Project Associates Engineering Scholarship

An annual scholarship created by Project Associates, Inc. to provide scholarships for engineering students attending or planning to attend the University of Evansville or the University of Southern Indiana.

Eligibility Criteria

Qualified applicants must be:

  1. A graduating senior of a high school located in Gibson, Henderson, Pike, Posey, Vanderburgh, or Warrick County who has been accepted at the University of Evansville or the University of Southern Indiana and has enrolled in a course of study leading to a four-year engineering degree; or
  2. A graduate from a high school located in Gibson, Henderson, Pike, Posey, Vanderburgh, or Warrick County currently enrolled and in good standing at the University of Evansville or the University of Southern Indiana and in the process of obtaining a four-year engineering degree.

Previous recipients of the scholarship may re-apply for consideration and evaluation.

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on the following criteria (of equal importance):

  1. Evaluation of merit shall be based upon academic achievement as proven by grade point average, academic awards, and any other factors that the evaluation committee considers relevant.
  2. Evaluation of character shall be based upon involvement in philanthropic, religious, academic, and community organizations and any other factors that the evaluation committee considers relevant.
  3. Evaluation of leadership ability shall be based upon letters of recommendation from leaders of the organizations listed in part (b) such as ministers, professors, etc. References should have personal contact and knowledge of the applicant’s time with the organization.

Supplemental Requirements

  • Essay:  Statement of Aspirations and Educational Goals (not to exceed two typewritten double-spaced pages.)
  • Letter of recommendation from one or more of the applicant’s references.
  • Official grade transcript.

Award Amount

$1,000

Application Deadline

February 14, 2018

Application Access Code

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