National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering-NACME Inc./NACME Scholars Program

Renewable award for African-American, American-Indian, or Latino student enrolled in a Baccalaureate engineering program. Award money is given to participating institutions who select applicants and disperse funds. High school seniors must be accepted by a College of Engineering (at the end of the freshman year, NACME assumes a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a scale of 4.0). Two-year community college transfers, i.e., those accepted for their third year of engineering study, must enter with at least a 2.7 cumulative GPA on a scale of a 4.0 and an Associate's Degree in engineering science (or the equivalent program of study). Check web site for details, http://www.nacme.org.

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
March 15
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
American Indian/Alaska Native, African-American/Black, Hispanic
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Engineering/Technology
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Vice President
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering-NACME Inc.
Address
One North Broadway, Suite 601
City, State, Zip
White Plains, NY , 10601-2318
Telephone
(914) 539-4010
E-mail
scholarships@nacme.org
Website
Website

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