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Scholarships

It is with great pleasure that we announce the USF College of Engineering scholarship award listing for the 2015/2016 academic year.

The deadline for priority consideration is February 1st, 2015.
Click HERE for application instructions before you apply online. Then apply online at https://schapp.eng.usf.edu/.


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Our deepest appreciation is expressed to those who make these awards possible through their generous donations. The engineering scholarship program makes a profound difference in the educational experience of recipients by providing financial support and recognizing their exceptional efforts, accomplishments and contributions to the academic community.

Questions from current or future donors may be directed to:
Beth Creed Fontes, Director of Development, College of Engineering
813-974-9992, bethfontes@usf.edu

Major Alston, Director of Development, College of Engineering
813-974-9199, Major1@usf.edu

Applicants in need of additional information or assistance may contact:
Kate Johnson, Assistant Director of Student Services, College of Engineering
813-974-2684, kjohnson@usf.edu

 
2015/2016 Awards

Aboly-Herbert Hagan Scholarship in Engineering
This scholarship provides support  to Engineering students of “exceptional merit and high quality” who have demonstrated leadership skills.  GPA requirement is 3.5 or above.

Allan R. Gondeck Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to students in Electrical Engineering students.

American Society of Civil Engineers – West Coast Branch Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to a full time junior, senior or graduate Civil and Environmental Engineering students who have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or greater. Must have demonstrated leadership qualities in ASCE and been active in community service.

American Society of Highway Engineers - Tampa Bay Section Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time seniors in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Priority should be given to students who have held leadership positions and who have shown community involvement. Must be a Florida resident with a GPA of 3.2 or greater and financial need.

Association for Facilities Engineers EndowedScholarship
This scholarship provides support for incoming freshmen with a minimum  high school GPA of 3.0 and financial need. Must have a declared intended major of Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or Mechanical Engineering; preference to students of the Central Florida area.

Balter Family Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time junior or senior level undergraduate engineering students in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering who are active in professional societies.

Bayside Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to junior or senior Civil and Environmental Engineering students who have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or greater and who have financial need; recipients must have strong volunteerism (or employment of over 15 hours per week) and leadership skills.

B. E. Ross Scholorship Fund
This scholarship provides support to full time Civil Engineering graduate students with a 3.5 or higher GPA. Candidate must have research in water resources, water quality or coastal hydraulics. Note: A statement of research investigation will be required when applying for this scholarship.

CAE USA Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full-time undergraduate Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering students who are at the sophomore level or higher, have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or higher and have financial need. Students must have spent the last two years of high school at a high school located in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Hernando, Polk or Manatee County.

Chemical Engineering Alumni Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to Chemical Engineering students at the Junior or Senior level.

Civil Engineering Faculty Staff Fund
This scholarship provides support to students in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department with a minimum 2.75 GPA.

College of Engineering Alumni Society Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time undergraduate engineering students who have demonstrated leadership abilities, high academic achievement and a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Priority consideration is given to the children or grandchildren of USF College of Engineering alumni.

College of Engineering Faculty Staff Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to engineering staff members or children of engineering faculty and staff.

College of Engineering Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to Engineering students with priority to juniors and seniors with a GPA of 2.5 or higher.

DaVinci Engineering Award for Graduate Student 
This scholarship provides support to graduate students in the College of Engineering.

Dolores Garcia-Luckett Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time engineering students who have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or higher and who have financial need.

Edgar W. Kopp Memorial Scholarship
This prestigious award recognizes a full time junior, senior or first year graduate student who has been enrolled in the College of Engineering from the freshman year and has financial need. Requirements include high academic and moral standing, extracurricular activity and sense of professionalism. Candidate should be active in professional, technical, and student organizations.

Engineering MATRIX Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to juniors or seniors in Mechanical, Electrical or Chemical Engineering. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and be a resident of Hillsborough, Pinellas or Pasco County.

Florida Association of County Engineers & Road Superintendents Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time juniors and seniors in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Must be a US citizen and Florida resident with a GPA of 3.0 or greater and financial need.

Florida Structural Engineers Association
This scholarship is for a Junior or Senior or Grad student with emphasis in structural engineering who has been a Florida resident for the last two years. Minimum GPA 2.5 with a minimum of 3.0 in engineering courses.

Florida Suncoast American Concrete Institute Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to Civil and Environmental Engineering full time undergraduate students with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Florida Sunshine Chapter SWANA Scholarship
This scholarship provides funding to juniors and seniors engaged in projects related to solid waste, recycling or pollution prevention and  extracurricular activities.  This is award is also open to USF students in non-engineering disciplines.

Franz Mantini Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to Engineering students that have a 2.5 GPA or greater and have been involved in extra-curricular activities.

Fred L. McGee Scholarship in Structural Engineering
This scholarship provides support to full time junior or senior civil engineering students who are US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA 2.75 or greater. Priority given to Florida residents.

General Dynamics Ordinance & Tactical Systems EngineeringScholarship
This scholarship provides support to engineering students on the basis of merit and financial need.

George Anderson McCowen Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to undergraduate students in the College of Engineering.

Georgia Brosch Scholarship – selected by the Center for Urban Transportation Research

Glenn & Joyce Burdick Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to senior engineering students who have expressed an interest in pursuing a graduate engineering degree from USF. Must have also maintained a GPA of 3.5 or higher, a high level of involvement in the engineering profession and a demonstrated history of overall leadership. Demonstrated involvement in extracurricular activities both within the University and external from the University or a high degree of family responsibility.

Gordon and Paula Gillette Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to new or continuing graduate students and currently enrolled undergraduate students majoring in Mechanical, Chemical or Industrial Engineering on the Tampa campus. Restricted on the basis of merit and need.

HDR Engineering Civil and Environmental Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time junior or senior Civil and Environmental Engineering students with strong leadership and community service records and a minimum GPA of 3.2.

Helen and Clarence Prince Scholarship
This scholarship recognizes meritorious full time undergraduate students in the Department of Mechanical Engineering with financial need. Candidates must have a current student level membership in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and be active in extracurricular activities.

Honeywell Hispanic Scholarship Fund
This scholarship provides support to full time engineering students with a minimum GPA of 2.5.

Howard and Mary Curren Endowed Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to junior and senior Civil Engineering students who are currently employed while enrolled in classes.

HSA Environmental Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to undergraduate students in civil engineering students with strong financial need.

Indeevar and Srinath Memorial Scholarship
This memorial scholarship supports full-time or part-time graduate students in the College of Engineering with demonstrated financial need. Candidates must have demonstrated characteristics such as helping fellow students, participation in social service, courteous demeanor. Students are to submit a one-page document outlining these characteristics at the time they apply for this scholarship.

Indian Students Endowed Scholarship in Engineering
This scholarship provides funding to engineering students with F-1 student  visas.

Jack W. Roberts Memorial Scholarship in Civil Engineering
This scholarship supports full-time students in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Restricted to U.S. Citizens on the basis of merit and need. Candidates for this award must have spent the last two years of high school in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Hernando, Pinellas, Polk or Manatee county.

John J. Desmond Jr. Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to Mechanical Engineering students with preference given to graduates of a Florida community college. Secondary preference is given to ROTC participants or those with military experience. Recipients should be well rounded with demonstrated leadership ability. Restricted based on a combination of merit and financial need. Full time or part time currently enrolled undergraduate students.

John J. Desmond Jr. MSEM Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full or part time students in the Master of Science in Engineering Management program. Preference is given to graduates of a Florida community college. Secondary preference is given to ROTC participants or those with military experience. Candidates should also be well rounded with demonstrated leadership ability. Restricted based on a combination of merit and financial need.

Joost Schwaanhuyser Endowed Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to students in the Mechanical Engineering Department who have maintained an above average GPA and who have provided service to the department and college. Restricted based on a combination of merit and financial need with an emphasis on service to the College of Engineering.

Julia & Samuel Flom Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time Civil & Environmental Engineering students with a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

Juan and Maria Gonzalez Mechanical Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time students in the Mechanical Engineering Department.

Julian W. Silliman Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time junior or senior Civil Engineering students with a high GPA and with financial need.

Jürgen Mittmann Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time Chemical Engineering students who are in good academic standing and have a substantial financial burden.

L. A. Scott Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to students in the Mechanical Engineering Department. Priority given to students who work while attending school and have a C average (minimum 2.0 GPA).

Linda & Ronald Federspiel Book Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to a full time undergraduate engineering student who is a US citizen restricted based on financial need.

Louis F. Falcon Endowed Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to undergraduate Engineering students who have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or greater and who have financial need. Special consideration will be given to those expressing an interest in one or both of the following areas: Total Quality Control and/or Construction Engineering.

Margaret P. Davis Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time undergraduate or graduate Civil Engineering student who has maintained a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Priority given to students active in ASCE.

Michelle Homans Austin Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship provides support for full time junior or senior engineering student with a 3.2 or higher. Leadership and community service activities are considered.

Mozelle Beverly Endowed Scholarship in Engineering
This scholarship provides support to College of Engineering student s with financial need and a GPA of 3.0 or greater.

Myra & Mack D. Cooley Scholarship
This scholarship is based upon merit and recognizes full time continuing undergraduate engineering students. Priority consideration is given to U.S. citizens with no other financial aid or scholarship funding.

NItro Mobile Solutions Scholarship
For full-time undergraduate students seeking a degree in computer science, computer engineering or information technology. Students must prove both financial need and outstanding merit.

Peter Pempsell Endowed Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to Computer Science and Engineering students who have financial need and a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Peter R. Brown Scholorship Fund
This scholarship provides support to graduate students in the College of Engineering who are US citizens with academic merit and financial need with a minimum of 3.5 GPA.

Phi Gamma Delta Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time juniors and seniors in the College of Engineering who are from Hillsborough, Pasco or Pinellas counties. US citizens with academic merit and financial need with a minimum of 3.5 GPA. Restricted on the basis of merit.

Procter and Gamble Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to engineering students who are incoming first year students or entering transfer students who have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or greater.

Q Motor Sports Family Student Racer Scholarship Program
Scholarship applicants must document involvement in a motorsports racing venue as competitive drivers, work on race car projects, or active participation in Society of Automotive Engineers.  Full or part time degree seeking students with a GPA of  2.5 or higher. 

Richard Bowman Jr. Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time Chemical Engineering and Chemistry students at USF.

R. Kelly Clark Endowed Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to outstanding full time undergraduate engineering students who are active members of Tau Beta Pi.

Richard Ian Stessel Memorial Fellowship for Grad Environmental Engineering Students
This scholarship provides support to full time Civil and Environmental Engineering graduate students working in the environmental area with a 3.5 or higher GPA. Special consideration is given to students working on a solid waste project.

Robert J. Wimmert Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time students in the Industrial and Management Systems Engineering Department who have maintained a GPA of 2.0 or greater, are US citizens, and are involved in student or community activity.

Schnabel-Sparacio Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship provides support to full time undergraduate students in the departments of Computer Science and Engineering or Electrical Engineering with financial need and a GPA of 3.75 or higher.

Selmon Expressway/USF Student Partnership Program
This fund supports engineering students on the Tampa campus who are graduates of Hillsborough County high schools.  These scholarships are based on merit and financial need. Strong consideration is given to students who demonstrate, through leadership or volunteer activities, the challenge of a diverse and changing society.

Society of American Military Engineers Tampa Bay Scholarship (SAME)
This scholarship provides support to full time undergraduate engineering students. Preference given to candidates enrolled in an ROTC program at USF.

Spirit of Innovation Award
This award recognizes graduate students in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering on the basis of merit.

State Representative Rob Wallace P.E. Scholarship Fund
This scholarship provides support to Civil and Environmental Engineering undergraduate students who are enrolled full time, who have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or greater, and are residents of the Tampa Bay area; with primary emphasis on leadership and financial need.

Stefan Czerkas Memorial Fund
This scholarship provides support to engineering students who have maintained a GPA of 2.5 or above. Priority is given to students with previous or current involvement with the Boy Scouts of America.

Thomas E. and Ann C. Wade Scholarship
This scholarship is designated for full time seniors and first year graduate students who are members of Tau Beta Pi. Restricted based upon a combination of merit and financial need.

Tom A. Tiedemann Scholarship
This scholarship if for a full time under graduate or graduate student with a preference for Electrical Engineering students.  This scholarship is merit based and for students with financial need.  Preference is for students with demonstrated leadership or community service.

URS Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to scholarship support to students in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department. Priority is given to students interested in consulting/design or in water resources, structures or transportation; preference given to children/grandchildren of URS employees.

Vanus Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship supports full or part time undergraduate Civil and Environmental Engineering students who are Florida residents and are active in Community service.

Vasant Surti Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need.

WateReuse Florida Scholarship
This scholarship is for a junior or senior full time student with a GPS of 2.8 or higher with expressed interest in pursuing a career in water resources, water reuse, water supply, treatment or desalination.  Student will have the a research project or topic that is germane to the issues facing water reuse or desalination, experience such as an intern position, in the water reuse or desalination field is a plus.

Wayne & Iris Echelberger Civil/Environmental Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to a sophomore, junior or senior student at USF who is majoring in Civil Engineering, with a strong specialty interest in the area of Environmental Engineering. The recipient should be involved in extracurricular activities, particularly the Student Chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Additional extracurricular activities may include: music groups, fraternity/sorority affiliation, and other College/Department professional groups and/or campus activities. The recipient should have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 and be making satisfactory progress towards completion of a degree.

William “W-Dot” Smith Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to full time students in the Mechanical Engineering Department. Priority is given to students with interests in thermal sciences.

Wilson Miller Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to juniors in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Candidates must be US citizens and Florida residents with a GPA of 3.0 or higher and financial need.