Scholarships in Materials Science

National Physical Science Consortium Graduate Fellowship

Award: $20,000, Deadline: November 30

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen who is eligible to pursue graduate study at a participating NPSC-member university. Minimum 3.0 GPA, application, transcripts, GRE general exam scores, and three to five letters of recommendation required.

AIST Willy Korf Memorial Fund

Award: $3,000, Deadline: October 31

A demonstrated interest in iron and steel industry required. Essay, NAFTA, three letters of recommendation, transcript, and resume to be submitted with application.

Ronald E. Lincoln Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: October 31

A demonstrated interest in iron and steel industry is required. Essay, NAFTA, three letters of recommendation, transcript, and resume to be submitted with application.

Benjamin F. Fairless Scholarship (AIME)

Award: $3,000, Deadline: October 31

A demonstrated interest in the iron and steel industry is required. Essay, NAFTA, three letters of recommendation, transcript, and resume to be submitted with application.

William E. Schwabe Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: October 31

Essay, NAFTA, three letters of recommendation, transcript, and resume to be submitted with application.

SCR Master's Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 5

Applicant must be a U.S citizen or permanent resident who is a graduate student pursuing a degree in a microelectronics-related field.

Robert L. Peaslee-Detroit Brazing and Soldering Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a college junior or senior majoring in welding or materials joining.

James F. Schumar Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident pursuing graduate studies at a U.S. institution and must be sponsored by an ANS local section, division, student branch, committee member, or organization member.

Gilbert Chin Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be studying subjects in relation to electronic, magnetic and/or photonic materials and be a member of TMS. Preference given to applicants enrolled full time in a program that studies electronic materials.

J. Keith Brimacombe Presidential Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a member of TMS.

SMD Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be enrolled full time and be a member of TMS. Preference is given to seniors enrolled full time in an engineering program related to the structure, property, and processing of materials.

International Symposium on Superalloys Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a member of TMS, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference is given to an applicant planning a career in superalloys.

George A. Roberts Scholarship

Award: $6,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a student member of ASM International.

William P. Woodside Founder's Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a student member of ASM International.

Nicholas J. Grant Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a student member of ASM International. Selection is based upon scholarship, leadership, and service.

Outstanding Scholars Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a student member of ASM International and have completed at least one year of college.

ASM International Foundation Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a student member of ASM International and have completed at least one year of college.

Engineering Research Center for Particle Science and Technology Undergraduate Scholarship

Award: $4,000, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be doing research related to particle science/technology. Graduate job opportunities also available.

Robert C. Pittman Graduate Fellowship

Award: $15,000, Deadline: March 15

Katherine and Bryant Mather Fellowship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: October 12

Applicant must have a bachelor's degree by summer of the application year and be accepted or enrolled full-time for the first or second year of graduate study at an accredited school which offers a graduate program in concrete design, materials, or construction.

Kumar Mehta Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: October 12

Applicant must have a bachelor's degree by summer of the application year, have a special interest in concrete structures and be accepted or enrolled full-time for the first or second year of graduate study at an accredited school.

ACI Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: October 12

Applicant must have a bachelor's degree by summer of the application year and be accepted or enrolled full-time for the first or second year of graduate study at an accredited school which offers a graduate program in concrete design, materials, or construction.

Dorothy M. and Earl S. Hoffman Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: May 15

Applicant must be a woman with a minimum 3.5 GPA. Applicant must be in an ABET-accredited engineering program, engineering at SWE-approved colleges and universities, or computer science in a CSAB-accredited program or at an ABET-accredited or SWE-approved institution. Preference is given to Bucknell U and Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst students.

Karen and Bruno Schmidt Scholarship

Award: $300, Deadline: January 15

Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.

ASM International Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be in good academic standing, demonstrate financial need, and be enrolled in the College of Engineering.

Clarence 'Buck' Boyce, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Johnson County high school, Perry Meridian High School, Franklin Central High School or those involved with welding trades at Central Nine Career Center who plans to enroll full-time at an accredited college or university. Minimum 2.0 GPA required.

Weber Specialties Company Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a Kalamazoo County high school senior or college undergraduate or graduating or graduated from a Kalamazoo County high school who is planning to earn a certificate or two- or four-year degree in a manufacturing curriculum such as manufacturing technology, manufacturing engineering or integrated supply management.

Breakthrough Technologies Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 30; October 31

Applicant must be a current junior or senior at an accredited university in the United States pursuing a degree in engineering or material sciences. Minimum 2.75 GPA and essay required.