In recognition of the commitment of SME Chapter 7 - Hartford members to the advancement of manufacturing engineering and manufacturing technology education, SME Chapter 7 - Hartford Chapter will make a one-time gift of $9,000 to the SME Education Foundation to establish the SME Chapter 7 - Hartford Scholarship. It is the intent of the Chapter to award a $1,000 scholarship each year, beginning with the 2018/2019 award cycle, until the funds are exhausted.
- Undergraduate student residing in the state of Connecticut, attending Central Connecticut State University and is a member of the SME Student Chapter at Central Connecticut State University
- Minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
- Pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Manufacturing Management or Manufacturing Engineering Technology
- Applicant can be a full or part time student