Xerox Technical Minority Scholarships

Xerox Technical Minority ScholarshipAre You Pursuing a BS, MS, or PhD in a Technical Science? Then Check Out the Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship! or (use the Search Box to type “scholarships” then select the Xerox Minority Scholarship from the list)

Contact Info: Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship Program,150 State Street; 4th Floor, Rochester, New York 14614; email: [email protected]

Deadline: September 30

Award Amount: $1,000 to $10,000

Eligibility: Full-time student at a 4-year institution; B average or better; pursuing a BS, MS, or PhD in a technical science or an engineering discipline; Minority (Black, Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American, Alaskan, or Hispanic); and have tuition (or tuition related) expenses not covered by scholarships/grants (excluding loans).

Requirements: Online Application, Resume (you’ll need an electronic version; see sample here), the email address of the Financial Aid Officer at your school, cumulative GPA

Application Link: (click “Begin Your Application”) or

To apply, follow each of the steps listed below:
Step 1: Fill out the top of the attached Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship application.
(Applications may also be obtained on our web site
Step 2: Have the Financial Aid Office fill out the bottom half of the form. Xerox will not
forward applications to the Financial Aid Office. If received incomplete, applicant will
be disqualified.
Step 3: Attach a copy of your resume. Feel free to use the sample format which
indicates their requirements. The sample resume should not be returned with the
Step 4: Submit the complete package (ONLY COMPLETED APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED) to the above address postmarked before September 30
For more information check out their “Dear Applicant” letter or the scholarship FAQs.

Simpson Strong-Tie Scholarships

Simpson Strong-Tie ScholarshipsSimpson Strong-Tie Scholarships: Structural Engineering/Architecture Student Scholarship Program

Simpson Strong-Tie Company, Inc. has a scholarship program for architecture and structural engineering students who are studying at participating colleges and universities in the United States. The program offers scholarships to support education and encourage the design and building of safer structures in our communities.

Visit or (Look for the “About” tab and then choose the “Scholarships” link from the drop-down menu)

Contact Info: Structural Engineering/Architecture Student Scholarship Program, Scholarship Management Services, One Scholarship Way, Saint Peter, MN 56082; Phone: 507.931.1682

Deadline: April 25

Award Amount: $2,000 (57 Awarded)

Eligibility: Juniors (60 semester hours or equivalent) or Seniors in full-time undergraduate study in Architecture or Structural Engineering at one of the listed colleges or universities.

Requirements: Online Application, Transcript

Application Link:


Simpson Strong-Tie will award up to fifty-seven $2,000 scholarships in the 2014-2015 academic year. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.


Interested students must complete the application and mail italong with a current, complete transcript of gradesto Scholarship Management Services, postmarked no later than April 25, 2014. Grade reports are not acceptable. Online transcripts must display student name, school name, grade, and credit hours earned for each course, and term in which each course was taken. Applicants will receive acknowledgment of receipt of their application. If an acknowledgment card is not received within three weeks, applicants may call Scholarship Management Services to verify that the application has been received.

Applicants are responsible for gathering and submitting all necessary information. Applications are evaluated on the information supplied; therefore, answer all questions as completely as possible. Incomplete applications will not be evaluated. All information received is considered confidential and is reviewed only by Scholarship Management Services.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected based on academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, a statement of educational and career goals, and an outside

Scholarship Management Services selects all recipients. In no instance does any officer or employee of Simpson Strong-Tie Company, Inc. play a part in the choice. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Applicants will be notified by early June. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

SAE Women Engineers Committee Scholarship

 SAE Women Engineers Committee ScholarshipSAE Women Engineers Committee Scholarship

SAE International (Society of Automotive Engineers) devotes resources to projects and programs in STEM education, professional certification, and collegiate design competitions. They offer numerous scholarships for STEM students (male and female), be sure to visit their website to find even more scholarships. or (“Scholarships” Link)

Contact Info: SAE Scholarships & Loans Program, 400 Commonwealth Drive, Warrendale, PA 15096; email: [email protected]

Deadline: January 15

Award Amount: $2,000 (Non-renewable)

Eligibility: Female, US citizen, entering Freshman, accepted into an ABET-accredited Engineering program, 3.0 GPA.

Requirements: Online Application, High School Transcript, and SAT/ACT Scores.

Application Link: