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Check Out These Scholarships for Students Studying Engineering

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If you're a college student or prospective college student with a passion for engineering, you might qualify for some the scholarships below. There are lots of college dollars out there for students who are ambitious enough to go after them. The awards for these engineering scholarhips range in value from $1,000 to $41,000. For each scholarship, you'll find links to additional information at Cappex.com, an excellent free website that provides college and scholarship matching services. You can also find a lot more scholarships at Cappex.

1. SMART Scholarship

• Award: $25,000 - $41,000
• Description: Applicants must be able to participate in summer internships at the Department of Defense laboratories and be willing to accept post-graduate employment with the Department of Defense.
Administered by Science, Mathematics & Research for Transformation and American Society for Engineering Education
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2. Maureen L. and Howard Blitman, P.E., Scholarship

• Award: $5,000
• Description: Applicants must be an ethnic minority that is underrepresented in engineering: African American, American Indian, or Hispanic.
Administered by National Society of Professional Engineers
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3. Lillian Moeller Gilbreth Memorial Scholarship

• Award: $10,000
• Description: Applicants must be female engineering majors.
Administered by Society of Women Engineers
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4. Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Foundation Scholarship

• Award: $1,000 - $3,000
• Description: Applicants must be of Hispanic descent.
Administered by Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
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5. Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program

• Award: $7,500
• Description: Applicants must be pursuing a career in math, natural sciences, or engineering.
Administered by Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation
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6. American Council of Independent Laboratories Scholarship

• Award: $1,000 - $4,000
• Description: Applicants must be planning a scientific or engineering career.
Administered by American Council of Independent Laboratories
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7. Future Engineers Scholarship Program

• Award: $5,000
• Description: Applicants must be accepted into a school or college of Engineering.
Administered by Kelly Services
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8. Cappex Engineering Majors Scholarship

• Award: $1,000
• Description: Applicants must major in engineering.
Administered by Cappex.com
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