Who Can Apply:
- Students in the following engineering/engineering technology majors may apply: metallurgy, materials science, electrical, mechanical, chemical, industrial, environmental, computer science and safety.
- Applications will be accepted from university freshmen, sophomore and junior applicants, and seniors planning to attend graduate school.
- Applicant must be enrolled full-time in a four-year undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited North American university.
- Applicant should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
- Application, essay and recommendation letters should express a strong interest in the iron and steel industry.
- Applicant must be a citizen of a NAFTA country (USA, Canada, Mexico)
- The following documents must be submitted with the application:
- A current résumé with work experience and any extracurricular activities, noting any leadership positions.
- An essay, not to exceed two pages in length, citing professional goals, explaining why the student is interested in a career in the steel industry, and discussing how your skills could be applied to enhance the industry.
- Letters of recommendation from a university professor (teacher if you are a High School Senior), academic advisor, or other professional familiar with your work and interest in the steel industry (minimum of two). Endorsement letters should be made to the attention of the AIST Foundation Scholarship Committee.
- A current academic transcript or other official documentation of academic standing and performance from a university.
- Please submit all application documents in English.
Deadline: October 31, 2020