For over 40 years, the SME Education Foundation has been at the forefront of supporting the next generation of talent in manufacturing and engineering. The foundation's scholarship program is dedicated to awarding millions of dollars to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are pursuing an associate or bachelor’s degree in manufacturing, engineering, or a related discipline.
• Number of Scholarships: More than 60 distinct scholarship programs.
• Types of Scholarships: Merit and need-based scholarships, renewing and one-time awards.
• Eligibility: Open to graduating high school seniors and current college students pursuing a degree in manufacturing, engineering, or a related discipline.
• Inclusivity: The foundation encourages applications from all eligible students, including young women and underrepresented communities.
• Total Awards: The Foundation has awarded $18 million to over 5,000 future industry leaders since 2005 and awards nearly a million dollars in scholarships each year.
Applications are accepted annually from November 1 to February 1.
• Submit one application to be considered for all scholarships for which you are eligible.
• Awards range from $2,500 to $20,000.
For More Information and Application:
Visit the SME Education Foundation Scholarships page for detailed information, the application form, and instructions on how to apply. Don't miss the opportunity to be considered for scholarships that can support your journey in manufacturing and engineering!