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2017 AAAEA-IL College Scholarship


The scholarship award is established by the AAAEA-IL and is presented to Undergraduate and Graduate students in the areas of Engineering, Architecture and Computer Science.


Depending on the availability of funds, the scholarships will be awarded annually in a determined amount.  The names of the winners will be presented in October 2017 at the Annual Meeting.  The recipient will receive a certificate and check at the Annual meeting of AAAEA-IL, and is required to accept this award in person.


The AAAEA-IL scholarship is available only to student members of the AAAEA-IL who are attending an accredited Four (4) years College or University in the state of Illinois, or a resident of Illinois attending college elsewhere.


Criteria Undergraduate (BS) Graduate (MS) Graduate (PhD)
AAAEA Extra-Curricular Activities 35% 35% 35%
Course Grades (GPA) 30% 25% 15%
Letter of Recommendation 10% 10% 10%
Application Quality and/or Interview 15% 15% 15%
Topics in Engineering Essay 10% 10% 10%
Publications and/or presentations N/A 5% 15%
       TOTAL 100% 100% 100%

Note: The “Application Quality” criterion will be an assessment of the applicant's submittal for neatness, organization, spelling and proper English language. Note that if the Scholarship Committee deems it necessary, a fifteen (15) minute phone interview may be scheduled with the applicant.


All application materials are due to AAAEA-IL no later than 4:00 PM CDT on September 19, 2017.  Incomplete applications or late applications will automatically be discarded.
Applicants will be notified by email of the final decision.


E-mail all application materials (complete package) in PDF Format to:  Include in the subject line: 2017 AAAEA-IL Scholarship Committee


Mail all application materials (complete package) to:
c/o  2017 AAAEA-IL Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 1536
Chicago, IL 60690-1536

For Scholarship Application, please click here