There are many scholarship opportunities for women in engineering and technology. Here are just a few:
The SWE Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to women admitted to accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs, in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. SWE scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year will be available December 1, 2019! There are 2 applications depending on your class level for the upcoming fall semester and these are typically available: For sophomores through graduate students: December 1 - February 15. For freshmen: March 1 - May 1
Application Deadline: March 1st (yearly)
Ira A. Fulton College provides are yearly scholarships that include types such as college, study abroad, company sponsored, and other. Fellowships are also offered. Each department within the college awards scholarships. For more information on department scholarships, contact your department secretary.
LendEDU - Scholarships for Women
With the rising costs of a higher education in mind, LendEDU has put together a Scholarships for Women resource for women interested in pursuing a college degree. Scholarships can mean the difference between a graduation debt-free or being stuck with student debt for years, so it is important to make sure you have reviewed all the possibilities.
CGTrader Scholarship- Write a 500-1000 word essay on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives. For the following semester the topic is: "The Future of real-World Environment with Augmented Reality”.The best submission will be awarded $3,000 while the two runners-up will receive $500 each. Submit via online form. Apply by December 2, 2019.
AfterCollege Scholarships- They have a lofty vision: specializing in awarding current students who are passionate about their field of study and effectively demonstrate the value they will bring to their vocation. Apply by Tuesday, December 31st, 2019.
Scholarships for Women- Has a vast collection of different scholarships for women. Always up to date and often posts new opportunities. Check back often!
EngineerGirl- Great site for finding a variety of scholarships. You have to look around the page a bit for current scholarships, but there are many incredible opportunities!
James Dyson Award-The James Dyson Award is an international design award that celebrates, encourages, and inspires the next generation of design engineers. This annual award is open to project design, industrial design, and engineering students. It's run by the James Dyson Foundation, as part of its mission to get young people excited about design engineering. Applications are closed for 2019 but will open again in March of 2020.
Welding Scholarship- Annual $1000 scholarship. Write an essay on 1 of 6 welding topics. Applications are closed for 2019 but will re-open in September of 2020.
Aimed at Women- Put together by Maryville University, this site provides ample information on financial aid, scholarships, and other programs available to women in general, and specifically those involved in STEM.