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General Information

Name SME Education Foundation Family Scholarship
Number of Awards
Award Value $20,000
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 SME Education Foundation seeks to support the children or grandchildren of SME members, and to encourage their pursuit of careers in manufacturing engineering and technology. This highly competitive scholarship, made possible by the E. Wayne Kay Scholarship Fund, will be awarded to students who demonstrate academic excellence and an interest in manufacturing engineering or related technology.

Selection Criteria:
* Overall academic excellence
* Communication skills
* Interpersonal skills (e.g. leadership, teamwork, group, etc.)
* Demonstrated interest and aptitude for potential future success in a manufacturing engineering, manufacturing engineering technology, or closely related field.
* Extracurricular activities

Renewal Requirements:
* The winner must continue to comply with all eligibility requirements and maintain a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
* The winner must submit the Intent to Renew Form and copies of the previous year's transcripts to the Foundation prior to the start of the next academic year.