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Scholarships/Fellowships

Numerous scholarships are available for degrees in the energy industry worldwide. Check out the following organizations to see details on the funds they have available.

Petroleum Engineering Scholarships – Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) scholarship funds are available from many sources for students interested in pursuing careers in the oil and gas industry. Scholarships are offered throughout the world by SPE, the SPE Foundation, local SPE sections, and others.

 

Geology Scholarships and Grants - Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEG)
The AEG Foundation is dedicated to advancing research, education, and public awareness in the field of engineering geology and the related fields of environmental geology and hydrogeology. The programs of the Foundation are supported by public and corporate donations and by bequests.  The AEG Foundation manages ten funds including four scholarships.

Mechanical Engineering Scholarships – American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
ASME offers several scholarship and financial support opportunities for students pursuing degrees in mechanical engineering.

Nuclear Engineering Scholarships – American Nuclear Society (ANS)
ANS plays an important role in helping students complete their post-high school education and prepare for careers in nuclear science and technology (NS&T).  More than 20 scholarships named after pioneers and leaders in NS&T and other general scholarships are awarded each year to students with outstanding academic credentials.

Chemical Engineering Scholarships - American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
AICHE gives scholarships to exemplary high school seniors to encourage them in their endeavors in chemical engineering. The Institute is committed to introducing high school students to careers in Fuels & Petrochemicals through its programs, helping to fuel the industry’s need for top talent.

Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum Engineering Scholarships - American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers (AIME)
The AIME Benjamin J Fairless Scholarships assist a full-time  undergraduate student with a genuine demonstrated interest in a career in the iron and steel industry and majoring in the field of metallurgy, materials science, chemical, electrical, mechanical, industrial, and computer engineering at an accredited U.S. college or university.

More Mining and Metallurgy Scholarships - Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration Inc (SME)
The SME Foundation offers multiple scholarships to student members who are interested in a career in the minerals industry. 

Civil Engineering Scholarships and Fellowships - American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE)
The American Society of Civil Engineers offers many scholarships and research fellowships to undergraduates and graduates pursuing the field of civil engineering.

Geophysics and Geosciences Scholarships - Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
SEG Foundation Scholarships encourage the study of geophysics and related geosciences. Thanks to the generosity of our donors, the SEG Foundation offers a range of different scholarship opportunities.

Naval and Marine Engineering Scholarships - Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
SNAME offers competitive scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students of naval architecture and marine engineering.

More Marine Engineering Scholarships and Awards - Institute of Marine Engineering, Science, and Technology (IMarEST)
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science, and Technology offers three types of scholarship to students in marine engineering, science and technology.

Materials Sciences and Testing Student Awards - American Society for Testing and Materials International (ASTM)
ASTM have awards specifically directed at recognizing the accomplishments of students. Through paper competitions and other contests, students can win valuable scholarships to use toward their continuing education.

Science and Engineering Funding for Women - Women Into Science and Engineering Campaign  (WISE)
WISE UK provides links to a variety of scholarships for women in STEM fields, particularly in science and engineering. 

UK Engineering and Technology Scholarships - The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
IET Awards provide funding and grants for students at UK universities studying engineering and technology.

Electrical Engineering Scholarships and Awards - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
IEEE offers a variety of scholarships, grants, and fellowships for students pursuing electrical engineering.