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Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Scholarships can help with college fees!

 

IUPUI Admission-Based Scholarships

  • Based on their residency and academic qualifications
  • Get automatically applied

Indiana resident apply to IUPUI by February 1st

Non-resident apply to IUPUI by April 1st

 

 

Once you apply to IUPUI, be sure to visit the IUPUI Online Scholarship Application System

  • Visit the scholarship system at One.IU.edu
  • Search for scholarships and submit the General Application
  • Be automatically considered for scholarships and recommended to additional “Apply To” opportunities
  • For additional information on how to apply click here.

IUPUI Honors College Scholarships

Require a separate application

Open each year from early September until November 15th

IUPUI Diversity Scholarships

Competitive scholarships awarded to promote diversity at IUPUI

Engineering and Technology major based scholarships for underrepresented populations can be found below.

 IUPUI Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP)

MSEP reduces out-of-state tuition to 150% of         instate tuition for students from participating states.

States that currently participate are: IL, KS, MI, MN, MO, NE, ND, WI, OH

Financial Aid

You should also check to see if you are eligible to receive federal financial aid!

The website of the IUPUI Office of Student Financial Aid Services is a very good place to find information.

 

The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology offers the following scholarship opportunities to incoming Freshman

Melba Schumacher Scholarship for Mechanical Engineering

Scholarship Amount: $500 - $4000, Renewable (3.0 GPA)
Deadline: February 1, admission and application

The Melba Schumacher Scholarship is available for all traditional, full-time students that are admitted directly into the Mechanical Engineering program.
Preference given to male students that graduated from a Central Indiana High School, but female students will also be considered. Awardees must maintain a 3.0 GPA and 6 hours of service per semester. For more information please contact Dr. Terri Talbert-Hatch at 317-274-8703 or ttalbert@iupui.edu.

FIRST Robotics

Deadline: March 1st

Requirements: Competed in FIRST, graduated from an Indiana high school or Indiana home school, and have a minimum high school GPA of 3.0.

Amounts: $4000 (1) annual scholarship for all four years (minimum high school GPA of 3.5 required)

                 $1000 (2) annual scholarships for all four years (minimum high school GPA of 3.0 required)

Application: The Scholarship is available for all 4-years of study as long as you maintain a 3.0 GPA. All applications should be sent to Dr. Terri Talbert-Hatch via email at ttalbert@iupui.edu The application can be found here.

VEX Robotics

Deadline: March 1st

Requirements: Competed in VEX, graduated from an Indiana high school or Indiana home school, and have a minimum high school GPA of 3.0.

Amounts: $4000 (1) annual scholarship for all four years (minimum high school GPA of 3.5 required)

                 $1000 (2) annual scholarships for all four years (minimum high school GPA of 3.0 required)

Application: The Scholarship is available for all 4-years of study as long as you maintain a 3.0 GPA. All applications should be sent to Dr. Terri Talbert-Hatch via email at ttalbert@iupui.edu The application can be found here.

PLTW – Project Lead the Way

Deadline: March 1st

Requirements: Graduate from an Indiana high school, complete PLTW classes, a minimum 3.3 high school GPA is preferred, but a 3.0 GPA and above will be considered. Students must also pursue one of the following majors:

  • Computer Engineering Technology
  • Construction Engineering Management Technology
  • Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Health Engineering Technology Management
  • Interior Design Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology

Amounts: $2000 (3) annual scholarships up to four years (must maintain 3.0 GPA)

Application: Click here to apply.

POWER – Preparing Outstanding Women for Engineering Roles

Deadline: March 1st

Requirements: Participated in POWER camp and have a minimum high school GPA of 3.5.

Scholarship Amount: $1000-$4000 depending on eligibiliy

Details: The Scholarship is available for all 4-years of study as long as you maintain a 3.0 GPA. You must also participate in the Women’s Peer Mentoring Program during your first year at IUPUI and have 20 hours of service the next 3 years.

Application: All applications should be sent to Dr. Terri Talbert-Hatch via email at ttalbert@iupui.edu. The application can be found here.

Greenpower

Deadline: March 1st

Requirements: Competed in Greenpower, have a minimum high school GPA of 3.5, and plan to pursue a major in the School of Engineering and Technology. 

Scholarship Amount: Indiana Residents - $2000 annual scholarship for all four years

                                     Out of State students - $4000 annual scholarship for all four years

Application: The Scholarship is available for all 4-years of study as long as you maintain a 3.0 GPA. All applications should be sent to Marilyn Mangin via email at mmangin@iupui.edu

The application can be found here.

 

Major-Specific Scholarships for Underrepresented Students

Commitment to Engineering Excellence

Scholarship Amount: $2200 per academic year
Deadline: February 1st

This is a scholarship gives preference to women and minority students whose presence will enhance the learning environment through increased diversity in the School of Engineering and Technology. Students must be directly admitted to the School of Engineering and Technology in an engineering or engineering technology program. Students may re-apply for this scholarship each year. Students will also have opportunities for paid undergraduate research. Students are required to work in a research lab for five hours per week and attend research and leadership related workshops throughout the semester. For more information please contact Dr. Terri Talbert-Hatch at 317-274-8703 or ttalbert@iupui.edu.

SHPE Indiana Professional Chapter Engineering Scholarship

Scholarship Eligibility and Selection criteria:

  • Hispanic or from Hispanic heritage.
  • US Citizen/Residency required.
  • Cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better for the scholarship. A GPA of 3.0 or better is required to be considered for an internship or co-op position with Rolls-Royce.
  • Pursuing a career in an engineering field.
  • Accepted to or enrolled in a university/college in the state of Indiana.
  • High school senior
  • Letter of recommendation from counselor, teacher, professor or member of the Hispanic community (not a family member).
  • Submit an official transcript and college acceptance letter.

Visit: http://www.shpe-indiana.org/?page_id=108 to apply