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2017 AAAEA-IL College Scholarship

PURPOSE

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.

AMOUNT

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.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

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.

SELECTION CRITERIA

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.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

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.

SUBMISSION

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

OR

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

For Scholarship Application, please click here