The Arsham Amirikian Welding Scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student pursuing a minimum four-year bachelors degree in civil engineering or welding related degree at an accredited university. All applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements: be a minimum of eighteen years of age; have a minimum high school diploma or equivalent; have a minimum 3.0 grade point average; demonstrate financial need; and be a citizen of the United States and plan to attend an accredited engineering school located within the United States. This is renewable upon a 3.0 GPA.
The AWS Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization. It supports programs to ensure the growth and development of the welding industry through research and educational opportunities. Our industry depends upon education that prepares the next generation to meet the challenges ahead.