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Scholarship Donors

SME Education Foundation scholarship funds annually support graduating high school seniors, undergraduates and graduate students pursuing two-year, four-year or advanced degrees in manufacturing or engineering. These funds reflect the continued commitment and generosity of corporate and community contributors, individual donors, and SME member chapters. The Foundation is grateful for their dedication to help us inspire, prepare and support the next generation of manufacturing and engineering talent.

Corporate Donors

Thank you to our corporate donors for establishing SME Education Foundation scholarships.

Individual Donors Estate Donors Chapter Donors

Individual Scholarship Donors

Arthur and Gladys Cervenka
Margo and Marcus B. Crotts, FSME, CMfgE
Connie and Robert Gunter, LSME
Clinton J. Helton, CMfgE, PE
M. Eugene Merchant Family and Friends
Clarence and Josephine Myers
Kenneth C. Novak, LSME
Sally Novek and Family
Edward S. Roth, FSME, CMfgE, PE
Alvin and June Sabroff
Richard Sarns
George Schneider Jr., CMfgE
Linda and Cecil Schneider, FSME, LSME, PE
Ingeborg and George Schneider Jr., CMfgE
Family and Friends of Donald Smith
Robert L. Vaughn, CMfgE
Myrtle and Earl Walker
Marie Weisel, Family and Friends
Carol Wischmeyer

Scholarship Donors from Estates

Estate of Marcus and Margo Crotts
Estate of Wayne Ewing
Estate of Lucile B. Kaufman
Estate of E. Wayne & Beulah Kay
Estate of Guiliano Mazzetti
Estate of Jerome & Raidelle Newman
Estate of Allen Weber

SME Chapter Scholarship Donors

SME Chapter 1 - Detroit Founding Chapter
SME Chapter 4 - Milwaukee
SME Chapter 6 - Fairfield County
SME Chapter 7 - Hartford
SME Chapter 17 - St. Louis
SME Chapter 21 - Cincinnati
SME Chapter 23 - Quad Cities
SME Chapter 31 - Peoria
SME Chapter 39 - Seattle
SME Chapter 52 - Wichita
SME Chapter 56 - Fort Wayne
SME Chapter 57 - Kansas City (MO)
SME Chapter 63 - Portland, Family and Friends
SME Chapter 67 - Phoenix
SME Chapter 69 - Oakland/Macomb, Friends and Family
SME Chapter 77 - Denver
SME Chapter 79 - Ann Arbor
SME Chapter 93 - Albuquerque
SME Chapter 105 - Memphis
SME Chapter 116 - Kalamazoo
SME Chapter 198 - Downriver
SME Chapter 260 - Silicon Forest
SME Chapter 311 - Tri Cities
North Central (Region 9)
Desert Pacific Region 12


Endowed Scholarship

Establishing a Scholarship

Help support post-secondary educational opportunities for students pursuing careers in manufacturing technology and closely related disciplines.
SME Membership Scholarship

Scholarship Opportunities

The Foundation awards millions of dollars in scholarships every year to graduating high school seniors and both undergraduate and graduate students.