The following are lisitings of professional engineering societies and technical organizations, USC departments, industry partners and/or special interest groups and foundations that offer scholarships and/or fellowships.

Make sure to check each listing and site for specific opportunities that are available as well as eligibility criteria. Please direct questions about each opportunity to the respective organization offering the opportunity.

Many of these opportunties are available annually and information for the upcoming application period will be posted as it becomes available. In some cases and when available, the previous year’s information is posted for your reference.

We do our best to maintain this list, but please notify if you discover any inaccuracies.

Scholarship Name Eligible Majors/Career Paths Deadline
American Public Power Association - DEED Funding Opportunities (Various) Various
American Association of University Women - Fellowships and Grants (Various) Various
Competitive International Scholarships and Fellowships (Various) Various
Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) - Awards, Scholarships & Competitions (Various) Various
AIAA Foundation Scholarships/Graduate Awards Aerospace January
Consulting Engineers and Land Surveyors of CA - American Council of Engineering Companies January
USC Alumni Association - Scholarship Program January
Lambda LGBT Alumni Association - Scholarship Information  January
Latino Alumni Association - Scholarship Information January
Google - Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Computing January
Microsoft Scholarship Program Computing January
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship - Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship Graduate school and Foreign Service with DoS January
Josephine De Karman Fellowship Trust January
SAE International - Scholarship Information  January, February
Hispanic Scholarship Fund (Various) January, February
American Helicopter Society - Vertical Flight Foundation Scholarships Vertical flight industry February
Society of Plastics Engineers Foundation Scholarship Plastics February
American Society of Naval Engineers (SNE) Scholarship Program Naval engineering (AME, CE, EE, EnE, ME) February
Skull & Dagger Society - Scholarships February
Philanthropic, Educational Organization Scholarships and Fellowships February
Scholarships for Women Studying Information Security Information Security February
USC Asian Pacific Alumni Association Scholarship (APAA) February
Morris K. Udall Undergraduate Scholarships Environmental February
Horation Alger Association Scholarship (Various) March
The Minerals, Metals, & Materials Society - Student Academic Scholarships (Various) Metallurgical/materials science March
Aviation Distributors and Manufacturers Association International - International Scholarship Fund  Aviation March
Association of State Dam Safety Officials - Scholarship Program  Design of dams (CE) March
Railway Club of Southern California - Scholarship Information    Rail transportation industry (engineering, planning, or operations) March
National Council of State Garden Clubs, Inc. - NCSGC Scholarships Gardening, landscape design, environmental issues, floral design or horticulture March
10,000 Degrees - Undergraduate Scholarships March
Armenian Students' Association - Scholarship Program  March
Horatio Alger Honeywell Scholarship March
Jewish Vocational Services (JVS) - Scholarship Program March
National Federation of the Blind - Scholarship Program March
American Nuclear Society - Undergraduate Scholarships (Various) Nuclear April
Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County Civil/Environmental Engineering Undergraduate Fellowships Civil/Environmental Engineering April
Acopian Power Supply Engineering Scholarship  Electrical Engineering May
ASM International - Materials Information Society, Education Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship  Metallurgical/materials science May
Association of Energy Engineers - AEE Foundation Scholarship Program Energy May
County Engineers Association of California - CEAC Memorial Scholarship Civil Engineering May
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) - Student Chapter Scholarship Award  Computing June
Nuclear Energy Institute - Industry Scholarships and Fellowships in Nuclear Energy (Various) Nuclear June
League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) - National Scholarship Fund August
Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania - International Water Conference Scholarships Water technology (AME, CHE) September
American Concrete Institute-Scholarship & Fellowship Information Concrete October
McNair Scholars Program Research/academia October
Hertz Foundation - Graduate Fellowship Award Graduate School October
Influenster Code Like A Girl Scholarship Undergraduate November
National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program Graduate School November
Paul and Daisey Soros Fellowship  Graduate School November
American Society of Heating Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Scholarships & Grants  HVAC&R December
Department of Defense (DoD) - Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation Scholarship  DoD December
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship Program Graduate School December
American Society of Nondestructive Testing - Engineering Undergraduate Award & Robert B. Oliver ASNT Scholarship Nondestructive testing December
Measurement Science Conference - Scholarship Information  December

Published on January 6th, 2017

Last updated on September 14th, 2020