Who Can Apply: Applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student who has a declared major in an ABET-accredited engineering program and has been accepted as either an electrical or mechanical engineering major. Applicant must have completed at least 60 credit hours or be an enrolled junior, senior, master’s or terminal doctorate student. Scholarship requires commitment to participate in a two-day job shadowing experience (one day fall/one day spring) at HP Engineering Inc. offices located in Tulsa, OK, and Rogers, AR. This is a one-year scholarship reserved for an enrolled citizen of Cherokee Nation, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians or United Keetoowah Band.
Submission: In 500 words or less address your desire to pursue higher education, your chosen field of study and how you plan to serve the Cherokee people when you complete your higher education. Please note if you speak the Cherokee language or if you know or are learning the Cherokee language and any other cultural skills.
Deadline: January 31, 2019