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General Information

Name Detroit Chapter One - Founding Chapter Scholarship Award
Number of Awards 3
Award Value $1,000
Award Type Merit-Based Scholarship
Accept Applications Until February 1
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Contact Information

Contact Kathy Carter
Program Administrator
Society of Manufacturing Engineers
One SME Drive, PO Box 930
Dearborn, Michigan 48121-0930
Phone (313)425-3300
Fax (313)425-3411

Scholarship Description

The Detroit Chapter One - Founding Chapter Scholarship Award Fund will offer three scholarship awards. One award will be available in each of the following three academic levels to a student member of the SME student chapters sponsored by Detroit Chapter One.

* Associate degree and equivalent programs.
* Baccalaureate degree programs.
* Graduate degree programs.

1. Scholarship applicants must be full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in a manufacturing engineering, manufacturing engineering technology or closely related degree or certificate program at one of the following sponsored institutions. Preference will be given to a member in good standing of their respective SME Student Chapter or SME-Detroit Chapter One - The Founding Chapter.
* Wayne State University, Student Chapter S004
* Lawrence Technological University, Student Chapter S011
* University of Detroit-Mercy, Student Chapter S081
* Focus: Hope, Center for Advanced Technologies, Student Chapter S279
* Henry Ford Community College, Student Chapter S331
* Macomb Community College, Student Chapter S071
* University of Michigan - Dearborn, Student Chapter S326

2. Applicants must possess an overall minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 Scale.

3. Applicants must demonstrate good character and leadership.

4. Preference will be given to applicants involved in SME Student Chapter activities at their respective institution or SME-Detroit Chapter One - The Founding Chapter.

5. Need is not a consideration in awarding scholarships except when two or more applicants have equal qualifications.