Maureen L. and Howard Blitman, P.E., Scholarship to Promote Diversity in Engineering

Applicant must be a high school senior who is a United States citizen and a member of an underrepresented ethnic minority in the field of engineering: African-American, Hispanic, or Native American. Applicant must also be accepted into an ABET-accredited engineering program at a four-year college or university. Selection will be based upon GPA, internship/co-op experience, recommendations, honors/scholarships/awards, and responses to questions found on the application.

Scholarship is awarded in two disbursements of $2,500 each at the beginning of the fall and spring semesters of the freshman year.

Study areas: engineering


Deadline: March 1

Award type: Scholarship

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Enrollment level: High School Senior

Race: Hispanic/latino, Black/african American

Ethnicity: Native American

Major: Engineering Electrical, Engineering, Electromechanical, Engineering, Other, Engineering Physics, Engineering, Engineering-related Tech./technician, General, Engineering Design, Engineering/industrial Management, Engineering Science, Engineering Mechanics, Engineering-related Technol./technicians, Other

Interests: Engineering

Misc: Work Experience, Internship, Academic/scholastic Achievement, Work Study Experience/participant

Contact Information

1420 King Street Alexandria, VA 22314 United States
Phone: (703) 684-2800
Fax: (703) 836-4875

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