Incoming Student Scholarship Guide

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MEP promotes external opportunities via the MEP411 blog (https://go.illinois.edu/MEP411). Similarly, this blog lists opportunities available to incoming college engineering students. Additional external scholarships are listed here: https://grainger.illinois.edu/admissions/costs/undergraduate/external-resources.

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  • NSHSS STEAM Scholarship 2020

    High school seniors planning to major in a STEAM field (science, technology, engineering, arts, or mathematics), including any area related to the medical field.

  • SAE International Foundation - Scholarships for High School Seniors

    Through generous contributions from various individuals, corporations, and universities, SAE International is proud to award scholarship money to both undergraduate and graduate engineering students. Also avaible for high school seniors.

  • Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship

    Lockheed Martin is launching a scholarship of $10,000 to 200 students starting 2019. High school students with a gpa of 3.5 or above that are also willing to be considered for a paid internship at their company. You can follow the link to be alerted of when the application opens.  

  • ANS Incoming Freshman Scholarship

    The American Nuclear Society sponsor this $1,000 scholarship. It is awarded to a student going into a STEM field with courses that show an interest in nuclear science and tech. The deadline for this application is April 1st, 2019.

  • SHPE Scholarship for Graduating Senior

    Given out by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers to a graduating senior going into a STEM field. Minimum GPA of 2.75, must be a SHPE Jr. Memember and plan to enroll as a full time student in a University. Amount TBD.