Funding for Future Engineers

There are numerous private scholarships that Engineering students can apply for.  We encourage you to review the following listing of organizations that we are aware of that have awarded scholarships to Engineering students at both the undergrad and graduate level.  We would recommend that students also complete an online private scholarship search using a free scholarship search service, such as;



Petersons Scholarship Search


Also, please note that the University of Michigan’s Office of Financial Aid, has additional scholarship information on their website at;

UM Office of Financial Aid – Scholarship Information Page


For aid specific to your academic level, check:



Masters & PhD




The following entities provide scholarships and fellowships for future engineers at multiple academic levels:

(Note: Citizenship is an award criteria in some cases.)

American Concrete Institute

American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE)

American Public Power Association (APPA)

Associated General Contractors

AIST Foundation Scholarship

American Galvanizers Association Scholarship

American Indian College Fund

American Nuclear Society Scholarship

American Water Works Assoc.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers Scholarship

ASCO Numatics Industrial Automation Engineering Scholarship

Associated General Contractors Scholarship

ASHRAE Scholarships: Engineering for the World We Live In

Brown and Caldwell, Eckenfelder Environmental Scholarship

Brown and Caldwell, Minority Environmental Scholarship

Buffered VPN STEM Scholarship


Catching The Dream


Computer Science Online

Critical Language Scholarship Program

Develop Intelligence

Disability Scholarships A-Z

Education Portal Computer Science Scholarship

Environmental Protection Agency



Ford Alan Mulally Scholarship

Freudenberg Scholarship Program

Gates Millenium Scholars Program

GE/GM and LULAC Scholarship Programs

General Contractors of America

Generation Google Scholarship

Google Anita Borg Scholarship

Google Student Veteran Scholarship

HENAAC Scholars Program

Hired Scholarship

Hispanic College Fund

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities

IEEE Student Awards, Scholarships, Fellowships

Institute of Industrial Engineers Scholarship

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Scholarship

Mage Solar Scholarship

Michigan Stormwater-Floodplain Association

Michigan Space Grant Consortium

Microsoft Scholarship Program

NACE Detroit Section Scholarship



National Precast Concrete Association Educational Foundation

National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals

National Society of Black Engineers

The National Society of High School Scholars

National Society of Professional Engineers

Nordson Builds Scholarship

Nutanix Women in Technology 

Pacific Northwest Scholarship Guide

Petersons Scholarship Search

Point Foundation-The National LGBTQ Scholarship Fund

Profisee Scholarship

SAE Engineering Scholarships

Shell Scholarship

Simpson Strong Tie Structural Scholarship

Society of Manufacturing Engineers Education Foundation Scholarships

Society of Women Engineers Scholarship Programs

Softinventive Scholarship

Straight North STEM Scholarship

Students With Children

Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program

Think Swiss Travel Grant

University of Michigan Center for the Education of Women Scholarships

Veteran’s Fund.org

Veteran’s Resources

Women In Engineering Empowerment Scholarship

Women in STEM Scholarship

Women in Technology

Women In Technology Nutanix

Women’s Transportation

Yanmar/Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)