Home > Financial Aid > College Scholarships > Scholarships By Grade Level > High School Scholarships > Society Of Women Engineers Lehigh Valley Section

Society of Women Engineers - Lehigh Valley Section

  • Website Address
  • http://lv.swe.org/scholarships.html
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • 1105 Candlewycke Drive
  • Laurys Station, PA 18059
  • Email Address
  • swelvscholarship@swe.org
  • Application Deadline
  • February 12, 2018
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $5,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Since 2001, a major focus of SWE-LV has been to distribute scholarships for high school senior women who intend to major in engineering at their respective college or university. Scholarship funds are provided by area businesses and all of the work for administration of the program is provided by SWE volunteers. Evaluation is based on academic achievement, extracurricular and leadership activities, a recommendation, and an original essay.

    Eligibility:
    - Applicants must reside in areas with zip codes beginning in 177-187 and 195-196, which includes over 20 counties in Pennsylvania
    - Applicants must be females graduating from high school
    - Applicants must be enrolling as a first-year student in an ABET-accredited engineering program. Majors in engineering technologies (any), computer technology, computer science, and information systems are not qualified

    Accepted majors:
    - Aerospace Engineering
    - Agricultural Engineering
    - Architectural Engineering
    - Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
    - Biological Engineering
    - Chemical, Biochemical, Biomolecular Engineering
    - Civil Engineering
    - Construction Engineering
    - Electrical, Computer, Communications, and Telecommunications Engineering
    - Engineering, General Engineering, Engineering Physics, and Engineering Science
    - Engineering Management
    - Engineering Mechanics
    - Environmental Engineering
    - Fire Protection Engineering
    - Geological Engineering
    - Industrial Engineering
    - Manufacturing Engineering
    - Materials, Metallurgical and Ceramics Engineering
    - Mechanical Engineering
    - Mining Engineering
    - Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
    - Nuclear and Radiological Engineering
    - Ocean Engineering
    - Optical and Photonic Engineering
    - Petroleum Engineering
    - Software Engineering
    - Surveying Engineering
    - Systems Engineering

    For more information and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

High School Scholarships

Latest College & Financial Aid News

College Debt the Main Woe for Students, Parents

March 28, 2017

by Susan Dutca

The Princeton Review’s 2017 College Hopes & Worries survey reveals that biggest worry for students and parents is the "level of debt I/my child will take on to pay for the degree." While this concern doesn’t come as a surprise, it differs greatly from the average woe a decade ago; not "getting in to [a] first-choice college." [...]

Spring 2017 College Scholarships

March 24, 2017

by Susan Dutca

What do spring college scholarships bring? Potentially thousands of dollars in free college money to help foot your college tuition bill! Whether you are relaxing over spring break or heavy into spring cleaning, don't forget to do your academic and financial aid housekeeping. Explore these spring-centric awards, as well as college scholarships with spring 2017 deadlines. Or if you prefer, conduct your own free college scholarship search here: [...]

FAFSA Change Complicates Financial Aid Process, College Scholarships for 2017 May Help

March 21, 2017

by Susan Dutca

Finding a way to pay for college is a whole mess in itself. Add to that the stress of filling out a FAFSA and now, the removal of a key I.R.S. tool that made the process somewhat less difficult, and you have millions of students in limbo, panicking about how they will pay for college. [...]

Follow Us:

facebook twitter rss feed