AIST Willy Korf Memorial Scholarship in USA, and applications are submitted till 2nd March 2015. AIST is inviting applications for Willy Korf Memorial Scholarship to study at an accredited North American college or university. Up to four US$3,000 one-year undergraduate scholarships will be awarded for the 2015—2016 school year to US students. Applicant should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. They must be a current university freshman, sophomore or junior. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): | USA
Level: Undergraduate (freshman, sophomore and junior) students enrolled at an accredited North American college or university.
Field(s): materials science, metallurgical, electrical, mechanical, industrial, chemical, environmental and computer engineering majors.
Deadline: 2nd March 2015.
Funded By: Association for Iron and Steel Technology
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): AIST Willy Korf Memorial Scholarship is targeted for Students of USA.
‣ Award No: Up to four memorial scholarships will be awarded.
‣ Scholarship Duration: These memorial scholarships will be awarded for one year.
‣ Scholarship covers: Up to four US$3,000 one-year scholarships will be awarded for the 2015—2016 school year. In addition, recipients will receive a one-year Material Advantage Membership.
‣ AIST Foundation AIST Willy Korf Memorial Scholarship awards are intended to attract talented and dedicated students and to encourage them to pursue careers within the iron and steel industry.
‣ The AIST Foundation Board of Trustees administers the scholarships, which are open to currently enrolled college students. Students may re-apply each year.
‣ Applicant must be a current university freshman, sophomore or junior.
‣ Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an engineering program at an accredited North American university.
‣ Qualified majors are metallurgy, materials science, chemical, electrical, mechanical, industrial, computer science, and environmental engineering.
‣ Applicant should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
‣ Applicant should have a demonstrated interest in a career in the iron and steel industry.
‣ Scholarships will be awarded to individuals who best exemplify the qualities of leadership and innovation for which Mr. Lincoln was so well known throughout his career.
‣ Applications will be evaluated and scored as follows:
Notification: Not Known
‣ Applications should be sent via post or email and must be included following documents.
‣ Resume should include all work history with any links to the steel industry, leadership positions and extracurricular activities.
‣ An essay, not to exceed two pages in length should convey a demonstrated interest in a career in the steel industry, your professional goals, and how your skills could be applied to enhance the industry.
‣ Three letters of recommendation which should address character, academic status, leadership potential, career commitment, and any interest and/or connection to the steel industry.
‣ A current academic transcript or other official documentation of academic standing and performance which should show a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
‣ Scholarship Applications are submitted till 2nd March 2015.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.