SME Education Foundation Family Scholarship

The SME Education Foundation Family Scholarships are awarded annually to students who meet the criteria below.  Four students will be selected, one student will receive a $40,000 scholarship payable over four years.  The remaining three students will each receive $20,000 scholarships payable over four years.

Qualifying Criteria:

Must have at least one parent or grandparent who has been an SME member in good standing for the last two years. This includes step-mothers and step-fathers.

Pursuing a degree in manufacturing engineering, manufacturing engineering technology, or a closely related engineering field of study at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada.

Graduating High School senior or undergraduate student with up to 30 credit hours completed.

Must enroll full-time at the college or university of choice.

Overall High School GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Minimum SAT score of 1000 and/or ACT score of 21

Must reside within the United States or Canada

Demonstrate academic excellence and an interest in manufacturing engineering or related technology  

Renewal Requirements Must comply with all eligibility requirements and maintain a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale Submit Intent to Renew Form and copies of the previous year’s transcripts to the Foundation prior to the start of the next academic year.