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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  • NSBE Fulfilling the Legacy Scholarship

    Scholarship sponsored by the National Society of Black Engineers of $1,500. Awarded to a student with 3.0 or higher and open to students of all majors. Eligibile applicants include U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents, and Non-Residents. The application deadline is January 4th, 2019.

  • Leroy Callendar NSBE Jr. Scholarship

    This scholarship of $500 is sponsored by the National Society of Black Engineers. Awarded to a student with a 3.0 or higher. Applicants can be U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents, or Non-Residents. The deadline is January 4th, 2019.

  • Que Llueva Cafe Scholarship

    Scholarship intended for undocumented students and open to incoming students only.  Wholistic review of applicants including personal story/financial need, extracurricular involvement, and academic promise. 

  • NSBE Jr. Graduating Senior Scholarship

    The National Society of Balck Engineers sponsors this scholarship of $1,000 to a graduating senior with a 3.0 or higher. The Deadline to apply is January 4th 2019.

  • Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

    This scholarship is given to a graduating senior. The amount is not specified but it is four year renewable. It is open to students of any major. The application is open from Nov 1st - Feb 1st.