SME Education Foundation PRIME Educational Scholarship

Our PRIME® initiative actively engages and builds a collaborative network between students, educators and industry to grow and train the next generation workforce while driving interest and awareness in manufacturing. Students who are enrolled in one of our PRIME schools can benefit from this educational grant.

Qualifying Criteria:

  • Must have graduated from a PRIME® high school as designated by the SME Education Foundation Graduating High School senior or entering college freshman and be seeking a career in manufacturing engineering or technology or related engineering disciplines.
  • Full-time undergraduate student enrolled in a degree program at a two or four year college/university or trade school in the United States or Canada
  • Must possess an overall minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Students may submit a scholarship application in succeeding years.
  • Need is not a consideration in awarding this scholarship except when two or more applicants have equal qualifications.