Scholarships

 

Florida Engineering Foundation, Inc.
Funds $30,000 in Engineering Scholarships
for the 2015-16 School Year!

The Florida Engineering Society scholarships are generously funded by the Florida Engineering Foundation, Inc. (FEF). Established in 1986, FEF is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit entity whose mission is to encourage and assist students in pursuing engineering careers and to educate the public about engineering. Furthermore, the Florida Engineering Foundation, Inc. promotes and enhances engineering education in Florida in order to position our state as a technological leader in the global economy. This year, FEF is pleased to announce that it will fund up to $30,000 for available scholarships.

Florida Engineering Society scholarships inspire and encourage the pursuit of an education focused on engineering. These scholarships are made possible by the generous tax deductible contributions of Florida Engineering Society members, private companies and the general public to the Florida Engineering Foundation, Inc.

Florida Engineering Foundation, Inc. contributions can be made online at https://www.fleng.org/donate.cfm or by sending your tax-deductible check made payable to the Florida Engineering Foundation, Inc. to the following address: Florida Engineering Foundation, Inc, P.O. Box 750, Tallahassee, FL 32302-0750.

 

High School Scholarships

Use this file to apply for one of 6 High School scholarships.  High School Applications are due February 12, 2016 to your Chapter Representatives.

High School Scholarship Instructions (PDF)

High School Scholarship Application (PDF)

University Scholarships

Use this application to be automatically entered to win one of 4 University Scholarships, and consideration for each of the named scholarships.  University Applications are due February 12, 2016 to your Chapter Representatives.

University Scholarship Application (PDF)

Named Scholarships

The Named Scholarships are awarded through the Florida Engineering Foundation, Inc. Please use the University Scholarships application for the named scholarships. If you have already submitted a University Scholarship application, we will also consider you for the named scholarships.  Chapter Representatives.

If you are interested in starting a named scholarship, please contact Kelly Harris-Jones either via email (Kelly@fleng.org) or phone (850-224-7121).  

                                                                             Named Scholarships (PDF)

Cesar A. Calas/FES Miami Chapter – Amount $1,000

  • Attend an accredited College of higher learning and enrolled in an engineering program approved by the Florida Engineering Society scholarship committee
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Maintain 12 credit hours per semester
  • Exemplary citizenship standards
  • Permanent (non-school) residence in Miami-Dade or Monroe County

David F. Ludovici – Amount $1,000

  • Enrolled full time in an ABET accredited Florida engineering school
  • Interested in Civil, Structural, or Consulting Engineering

Eric Primavera Memorial Scholarship – Amount $1,000

  • Enrolled full time in an ABET accredited Florida engineering school
  • Preference will be given to students desiring to attend Florida Institute of Technology

Raymond W. Miller, PE and Alice E. Miller Scholarship – Amount $1,000

  • Enrolled full time in an ABET accredited Florida engineering school.
  • Preference will be given to students desiring to attend the University of Florida.

Raymond W. Miller, PE Scholarship – Amount $2,500

  • This scholarship is one of the University scholarships. The same criteria applies.

Richard B. Gassett, PE Scholarship Amount $2,500

  • This scholarship is one of the University scholarships. The same criteria applies.

Firm Scholarships

There are also opportunities for sponsorship of endowed scholarships by interested companies.

If your company is interested in sponsoring the FES scholarship program,
please contact Kelly Harris-Jones either via email (mailto:Kelly@fleng.org) or phone (850-224-7121).

If you have questions about any of the scholarships above, please contact your Chapter Representatives. For additional questions or information, please contact  either via email (mailto:kelly@fleng.org) or phone (850-224-7121).

Additional Scholarships

FICE/ACEC Scholarships

We’re Passionate About Engineering Education, Help Us Help a Future Engineer.Do you know a junior, senior, fifth, master’s or PhD student who is enrolled in an ABET-accredited engineering or surveying program? Please let them know that FICE offers a $5,000 scholarship. Recipients of the awards will be evaluated in work experience, extra-curricular and community activity, references, grade point average, and a written essay. Applications are due Feb 12, 2016. Click here for the 2016 Scholarship Application.

The FICE scholarship recipient will be forwarded to ACEC for consideration for ACEC Scholarships:

  • ACEC’s College of Fellows, will award three general scholarships in 2016.
  • ACEC Scholar of the Year Scholarship
  • Kennedy/Jenks Consultants Scholarship in Honor of David D. Kennedy
  • Small Firm Council Scholarship
  • In addition, ACEC/RMF will award one (1) Specialty Scholarship:
  • Council of American Structural Engineers (CASE) Scholarship
  • The general scholarships are open to all eligible students seeking a degree in engineering while the specialty
  • CASE scholarship is limited to students pursuing a master’s degree in structural engineering.

 

FICE Applications are due by February 12, 2016:
Attn: Chad Faison
Florida Engineering Society
125 S. Gadsden Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301

For additional questions or information, please contact Chad Faison via email (CFaison@fleng.org).

FECON Scholarships

The Florida Engineers in Construction are pleased to announce the availability of a $1,000 scholarship. To be eligible an applicant must:

 

  • Be currently enrolled or accepted into a Florida university engineering program.
  • Be in or entering his/her junior or senior year.
  • Have at least a 3.0 average on a 4.0 scale.
  • Be recommended by an engineering faculty member.
  • Be interested in pursuing a career in the field of construction.

If no qualified applications are received, FECON reserves the right not to award a scholarship. The selection of the scholarship recipient is made by the FECON Administrative Committee and is final.

FECON Application (PDF)

FECON applications deadline for submittal extended until March 1, 2014:
Attn: Kelly Harris-Jones
Florida Engineering Society
125 S. Gadsden Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301

For additional questions or information, please contact Kelly Harris-Jones either via email (kelly@fleng.org) or phone (850-224-7121).

FPEG Fellowships

The Florida Professional Engineers in Government are pleased to announce the availability of a $1000 fellowship. To be eligible an applicant must:

 

  • Be eligible to be a member of the Florida Engineering Society.
  • Be employed by a government agency in an engineering position.
  • Be enrolled in or accepted by a graduate program to obtain an advanced degree in engineering, engineering management, public administration, public works administration or business administration (copy of acceptance letter).

If no qualified applications are received, FPEG reserves the right not to award a fellowship or to select a winner from the applications received by the FES scholarship committee. Preference will be given to upper division engineering students with an interest in working for a government agency.

FPEG Fellowship Application (PDF)

 

FPEG applications deadline for submittal extended until March 4, 2016:
Attn: Kelly Harris-Jones
Florida Engineering Society
125 S. Gadsden Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301

For additional questions or information, please contact Kelly Harris-Jones either via email (kelly@fleng.org) or phone (850-224-7121).

Chapter Scholarships

FES Chapters may also offer local scholarships. Please contact your local scholarship coordinator to inquire about scholarship opportunities. Coordinator contact list.

For up to date Scholarship information, visit: www.fleng.org/scholarships.cfm