Feel free to browse the following links to explore more scholarship and internship opportunities. Some scholarships require demonstrated financial need, so be sure to complete your FAFSA information! These scholarships are not overseen by the BOLD Center, so be sure to contact the designated person for each scholarship if you have questions.
NACME Pre-Engineering Scholarship Program
The NACME Pre-Engineering Scholarship Program recognizes the nation’s highest achieving African American, American Indian, and Latino high school seniors who have demonstrated academic excellence, leadership skills, and a commitment to science and engineering as a career goal. Each NACME Pre-Engineering Scholarship winner receives a $2,500 award to be used toward the cost of attendance at a university.
To learn more about this scholarship and to apply, click here.
$5,000 Scholarships from Shell
Are you majoring in Engineering or Geosciences? Find out how you can apply for a $5,000 scholarship from Shell for the 2014-2015 academic year! Shell is offering two types of scholarships: The Shell Technical Scholarship and the Shell Incentive Fund.
The Shell Technical Scholarship is for full-time students who are pursuing an undergraduate degree in a specific technical major.
The Shell Incentive Fund is for full-time students who are pursuing an undergraduate degree in a specific technical major and who belong to particular under-represented minority groups.
The application deadline is Monday, April 14, 2014, so don’t delay!
Nuvation Engineering Scholarship Contest
Nuvation Engineering is offering a $1000 scholarship to undergraduate students interested in science or engineering in an accredited program in the U.S. (all CU-Boulder engineering majors except Applied Math and Engineering Physics are ABET accredited).
To qualify for a scholarship, applicants must be full time college STEM students (or high school seniors attending a college/university in the fall) active in the Hispanic community with an overall grade point average of at least a 3.0.
Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association Scholarships
Scholarships are based on academic performance and demonstrated interest in environmental protection. This scholarship is for an existing student of a 2 or 4 year Colorado, Wyoming or New Mexico university or college or a resident of the above mentioned states who is an existing student pursuing study at a 2 or 4-year college or university in the water environment profession (e.g., biology, environmental science, engineering with a strong emphasis in wastewater treatment, water pollution control, or environmental protection). The applicant must be officially enrolled as a part-time or full-time student at a college or university for fall 2014.
Association of State Dam Safety Officials Scholarships
Scholarships of up to $10,000 will be awarded. Recipients must be US citizens and enrolled full-time at the senior level (during the 2014/2015 school year) in an accredited civil engineering program, or in a related field as determined by ASDSO, and must demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in hydraulics, hydrology or geotechnical disciplines, or in another discipline related to the design, construction and operation of dams. Deadline is March 31, 2014
Elevations Credit Union
Elevations Credit Union offers scholarships for graduating high school seniors and students already enrolled in a college level program. Applications are accepted beginning January 1st, and the deadline is March 15th, 2014.
College of Engineering and Applied Science Merit Scholarship
For students entering their sophomore, junior, senior and fifth years. To be considered for these scholarships you must have completed 2 semesters at CU-Boulder and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.000. Scholarships range from $500 to $5000 per year.
ACEC Scholarships (American Council of Engineering Companies)
For students entering their junior, senior or fifth year in the fall. Scholarships range from $2000 to $6000 per year. Application information will be available in December of each year.
AIST Foundation Scholarships
The AIST Foundation awards over $400,000 in scholarships and grants each year. Engineering students in CMEN, MCEN and EEEN are encouraged to apply. See website for more details.
Boulder County Multicultural Scholarship Funds
For students with 1 year of continuous residency in Boulder. Must be low or moderate income and be a current, full-time student.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Open to students in all levels of the College of Engineering and Applied Science with awards ranging from $1,000 to $10,000. Open to all majors. Deadlines vary, see website for more details.
NAMEPA offers both national and regional scholarships for African American, Latino, and American Indian students who have demonstrated potential and interest in pursuing an undergraduate degree in engineering.
NASA Aeronautics Scholarship Program
Open to undergraduate and graduate student in Aerospace, Mechanical, Chemical, Physics and Mathematics. For additional opportunities with NASA’s aeronautics research log on http://aeronautics.nasa.gov.
NOAA Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program
Up to $8,000 in academic assistance per school year for full time study. 10-week, paid ($650/week) summer internship. Housing subsidy during summer internship.
The work of Puksta Scholars will effectively integrate learning in and outside the classroom resulting in an enhanced educational experience and responsible citizenship. Each scholar must develop a year-long intensive civic engagement project with support from an experienced team of faculty/staff and other scholars.
Rickover Fellowship Program in Nuclear Engineering
Fellowship for graduate students intending to pursue doctoral studies in Reactor Physics, Nuclear Engineering, Nuclear Materials Science and Engineering, Radiation Shielding Technology, Thermal Hydraulics, and Computational Fluid Dynamics. Application deadline is in January.
Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP)
A 10-week summer research opportunity for undergraduate Juniors and Seniors, and Graduate students, under the guidance of a mentor, at a participating Navy Laboratory. Stipend amounts are $7500 for undergraduate students and $10,000 for graduate students. U.S. citizenship required; Permanent residents accepted at certain labs.
Federal Career Intern Program with the Department of Energy, Oak Ridge Office (ORO)
Opportunity for a two-year internship under the Federal Career Intern Program with the Department of Energy, Oak Ridge Office (ORO).
Additional Scholarship Opportunities
- Chassis Plans Leadership in Engineering Scholarship
- A Guide to Financial Aid and Scholarships for Hispanic Students
- Digital Storm College Scholarship 2014_Gaming & Society
- American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado (ACEC/CO) Scholarship
- Coca-Cola Scholars
- Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Scholarships
- Emma Bowen Foundation
- G.I.R.L. Scholarship
- The Gates Millennium Scholars
- Google Anita Borg Scholarship for first year female students pursuing a CS degree
- Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation
- Mach 25 Scholarship Database
- Microsoft College Scholarship Program
- National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts Scholarships
- National Society of Black Engineers
- National Society of Professional Engineers Awards and Scholarships
- Rotary International Scholarships
- Sallie Mae Scholarships
- Society of Women Engineers Scholarships
- Society of Women Engineers Rocky Mountain Scholarships
- Society for Science and the Public Scholarships
- United Negro College Fund
- University of Colorado at Boulder – Additional Scholarships