Engineering Scholarship for University Students


I’m now accepting submissions for the 2017 Engineering Scholarship contest

“What is the scholarship?”

This scholarship is a $500 scholarship open to both high school seniors who are looking to enter college at the start of the next school year, as well as students currently enrolled in a college or university.

The scholarship is for a student currently enrolled (or planning to be enrolled in) a program or course related to engineering or science: Mechanical Engineer, Physics, Chemical Engineer, Computer Science, and Data Science

“What’s included in the scholarship?”

If selected, you’ll receive a $500 cash stipend. You can use this however you’d like in the pursuit of your education.

“How do I apply?”

The following information will be useful in writing your essay and preparing your application:

“Who is this scholarship for?”

The scholarship is open to both high school seniors who are looking to enter college at the start of the next school year, as well as students currently enrolled in a college or university.

The scholarship is for a student currently enrolled (or planning to be enrolled in) a program or course related to engineering or science: Mechanical Engineer, Physics, Chemical Engineer, Computer Science, and Data Science

“How, exactly, do I apply?”

I want to hear about a time that you worked with or promoted a cause, a business, or an individual, what you learned in that experience, and how that experience affected your (or their) community.

Step 1: You’ll write an essay (500 – 1,000 words), post it to your blog or website, and link back to this page using this link: https://factorysolutions.com/scholarship/.

Step 2: Then, you’ll fill out the scholarship application form below, including:

  • Your name, email address, and phone number
  • The name of the school you’re currently attending and your major (If you’re a high school student, the name of the school you will be attending in 2016 and your future major)
  • The URL of your blog post with your essay

The student who submits the most inspiring and interesting story will receive the $500 scholarship, to be spent as they want, in pursuit of a degree or a personal project.

“When is my application due by?”

Your scholarship application must be received by March 31st, 2017, at 11:59pm PST.

All supporting materials must be received by March 31st. Notification of the award will be made in Late May of 2017.

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