Northrop Grumman Corporation
Scholarship Name: Northrop Grumman Engineering Scholars
Description: A program of the Northrop Grumman Corporation, this scholarship supports promising high school seniors planning to pursue a career in an engineering-related field. Additionally recipients must live in a community with a major presence from Northrop Grumman, namely:
- Maryland’s 23 counties and in the city of Baltimore
- California – Antelope, Conejo, San Fernando Valley, Simi Valley and Los Angeles County
- California – San Gabriel Valley
- Connecticut – Fairfield and New Haven County
- Florida – Orange and Seminole County
- Illinois – Arlington Heights, Palatine and Rolling Meadows Residents
- New York – Erie and Niagara County
- Ohio – Butler, Claremont, Hamilton and Warren County
- Utah – Davis, Salt Lake, Utah and Weber County
- Virginia – Albemarle County
Candidates must be enrolled in an accredited college or university as a full-time student in engineering. Funds can be applied to tuition, room, board or books.
Awards per Year: 70
Award is Open to: High School Seniors
Major/Field of Study: Open
How to Apply/Contact: Comprehensive scholarship program information is available at the Northrop Grumman website.
See Also: Engineering Scholarships
American Society for Civil Engineers
Scholarship Name: Jack E. Leisch Memorial National Graduate Fellowship
Description: The American Society for Civil Engineers provides scholarships for students in all areas of civil engineering. The Jack E. Leisch Memorial National Graduate Fellowship awards graduate funding for students studying traffic and transportation patterns and planning. Students must be attending a Civil Engineering program that is accredited, and can pursue either master or doctoral degrees. Applications are evaluated based on academic performance, leadership potential and financial need.
Awards per Year:Varies
Award is Open to: Graduate Students
Major/Field of Study: Civil Engineering, Transportation
How to Apply/Contact: The application procedure for the Leisch Memorial scholarship is es extensive, and includes a personal essay, three letters of recommendation, GRE scores, and transcripts. Application instructions are available at the ASCE website.
See Also: Engineering Scholarships, Scholarships for Travel and Tourism, Association Scholarships