Heat Treating Award in 1997 to recognize a paper that represents advancement in heat-treating technology, promotes heat treating in a substantial way, or represents a clear advancement in managing the business of heat treating. The award, endowed by Bodycote Thermal Process-North America, is open to all students, in full time or part-time education, at universities (or their equivalent) or colleges. The subject matter of the paper is required to cover any aspect of research or development applied to the fields of Heat Treatment, Surface Engineering, HIPing, Metallurgical Coatings, Testing or Materials Processing including any production process, IT, or relevant management or business issues.
  • Contact: Joanne Miller, ASM Heat Treating Society, 9639 Kinsman Rd., Materials Park, OH 44073; tel: 440.338.5151 ext. 5513; fax: 440.338.6614; e-mail joanne.miller@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/web/hts/membership/awards
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#international;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#international;#
NanoArt 2009 INTERNATIONAL ONLINE COMPETITION
  • Award Type: Achievement
  • Amount:
    The top 10 artists will be exhibited on nanoart21.org site for one full year and will be invited to exhibit at the third edition of The International Festival of NanoArt. The previous editions of the festival were held in  Finland and  Germany.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 15, 2010
  • Duration: Contest closes 1/15/09, results posted March 31
  • Other Information:
     which are natural structures of matter at molecular and atomic scales) and nanosculptures (structures created by scientists and artists by manipulating matter at molecular and atomic scales using chemical and physical processes). These structures are visualized with powerful research tools like scanning electron microscopes and atomic force microscopes and their scientific images are captured and further processed by using different artistic techniques to convert them into artworks showcased for large audiences.
  • Contact: E-mail: info@nanoart21.org Phone: (310) 397-2592
  • Website: http://www.nanoart21.org/index.html
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Udall Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    *  Up to $5,000 for tuition, room and board, or other educational expenses.
     
     *  Honorable Mentions receive a one-time honorarium of $350.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: February 16th
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    The Udall Scholarship is a nationally competitive award that offers financial support and mentoring for outstanding undergraduate students committed to leadership in environmental fields, across a wide range of disciplines. Drexel University may nominate up to 6 applicants.
     
    Scholarships are offered in any of three categories:
     
    * To students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment; or
     
    * To Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to tribal public policy; or
     
    * To Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to Native health care.
     
     The Udall Foundation seeks future leaders across a wide spectrum of environmental fields, including policy, engineering, science, education, urban planning and renewal, business, health, justice, and economics.
     
     
     The Udall Foundation seeks future Native American and Alaska Native leaders in Native American health care and tribal public policy. Tribal policy includes fields related to tribal sovereignty, tribal governance, tribal law, Native American education, Native American justice, natural resource management, cultural preservation and revitalization, Native American economic development, and other areas affecting Native American communities. Native American health care includes health care administration, social work, medicine, and research into health conditions affecting Native American communities.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     Submission of Nomination Materials.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     The complete nomination package must be received by March 3, 2009, at the Scholarship Program, Morris K. Udall Foundation, 130 S. Scott Avenue, Tucson, AZ  85701. (Institutional deadlines may be up to 6 months earlier; be sure to contact your faculty representative.)
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: Internal: The campus deadline is February 16th for completed applications. Drexel may nominate up to six highly qualified students. Interested students should begin by looking carefully through the Udall website (www.udall.gov
  • Website: http://www.udall.gov/; http://www.drexel.edu/fellowships/
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
NASA MUST fellowship
  • Award Type: Undergrad Fellowship
  • Amount:
    Up to $10,000. Students who maintain the required minimum grade point average will be eligible for a paid internship at a NASA center. Additionally, students will benefit year-round from tutoring, lecture series and mentoring from STEM faculty and peers.
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Febuary 1st (annually) ON HOLD
  • Duration: one year
  • Other Information:
    MUST awards scholarships and internships to undergraduates pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, fields. The MUST Project is open to all students and is particularly focused on engaging students from underserved and underrepresented groups to enter STEM fields.
     
  • Contact: Vanessa R. Webbs, M.Ed MUST Project Manager Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology NASA John H. Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field 21000 Brookpark Road, M.S. 500-107 Cleveland, Ohio 44135 E-mail: vanessa.r.webbs@nasa.gov
  • Website: http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/descriptions/Motivating_Undergraduates_Science_Technology.html
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
Boren Scholarships - for international study
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $8,000-$20,000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: February 9
  • Duration: 8 weeks - 12 months
  • Other Information:
    Boren Scholarships, an initiative of the National Security Education Program, provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded. Boren Scholars represent a vital pool of highly motivated individuals who wish to work in the federal national security arena. In exchange for funding, Boren Scholars commit to working in the federal government for at least one year after graduation.
  • Contact: Boren Scholarships and Fellowships Institute of International Education 1400 K Street, NW, 6th Floor Washington, DC 20005-2403 Telephone: 1-800-618-NSEP Fax: 202-326-7672 Email: boren@iie.org
  • Website: http://www.borenawards.org/boren_scholarship/basics.html
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
Boren Fellowships
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    Up to $24,000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Late January
  • Duration: a minimum of 12 weeks overseas and a maximum of one year overseas
  • Other Information:
    Boren Fellowships, an initiative of the National Security Education Program, provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. graduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded. Boren Fellows represent a vital pool of highly motivated individuals who wish to work in the federal national security arena. In exchange for funding, Boren Fellows commit to working in the federal government for at least one year after graduation.
  • Contact: Boren Scholarships and Fellowships Institute of International Education 1400 K Street, NW, 6th Floor Washington, DC 20005-2403 Telephone: 1-800-618-NSEP Fax: 202-326-7672 Email: boren@iie.org
  • Website: http://www.borenawards.org/boren_fellowship/basics.html
  • Who: ;#grad;#
;#grad;#
Lewis C. Hoffman Scholarship
  • Award Type: award
  • Amount:
     plaque and $2000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: July annually
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    The Electronics Division invites applications for the Lewis C. Hoffman Scholarship. The purpose of the $2000 tuition award is to encourage academic
    interest and excellence among undergraduate students in the area of ceramics/materials science and engineering.
     The award will be given to a junior-year student, or a student who has recently completed his or her junior year;  i.e. a student who has acquired a total of 70 or more semester credits or equivalent quarter credits at the time of the award (October 2009).
     
    The winner will be selected based on:
     
      Total GPA, Science GPA (to be verified in faculty recommendation letter)
     
     • PSAT/SAT/ACT scores, if available
     
     •  Recommendation letter from a faculty member in the department
     
     • Extracurricular activities
     
     • A 500-word essay on the 2009 topic:
     
     Electronic Ceramics for Electrical Energy Storage Applications
     
     The deadline for submission is July 10, 2009.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
      
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     Presentation of a plaque and scholarship check will take place during the ACerS Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA from October 25-29, 2009.
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: Marcia Stout The American Ceramic Society 600 N. Cleveland, Suite 210 Westerville, OH 43082 Phone: 614-794-5821 Fax: 614-794-5881 Email:mstout@ceramics.org
  • Website: http://ceramics.org/acers-community/award-winners-resources/lewis-c-hoffman-scholarship/
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
Alfred R. Cooper Scholars Award
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    The Cooper Scholars Award recipient will receive an award plaque and a check for $500.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 15
  • Duration: Given annually
  • Other Information:
    The purpose of the Cooper Scholars Award is to encourage and recognize undergraduate students who have demonstrated excellence in research, engineering, and/or study in glass science or technology. The award will be presented during the GOMD Cooper Session at MS&T each October.
  • Contact: Randy Youngman youngmanre@corning.com or Erica Zimmerman ezimmerman@ceramics.org
  • Website: http://ceramics.org/?awards=alfred-r-cooper-scholars-award
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#international;#
;#undergrad;#international;#
George A Roberts Scholarships
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $6000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 1 annually
  • Duration: One year
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: ASM Materials Education Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Program Materials Park, Ohio 44073-0002 Tel: 440 • 338 • 5151 Fax: 440 • 338 • 4634 E-Mail: asmif@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://materialadvantage.org/financial-opportunities/asm-scholarships
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
William P. Woodside Founder's Scholarship
  • Award Type: scholarship
  • Amount:
    Tuition up to $10,000
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 1, 2010
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    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.
     
    Applicants must re-apply for consideration the following year. No applicant may receive more than two consecutive scholarship awards.
     
  • Contact: ASM Materials Education Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Program Materials Park, OH 44073 United States 800 336-5152, extension 5533 440 338-4634 (fax) asmif@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://asmcommunity.asminternational.org/content/ASM/PortletImages/Foundation/Scholarship_application_form.pdf
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
Lucille & Charles A. Wert Scholarship
  • Award Type: scholarship
  • Amount:
    Tuition up to $10,000
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 1, 2009
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    Established in 2006 through a generous bequest by Dr.& Mrs.
    Charles Wert as an expression of their commitment to education and the materials science and engineering community.
     
    see website.
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: ASM Materials Education Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Program Materials Park, Ohio 44073-0002 Tel: 440 • 338 • 5151 Fax: 440 • 338 • 4634 E-Mail: asmif@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://asmcommunity.asminternational.org/content/ASM/PortletImages/Foundation/Scholarship_application_form.pdf
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
ASM Outstanding Scholars Awards
  • Award Type: scholarship
  • Amount:
     $2,000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 1 annually
  • Duration: given annually
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: ASM Materials Education Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Program Materials Park, Ohio 44073-0002 Tel: 440 • 338 • 5151 Fax: 440 • 338 • 4634 E-Mail: asmif@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/foundation/students/undergraduate
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#international;#
;#undergrad;#international;#
Edward J. Dulis Scholarship
  • Award Type: scholarship
  • Amount:
    $1,500
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 1 annually
  • Duration: 1 yr
  • Other Information:
    Established in 2003 by the family of Edward J. Dulis, a Fellow of ASM International. This scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student in materials science and engineering based on academic merit.
     
    See website!
  • Contact: ASM Materials Education Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Program Materials Park, Ohio 44073-0002 Tel: 440 • 338 • 5151 Fax: 440 • 338 • 4634 E-Mail: ScholarshipsUG@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/about/foundation/students/scholarships
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
John M. Haniak Scholarship
  • Award Type: scholarship
  • Amount:
    $1500
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 1, 2009
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    Established in 2003 by the family of John Myron Haniak, who was a life member of ASM International. This scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student in materials science and engineering based on academic merit and financial need.
     
    See website!
  • Contact: ASM Materials Education Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Program Materials Park, Ohio 44073-0002 Tel: 440 • 338 • 5151 Fax: 440 • 338 • 4634 E-Mail: asmif@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://asmcommunity.asminternational.org/content/ASM/PortletImages/Foundation/Scholarship_application_form.pdf
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
The NASA Aeronautics Scholarship Program, Graduate
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $35,000 stipend
     
    $11,000 awarded each year, to be used for educational related expenses
     
    $10,000 Summer internship at a NASA Research Center
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 11, 2010
  • Duration: 2 years, option of 3
  • Other Information:
    For graduates
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: nasa.asp@asee.org
  • Website: https://nasa.asee.org/
  • Who: grad
grad
The NASA Aeronautics Scholarship Program, Undergraduate
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $15,000 awarded for each school year, to be used for educational related expenses
     
    $10,000 Summer internship at a NASA Research Center
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 11, 2010
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Other Information:
    For undergraduates
  • Contact: American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) NASA AERONAUTICS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Administered by: American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) 1818 N Street NW, Suite 600 Washington, DC 20036 (202) 331-3554 | nasa.asp@asee.org | www.asee.or
  • Website: https://nasa.asee.org/
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
AAUW Community Action Grant
  • Award Type: Grant
  • Amount:
    ONE-YEAR GRANTS ($2,000-$7,000 over one year)
     
    TWO-YEAR GRANTS ($5,000-$10,000 over two years)
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 15, Annually
  • Duration: 1 or 2 years
  • Other Information:
    AAUW’s Community Action Grants provide funds that address issues related to the needs of women and girls or that provide information to educate and benefit the public on those issues.
  • Contact: aauw@applyists.com
  • Website: http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/community-action-grants/
  • Who: ;#women;#
;#women;#
AAUW International Fellowships
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    Master's/Professional Fellowship $18,000
     
    Doctorate Fellowship $20,000
     
    Postdoctoral Fellowship $30,000
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Dec 1, Annually
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Other Information:
    International Fellowships are awarded for full-time study or research in the United States to women. Both graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited U.S. institutions are supported.
  • Contact: aauw@applyists.com
  • Website: http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/
  • Who: ;#grad;#postdoc;#women;#international;#
;#grad;#postdoc;#women;#international;#
AAUW Selected Professions Fellowships
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    $5,000 - $18,000
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 10, Annually
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Other Information:
    Selected Professions Fellowships are awarded to women who intend to pursue a full-time course of study at accredited U.S. institutions during the fellowship year in one of the designated degree programs where women's participation traditionally has been low (see list below).
     
    Selected Professions Fellowships are awarded for the following programs:
     
    Architecture (M.Arch, M.S.Arch)
     
    Computer/Information Sciences (M.S.)
     
    Engineering (M.E., M.S.)
     
    Mathematics/Statistics (M.S.)
     
    Fellowships in the following degree programs are restricted to women of color, who have been underrepresented in these fields:
     
    Business Administration (M.B.A.)
    Law (J.D.)
     
    Medicine (M.D., D.O.)
  • Contact: aauw@applyists.com
  • Website: http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/selected-professions-fellowships/
  • Who: ;#grad;#women;#
;#grad;#women;#
Outstanding Educator Award
  • Award Type: Grant
  • Amount:
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April
  • Duration: 1 time
  • Other Information:
    Any interested individual or group may nominate a person. A personal history and three-page description of teaching efforts and consequences of this work will be used for the judging.
     
    The suggested three-page description might include descriptions of typical ceramic courses taught, course evaluation data, descriptions of courses or labs developed by the individual, data on number of these supervised, a publication list highlighting books, reviews, or tutorial articles, descriptions of educational programs developed, and educational service within the broader ceramics community. Attachments might include letters of support by colleagues and current or former students.
  • Contact: Marcia Stout The American Ceramic Society 600 N. Cleveland, Suite 210 Westerville, OH 43082 Phone: 614-794-5821 Fax: 614-794-5881 Email:mstout@ceramics.org
  • Website: http://ceramics.org/acers-community/award-winners-resources/6782
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#staff;#postdoc;#women;#international;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#staff;#postdoc;#women;#international;#
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSF GRFP)
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    - Three years of support
     - $30,000 annual stipend
     - $10,500 cost-of-education allowance
     - $1,000 one time international travel allowance
     - TeraGrid Supercomputer access
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: early November, annually
  • Duration: three years
  • Other Information:
    The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees in the U.S. and abroad.
  • Contact: Applicant and General Inquiries: info@nsfgrfp.org; Applicant, Panelist, Outreach and General Inquiries: (866) 673-4737
  • Website: http://www.nsfgrfp.org/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Mary R Norton Memorial Scholarship for Women
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $1,000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 31, 2011
  • Duration: Given Annually
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: Margaret P Willis Allvac PO Box 5030 2020 Ashcraft Ave Monroe, NC 28111 (704) 289-4511 ext. 1225
  • Website: http://www.astm.org/MEMBERSHIP/filtrexx40.cgi?-P+AC+74+awards.frm
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#women;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#women;#
Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE NNSA SSGF)
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    $36,000 yearly stipend, Payment of all tuition and fees, $1,000 yearly academic allowance, Yearly conferences, 12-week research practicum
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 11, 2017
  • Duration: Renewable up to 4 years
  • Other Information:
    The Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE NNSA SSGF) program provides outstanding benefits and opportunities to students pursuing a Ph.D. in areas of interest to stewardship science - such as high-energy density physics, low-energy nuclear science or properties of materials under extreme conditions.  In addition, the fellowship includes a 12-week research experience at either Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Los Alamos National Laboratory or Sandia National Laboratories.
  • Contact: Krell Institute 1609 Golden Aspen Drive, Suite 101 Ames, IA 50010 515.956.3696 email: ssgf@krellinst.org www.krellinst.org/ssgf
  • Website: http://www.krellinst.org/ssgf/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR)
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    Awardees are eligible to receive a monthly stipend in the amount of up to $3,000 for general living expenses while at the host DOE laboratory during the award period, as well as travel expenses to the DOE laboratory.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 2017
  • Duration: at least 3 consecutive months and not longer than 12 consecutive months
  • Other Information:
    The SCGSR program provides supplemental funds for graduate awardees to conduct part of their thesis research at a host DOE laboratory in collaboration with a DOE laboratory scientist within a defined award period.
  • Contact: https://science.energy.gov/wdts/scgsr/contact/
  • Website: https://science.energy.gov/wdts/scgsr/
  • Who: ;#grad;#
;#grad;#
AAUW American Fellowships
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowship:  $30,000; Dissertation Fellowship:  $20,000; Summer/Short-Term Research Publication Grant:  $6,000
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Mid November Annually
  • Duration: One year for post doc. and diss. fellowship.
  • Other Information:
    The primary purpose of the Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowship is to increase the number of women in tenure-track faculty positions and to promote equality for women in higher education. This fellowship is designed to assist the candidate in obtaining tenure and further promotions by enabling her to spend a year pursuing independent research. American Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowship applicants must hold a doctorate classified as a research degree (e.g., Ph.D., Ed.D., D.B.A., D.M.) or an M.F.A at the time of application. Tenured professors are not eligible.
     
    The purpose of the Dissertation Fellowship is to offset a scholar’s living expenses while she completes her dissertation. The American Dissertation Fellowship must be used for the final year of writing the dissertation. Applicants must have completed all coursework, passed all preliminary exams, and had the dissertation research proposal or plan approved by November 15, 2016. The doctoral degree/dissertation must be completed between April 1 and June 30, 2018. Degree conferral must be between April 1 and September 15, 2018.
     
    Summer/Short-Term Research Publication Grants provide support to scholars to prepare research manuscripts for publication and to independent researchers to prepare research for publication. Preference will be given to applicants whose work supports the vision of AAUW: to break through educational and economic barriers so that all women have a fair chance. Applicants may be tenure track, part-time, or temporary faculty or new or established scholars and researchers at universities. Time must be available for eight consecutive weeks of final writing, editing, and responding to issues raised in critical reviews. Funds cannot be used for undertaking research. Applicants must have received their doctorates by the application deadline. Scholars with strong publishing records should seek other funding.
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: aauw@applyists.com
  • Website: http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/american-fellowships/
  • Who: ;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#women;#
;#grad;#faculty;#postdoc;#women;#
Christine Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Graduate Fellows
  • Award Type: summer fellowship
  • Amount:

    The $8500 Fellowship stipend/grant is intended to offset living expenses for the period and not intended as a way to earn money.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Applications for a session are due the fall before the session begins.
  • Duration: 12 week session
  • Other Information:
    The Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program, now in its 19th year, provides early career individuals with the opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the Academies in Washington, DC learning about science and technology policy and the role that scientists and engineers play in advising the nation. Each year, applicants from around the world become part of an Academies' committee, board, or unit where they are assigned to a mentor and learn about the world of science and technology policy. An immersive experience, the program is designed to broaden fellows’ appreciation of employment opportunities outside academia and leave them with both a firm grasp of the important and dynamic role of science and technology in decision-making and a better understanding of the role that they can play in strengthening the science and technology enterprise for the betterment of mankind.
  • Contact: The National Academies Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program 500 5th Street, NW, Room 508 Washington, DC 20001 Email: policyfellows@nas.edu; Phone: 202-334-2455
  • Website: http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/policyfellows/
  • Who: ;#grad;#postdoc;#international;#
;#grad;#postdoc;#international;#
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program
  • Award Type: scholarship
  • Amount:
    tuition, fees, books, and room and board up to $7,500 annually
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Late January
  • Duration: 1-2 years
  • Other Information:
    If you are interested in receiving a Goldwater Scholarship, you must be nominated for the award by your institution. Most academic institutions have a Goldwater Campus Representative and it is this individual who submits your nomination on behalf of your academic institution. You may not apply directly for the scholarship.
  • Contact: Email:goldwater@scholarshipamerica.org; Phone: (507) 931-8335
  • Website: https://goldwater.scholarsapply.org/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
Nicolas P. Pipino Memorial Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Not specified
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April 8, 2010
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    All candidates that meet the above criteria should submit an essay at least one page in length elaborating on reasons they are seeking the scholarship.  This essay should include student activities, any involvement with the Run, academic achievements, and future professional and personal plans that would help the Drexel community.  Also include work-related activity necessary to meet student financial obligations, if any.  Plans to help perpetuate the foundations continued goals of operating successful future races should be included in the essay as well.  Any other pertinent facts that the applicant would like to submit can also be included.
     
     In addition, we are requesting two (2) letters of recommendation (one MUST be professional) attesting to the student’s character.  These letters must also be submitted via e-mail to el368@drexel.edu.  Please include phone numbers of any person that has submitted a letter on the applicants’ behalf.  We appreciate your interest in the scholarship and look forward to reviewing your application.
  • Contact: el368@drexel.edu Any additional questions can be referred to the Drexel University Office of Alumni Relations at 1.888.DU.GRADS or alumni@drexel.edu.
  • Website: http://www.drexel.edu/alumni/weekend_5k_pipino.asp
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
Schlumberger Faculty for the Future Program
  • Award Type: fellowship
  • Amount:
    $25,000-$50,000 per year
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Award information available in September annually
  • Duration: one year with renewal option
  • Other Information:
    The long-term goal of the Faculty for the Future program is to generate conditions that result in more women pursuing scientific disciplines. Grant recipients are therefore selected as much for their leadership capabilities as for their scientific talents, and they are expected to return to their home countries to continue their academic careers and inspire other young women.
     
  • Contact:
  • Website: http://www.facultyforthefuture.net/content/about-faculty-future-program
  • Who: ;#grad;#postdoc;#
;#grad;#postdoc;#
United States Department of Energy Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI)
  • Award Type: stipend
  • Amount:
    $425/wk+housing or housing allowance (if required) increments for the duration of the internship + a maximum travel allowance to/from lab site of up to $500 for students living at least 50 miles away
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: July 1 (for the following fall), October 1 (following spring), February 1 (following summer)
  • Duration: 10 weeks (summer) or 16 weeks (fall, spring)
  • Other Information:
    Internships at one of the United States Department of Energy National Laboratories
     
     
     
     
  • Contact: sc.helpwithapplication@science.doe.gov (202) 586-9742
  • Website: http://www.scied.science.doe.gov/SciEd/erulf/about.html
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
ASM Undergraduate Design Competition
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    First Prize: $2,000.00 + $ 500 travel assistance + $ 500 to the department for support of future design teams Second Prize: $1,500.00 + $ 500 travel assistance Third Prize: $1,000.00 + $ 500 travel assistance
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: July 31
  • Duration: one time
  • Other Information:
    This competition is based on the submission of design-focused project reports that describe work that was performed as part of the capstone course or as a team project by undergraduate engineering students at any level. Recognizing the diversity of design curricula in materials and related engineering departments, a broad definition of "design" is considered for this competition.
  • Contact: Jeane Deatherage Administrator, Foundation Programs Materials Park, OH 44073 Jeane.deatherage@asminternational.org
  • Website: http://www.asminternational.org/foundation/students/design
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
Ian L. Alexander Outstanding Commuter Award
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Jacquelyn West-Ford Award for Religious and Spiritual Contributions to the Drexel Community
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    $500
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: 4/15/2010
  • Duration: One time
  • Other Information:
    This award is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Jacquelyn West-Ford (January 23, 1960-September 6, 2007), Senior Associate Dean of Students, in recognition of a Drexel University undergraduate student who demonstrates exceptional leadership in cultivating religious and spiritual life on campus.
  • Contact: Casey Sharkey pcs44@drexel.edu
  • Website: http://www.drexel.edu/studentlife/annualawards/applications.htm
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
Outstanding Contributions to International Understanding Award
international
Student Organization Outstanding Community Service Award
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Outstanding Student Organization Program Award
;#undergrad;#grad;#
New Student Organization of the Year
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Student Organization Advisor of the Year
;#faculty;#staff;#
Brower Youth Awards
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount:
    Each of the six recipients of the Brower Youth Awards will receive a $3,000 cash prize, a professionally produced short film about their work from an Emmy award winning film crew, and flight and lodging accommodations for a week long trip to the San Francisco Bay Area. During their stay in California, the recipients will participate in a camping trip, leadership activities, speaking and media engagements, and trainings and environmental conferences giving them a chance to meet with mentors and peers. We invest in their continued success by providing ongoing access to resources, mentors, and opportunities to develop leadership skills.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: mid-May
  • Duration: 1 time
  • Other Information:
    Since 2000, the Brower Youth Award has recognized outstanding youth leaders who are making strides in the environmental movement. Under the umbrella of the New Leaders Initiative, the Brower Youth Awards provides an elevated platform to showcase and honor the accomplishments of young environmental leaders. Each year, six young people based in North America are awarded the prize, joining a growing and diverse cadre of green leaders who are publicly recognized for their sustainable projects, innovative ideas, and informed analyses. We gauge impact by how your efforts benefited the environment and community in terms of measurable results (e.g. acres of wildlife habitat protected or restored, number of people engaged in social issues because of the project, numbers of children no longer exposed to toxins, etc.), as well as movement-building and raising awareness.
  • Contact: bya@earthisland.org
  • Website: http://www.broweryouthawards.org/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
German Academic Exchange Service
  • Award Type: Various
  • Amount:
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Depends on program, please see website.
  • Duration: Several Weeks-several months
  • Other Information:
    The DAAD scholarship database for undergraduates, graduate students, PhD candidates, Post Docs, and faculty offers a wide range of scholarships and additional information to help make your plans in Germany a reality. Programs are available for study or research at the graduate or undergraduate level. Check the website to see all of the programs.
  • Contact: https://www.daad.org/en/home/contact/
  • Website: https://www.daad.org/en/find-funding/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Eleanor K. Buckley Memorial Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: February 28
  • Duration: 1 yr
  • Other Information:
    Each year for more than 45 years, NAWIC Philadelphia, PA Chapter 145 has awarded scholarships to students who are enrolled in construction related educational programs.
  • Contact: http://www.nawicphl.org/Contact-Us
  • Website: http://www.nawicphl.org/scholarship
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#women;#
;#undergrad;#women;#
Aspira Scholarships
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    various
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Various
  • Duration: various
  • Other Information:
    The ASPIRA Association, a 501(C)(3) organization, is the only national Hispanic organization dedicated exclusively to developing the educational and leadership capacity of Hispanic youth.  Since 1961, ASPIRA has been working at the grass-roots level to provide programs that encourage Hispanic students to stay in school, prepare them to succeed in the educational arena, develop their leadership skills, and to serve their community. It is organized in eight states and Puerto Rico and has extensive national presence through its partnerships with hundreds of regional, state and local education CBOs. It currently serves over 85,000 students each year through its ASPIRA Clubs in schools and its after-school education and guidance programs.  ASPIRA is a very diverse organization working with substantial numbers of Puerto Ricans, Dominicans, Central Americans, Mexicans, and Cubans, as well as with African Americans, non-Hispanic whites, and Haitians, among others.
  • Contact: ASPIRA National Office 1444 I Street, NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20005 (202) 835-3600
  • Website: http://www.aspira.org/book/scholarships
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#women;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#women;#
UNESCO-L'OREAL Co-Sponsored Fellowships Programme for Young Women in Life Sciences
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: June 30
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Other Information:
    The programme is designed to identify and reward fifteen deserving, committed and talented young women scientists, from all over the world, active in the field of life sciences. With a view to ensuring that a balanced geographical representation is made, a maximum of three young women, from each of the five geo-cultural regions of the world, will be awarded fellowships.
     
    Candidates must already be engaged in pursuing research at the doctoral or post-doctoral level in one or allied fields of life sciences including biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, agriculture, medicine, pharmacy and physiology. Projects involving animal models (i.e. experimentation using vertebrate laboratory animals) are rejected, and proposals in the area of cosmetics research are NOT encouraged; preference is given to non cosmetic researches.
  • Contact: Please see website
  • Website: http://www.loreal.com/_en/_ww/index.aspx?direct1=00008&direct2=00008/00001
  • Who: ;#grad;#postdoc;#women;#international;#
;#grad;#postdoc;#women;#international;#
Charles W. Finkl Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $4,000 over two years.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April 15
  • Duration: two years
  • Other Information:
    Charles W. Finkl Scholarship Program was established to assist college juniors and seniors, with select majors, pursue their postsecondary education. Renewable scholarships are offered for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student's choice.
  • Contact: Phone: 1–507–931–1682 and ask for the Charles W. Finkl Scholarship Program; Charles W. Finkl Scholarship Program Scholarship Management Services One Scholarship Way Saint Peter, MN 56082
  • Website: http://www.sms.scholarshipamerica.org/forging/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
Talbots Scholarship Program
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $10,000 to $30,000
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Closed for 2012 but see website for 2013.
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Other Information:
    In keeping with our tradition of serving the community,
     
    the Talbots Charitable Foundation is proud to offer the 2012 Talbots Scholarship Program for women pursuing a college degree later in life.
     
    Since its inception in 1997, the program has awarded more than $1 million in scholarships.
     
    This year, the Talbots Scholarship Program will award $200,000 in scholarships for the 2012 academic year, including 17 $10,000 scholarships.
     
    It will also present the $30,000 Nancy Talbot Scholarship Award, named in  honor of the founder of Talbots and granted to one extraordinary finalist who
    demonstrates courage, conviction and an insatiable entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Contact: Website: http://www.talbots.com/online/landing/landingPage.jsp?landingPage=scholarship&intcmp=20111006_ticker_scholarship
  • Website: http://www.talbots.com/online/landing/landingPage.jsp?landingPage=scholarship&intcmp=20111006_ticker_scholarship
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#women;#
;#undergrad;#women;#
Buick Achievers Scholarship Program
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Up to $25,000 per year for 50 first-time freshmen or existing college students, renewable for up to four years and one additional year for those entering a qualified five-year engineering program
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: late February
  • Duration: Renewable for up to 5 years
  • Other Information:
    The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program rewards students who have succeeded both inside and outside of the classroom – and who may not be able to attend college without financial assistance. It’s a reward for what you’ve made of yourself and the difference you are making for others. Only online applications will be accepted. To access the application, click the Apply link. Carefully read the scholarship program guidelines and follow the complete list of application procedures.
  • Contact: email buickachievers@scholarshipamerica.org or call 1-800-537-4180
  • Website: http://www.buickachievers.com/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
AIST Foundation Steel Research & Applications Grant
  • Award Type: Grant
  • Amount:
    The maximum grant per award will be US$50,000 for a maximum allowable time of one year beginning in September. At the completion of the research project, a final report shall be submitted to the AIST Foundation defining the effective outcome of the team effort, which will be included in the AIST magazine, Iron & Steel Technology. The professor and student team will be encouraged to present the results upon completion at an AIST event.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: June
  • Duration: Given annually
  • Other Information:
    The teams must self-declare a challenge theme relevant to the North American steel industry through direct interaction, and should quantify the benefits arising out of the proposed technique(s) and the study. The proposal should indicate how the team will approach the subject, including budget and schedule requirements. The maximum allowable time for the project is one year beginning in the fall.
  • Contact: Lori Wharrey at lwharrey@aist.org or +1.724.814.3044.
  • Website: https://www.aist.org/students-faculty/faculty-grants-and-programs/steel-research-and-application-grant
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#faculty;#
Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (CSGF)
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    Full tuition + stipend of $36,000/year + allowance for research expenses
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 18, 2017
  • Duration: up to 4 years
  • Other Information:
    For outstanding students pursuing a PhD in scientific or engineering disciplines with an emphasis in high-performance computing. The award is limited to four years and must be renewed each year.
  • Contact: https://www.krellinst.org/csgf/contact-us
  • Website: http://www.krellinst.org/csgf/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program (NOAA)
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Student scholars receive up to $9,500 per adademic year to support their studies, as well as paid summer internship opportunities at NOAA facilities across the US.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January
  • Duration: 1-2 years
  • Other Information:
    For undergrads who are majoring in a discipline area related to oceanic and atmospheric science, research, technology, or education. Related discipline areas of study may include: biological, social, and physical sciences; mathematics; engineering; computer and information sciences; and teacher education. Provides academic assistance and 10-week internship at an NOAA facility.
  • Contact: StudentScholarshipPrograms@noaa.gov
  • Website: http://www.noaa.gov/office-education/hollings-scholarship
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP)
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $20,000/year, paid summer research training at NIH, employment at NIH after graduation
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: February
  • Duration: 1-4 years
  • Other Information:
    Competitive scholarships for students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in health-related research in biomedical, behavioral, and social science fields.
  • Contact: https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp
  • Website: https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
NASA Harriet G. Jenkins Pre-Doctoral Fellowships
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
    Stipend and tuition offset support
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: February
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Other Information:
    Three-year fellowship for graduate students from underrepresented groups (women, minorities, and/or persons with disabilities)
  • Contact: http://www.uncfsp.org/cms/default.aspx?page=program.view&areaid=12&contentid=893&typeid=jpfp
  • Website: http://www.uncfsp.org/cms/default.aspx?page=program.view&areaid=12&contentid=893&typeid=jpfp
  • Who: grad
grad
Fulbright Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Grant benefits for all Fulbright U.S. Student grants include: -round-trip transportation to the host country -funding to cover room, board, and incidental costs, based on the cost of living in the host country -Accident & Sickness Health Benefits
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Sept. campus deadline. Campus interview.
  • Duration: 9-12 months
  • Other Information:
    The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers research, study and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students. Funding for one academic year of international study, research, and/or teaching. Students design their own program. Sponsored by U.S. State Dept.
  • Contact: http://us.fulbrightonline.org/home.html
  • Website: http://us.fulbrightonline.org/home.html
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
Master in material science exploring large scale facilities
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Grants are available of approx. 21000 euros/year
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 15
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Other Information:
    Mamaself is a two year European Master program in Materials science, a program of excellence build in the framework of the Erasmus Mundus program. One specific aim of the Mamaself program is to teach the application of "Large scale facilities" for the characterisation and development of materials. The programme is intended to strengthen European co-operation and international links in higher education by supporting high-quality European Masters Courses, enabling students from around the world to engage in postgraduate study at European higher education institutions.
  • Contact: Christiane Cloarec Administration & Communication Coordinator +33 223235858 christiane.cloarec@univ-rennes1.fr
  • Website: https://www.mamaself.eu/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
UNCF-Merck Undergraduate Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Up to $35,000 for tuition, room, board + summer internships
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: December
  • Duration: Multiyear
  • Other Information:
    For African-Americans undergraduate students in biological, chemical, or engineering sciences. Scholarship includes two paid summer research internships.
  • Contact: http://www.uncf.org/portal/Default.aspx?tabid=93
  • Website: http://www.uncf.org/portal/Default.aspx?tabid=93
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
ASCO Industrial Automation Engineering College Scholarships
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    ASCO will award two, $5,000 scholarships to U.S. engineering students who are pursuing careers in industrial automation-related disciplines. Additionally, ASCO will make $1,000 grants to the engineering departments of the colleges in which the winners are enrolled.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline:
  • Duration: awarded annually
  • Other Information:
    The ASCO scholarship is merit-based and will be awarded on the candidate’s potential for leadership and for making a significant contribution to the enginereing, instrumentation, systems, and automation professions, particularly as they relate to the application of fluid control and fluid power technologies. Scholarship recipients may be eligible for an ASCO internship.
  • Contact:
  • Website: http://www.asco.com/en-us/Pages/scholarship-learn-more.aspx
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
Udall Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    $5,000 plus extensive networking opportunities
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: January 14, 2013
  • Duration: One Year
  • Other Information:
    The Udall Scholarship is open to college sophomores or pre-juniors who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment (or to tribal health policy). The Udall Foundation seeks future leaders across a wide spectrum of environmental fields, including policy, engineering, science, education, urban planning and renewal, business, health, justice, and economics.
     
  • Contact: Visit the Udall website, come to one of the info sessions, and/or schedule an appointment with Cindy Schaarschmidt (cs837@drexel.edu), Asst. Director of the Drexel Fellowships Office Info Sessions: · Wed, Oct 31 at 12PM, Disque Hall 109 · Thu, Nov
  • Website: http://www.udall.gov/
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
AfterCollege Engineering Student Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    One $500 scholarship will be awarded each quarter.
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: March 31, June 30, September 30 and December 31
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    AfterCollege is proud to offer a scholarship for students currently seeking a bachelors, masters or doctorate degree in a field of Engineering, Engineering Technology, or Computer Science. The recipients of the scholarship will be determined by the AfterCollege Engineering Student Scholarship Committee and will be announced the month following the scholarship deadline.
     
  • Contact: Toll-Free: 877-725-7721 (8 AM to 5 PM PST); Email: info@aftercollege.com
  • Website: http://www.aftercollege.com/content/article/aftercollege_engineering_student_scholarship/?source=ur-schol
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
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Igor Sikorsky Scholarship Program/Internship 2012-2013
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    - $10,000 annual award for tuition and education related fees
     
    - Paid summer internships in a US domestic office
     
    - Reimbursable summer housing stipend of $3,500
     
    - Employment opportunity with Sikorsky upon graduation
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: December 3, 2012
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation is a world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced helicopters for commercial, industrial and military uses. Sikorsky helicopters are used by all five branches of the United States armed forces, along with military services and commercial operators in more than 40 nations. Based in Stratford, Connecticut, USA, Sikorsky has outlying facilities in other Connecticut locations as well as in Florida and Alabama.
     
    The Igor Sikorsky Scholarship Program (ISSP) is an integral part of Sikorsky(`9s diversity recruiting effort. The ISSP is designed to increase the level of interest in and awareness of careers in the rotorcraft industry amongst Black/African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Native Hawaiian/ Other Pacific Islander, Asian, and American Indian/Alaskan Native engineering students. The ISSP is also a reflection of our values and is awarded to recognize outstanding students and the achievements they have made. We provide students with the opportunity to work as an intern to gain insight into the rotorcraft industry, our company, and culture.
     
     Assignments will be in a cross-functional team environment encompassing a full range of product/project engineering activities including design, development, testing and support of helicopter product line. Candidates must display an ability to think logically, communicate a clear understanding of their subject matter and offer informed suggestions to improve processes. Must respect individual differences and utilize diverse thinking and contributions of all.
  • Contact:
  • Website: http://sikorskycareers.com/job_detail.asp?JobID=3315442&user_id
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
ICMR International Research Fellowships
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:


    ICMR supports research visits to non-US laboratories for graduate students, post-docs and junior faculty affiliated with US Institutions. Typical durations are a few weeks - 3 months, with award amounts for travel and expenses of up to $5000



  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April 30, 2012
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:


    Application materials, consisting of a 1-page description of the collaboration, emphasizing the nature and motivation for the international component, a short CV and (for students and postdocs) a letter of support from the advisor, should be sent to the ICMR Program Coordinator, (coordinator@icmr.ucsb.edu). Our funding structure prioritizes collaborations with countries that are not in Western Europe.



  • Contact: ICMR Program Coordinator (coordinator@icmr.ucsb.edu) or Tresa Pollock (pollock@engineering.ucsb.edu)
  • Website: http://www.icmr.ucsb.edu/programs/exchange.html
  • Who: ;#grad;#postdoc;#
;#grad;#postdoc;#
The Reading Chapter of the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers (PSPE) Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    The Reading Chapter of the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers (PSPE) will be awarding a $2,500 scholarship.
     
     
     
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May 31, 2013
  • Duration: One Time Only
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: Kenneth R. Gabel 301 Shelly Drive Sinking Spring PA 19608 Phone: 610-207-7157 E-mail: krgabel@aol.com
  • Website: http://www.pspe.org/reading/reading.shtml(Click on the Scholarships Tab)
  • Who: undergrad
undergrad
Society of Vacuum Coaters Foundation Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Scholarships provide a financial award to be used toward:
     
    1.  Tuition, books and fees
    2.  Travel to appropriate conferences
     
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: November 30, annually
  • Duration:
  • Other Information:
    You can apply between August 15th and November 30th of each calendar year. The guidelines and application materials may be revised from year to year. Please bookmark this web page and return between August and November of each year to view the current application materials. To be considered for the SVC Foundation scholarship you must:
     
     - Complete and sign the application form after reading the"Helpful Hints" paragraph below.  
     - Submit one current official certified educational transcript.
     - Submit two scholarship recommendation forms, including at least one from a professor at your educational institution.
     - Ensure that two original copies are received at the SVC Foundation office not later than December 7th .
     
  • Contact: SVC Foundation Scholarship Program PO Box 10202 Albuquerque, NM 87184-0202
  • Website: http://www.svcfoundation.org/id1.html
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#
ASTM International Graduate Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    Each recipient of the ASTM International Graduate Scholarship shall receive $10,000 to be used for their educational expenses to include tuition, books, fees and materials.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: April 30, annually
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Other Information:
    Any unused scholarship funds shall be returned to ASTM International at the end of the academic year.  Each recipient is limited to two years of funding and must reapply to be eligible for funding for a second academic year.  Scholarship recipients receive their award checks in late August.  Each check is made payable to the recipient and mailed to the Department Head at the University the student is attending.  The student should contact the Department Head to arrange to pick up his/her award.
  • Contact: James P. Olshefsky jolshefs@astm.org
  • Website: http://www.astm.org/studentmember/Student_Awards.html
  • Who: ;#grad;#international;#
;#grad;#international;#
Ellwood Group Inc. Annual Metallurgy Scholarship
  • Award Type: Scholarship
  • Amount:
    A $15,000 scholarship will be given to the winner and up to three additional $5,000 scholarships will be available to well-qualified students. The scholarship includes a paid internship at an EGI business unit in the USA during the summer of 2017.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: October 10
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Other Information:
    Ellwood Group, Inc. (EGI) is pleased to announce our 10th Annual Metallurgy Scholarship, which is awarded to talented and dedicated metallurgical students to encourage their pursuit of a career within the steel and heavy metal industry.
  • Contact: ELLWOOD GROUP, INC., ATTENTION: HUMAN RESOURCES – METALLURGY SCHOLARSHIP, 700 MORAVIA STREET, NEW CASTLE, PA 16101 EGIMET@ELWD.COM
  • Website: http://news.ellwoodgroup.com/2016/09/10th-annual-metallurgy-scholarship-announcement/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
Hertz Foundation Fellowship
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount:
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Oct. 31, 2014
  • Duration: various
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: 2300 First Street, Suite 250 Livermore, CA 94550 phone: 925.373.1642 fax: 925.373.6329
  • Website: http://www.hertzfoundation.org
  • Who: grad
grad
DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program
  • Award Type: Award
  • Amount: Living stipend of up to $3000/month and travel reimbursement to/from the DOE lab.
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: May and November annually
  • Duration: 3-12 months
  • Other Information: The SCGSR program supports supplemental awards to outstanding U.S. graduate students to conduct part of their graduate thesis research at a DOE national laboratory in collaboration with a DOE laboratory scientist for a period of 3 to 12 consecutive months—with the goal of preparing graduate students for scientific and technical careers critically important to the DOE Office of Science mission.
  • Contact: SCGSR Program Manager, Dr. Ping Ge, sc.scgsr@science.doe.gov
  • Website: https://science.energy.gov/wdts/scgsr/
  • Who: ;#grad;#
;#grad;#
The Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship Program
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount: Successful applicants have the choice of two Fellowship options: Option 1 - Five Year Hertz $32,000/ 9-month personal stipend* Full tuition equivalent Renewable for up to 5 years Option 2 - Five-Year Coordinated Hertz Period - Two Years $38,000/ 9-month personal stipend* Full tuition equivalent Other Fellowship Period - Up to Three Years $6,000/ year supplemental stipend* from Hertz Requires Awardee to accept a 3-year Fellowship from another source
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Fall
  • Duration: up to 5 years
  • Other Information:
  • Contact: http://hertzfoundation.org/dx/foundation/contact.aspx
  • Website: http://hertzfoundation.org/default.aspx
  • Who: ;#grad;#
;#grad;#
The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount: -admission to a master's degree program at a partner university -preparation for teacher certification in science, mathematics or technology education -a $30,000 stipend, with tuition arrangements varying by campus in Georgia and New Jersey. (Once Fellows are certified teachers at the end of the first year, they obtain salaried employment in high-need schools.)
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Multiple deadlines between October-January
  • Duration: at least 3 years
  • Other Information: The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship offers recent graduates and career changers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) a stipend of $30,000 to complete a specially designed, cutting-edge master’s degree program, in exchange for a commitment to teach for three years in high-need secondary urban or rural schools. The Fellowship is currently recruiting in Georgia and New Jersey.
  • Contact: 609-452-7007 or wwteachingfellowship@woodrow.org
  • Website: http://woodrow.org/fellowships/ww-teaching-fellowships/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#
;#undergrad;#
William Penn Fellowship
  • Award Type: Fellowship
  • Amount: annual salary of $61,399
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: Octover 21
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Other Information: The William Penn Fellowship is granted to talented, passionate individuals with a commitment to public service and a drive to help make Pennsylvania a better place to live. The program provides aspiring professionals with the opportunity to serve and learn with the state’s top executive leaders. Fellows will work to improve the overall effectiveness of state government by serving on projects that align with the Governor’s priorities of Jobs that Pay, Schools that Teach and Government that Works. Enthusiastic and highly-motivated individuals will spend two years working full-time for senior and top-ranking government officials. Fellows will be introduced to state government by spending a portion of the fellowship in the Governor’s Office of Transformation, Innovation, Management and Efficiency (GO-TIME) working on initiatives designed to produce significant and measurable improvements in the state’s operations. Following this orientation, fellows will be assigned to state agencies to complete impactful projects based on their personal interests and skillsets. Throughout the program, fellows will participate in leadership development trainings and have opportunities to attend events with the state’s top private and public sector leaders.
  • Contact: http://www.pennfellowship.pa.gov/About/Pages/Contact.aspx#.WP-tXIjyvZs
  • Website: http://www.pennfellowship.pa.gov/Pages/default.aspx#.WP-tU4jyvZu
  • Who: ;#grad;#
;#grad;#
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) HS-STEM Program
  • Award Type: Internship
  • Amount: Stipend of $600 per week for undergraduates and $700 per week for graduate students, limited travel reimbursement
  • Eligibility:
  • Deadline: early December
  • Duration: 10 weeks
  • Other Information: The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate Office of University Programs sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering and mathematics (HS-STEM) disciplines. The program provides students with quality research experiences at federal research facilities located across the country and allows students the opportunity to establish connections with DHS professionals. It is open to undergraduate and graduate students in a broad spectrum of HS-STEM Disciplines and DHS mission-relevant Research Areas.
  • Contact: DHSed@orau.org
  • Website: http://www.orau.gov/dhseducation/internships/
  • Who: ;#undergrad;#grad;#
;#undergrad;#grad;#