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Association for Iron and Steel Technology

AIST Baltimore Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
AIST Detroit Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
AIST Northwest Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
AIST Ronald E. Lincoln Memorial Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
AIST San Francisco Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
AIST William E. Schwabe Memorial Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
AIST Willy Korf Memorial Fund (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
AIST Benjamin F. Fairless Scholarships (AIME) (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Midwest Chapter Scholarships – Jack Gill (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Globe-Trotters Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Midwest Chapter Scholarships – Betty McKern (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Midwest Chapter Scholarships – Don Nelson (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Midwest Chapter Scholarships - Engineering (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Midwest Chapter Scholarships – Mel Nickel (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Midwest Chapter Scholarships - Non-Engineering (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Midwest Chapter Scholarships – Western States Award (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Northeastern Ohio Chapter Scholarships - Alfred B. Glossbrenner and John Klusch Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Ohio Valley Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
AIST David H. Samson Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Southeast Member Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

186 Thorn Hill Rd.
Warrendale, PA 15086-7528
Ph: (724)776-6040
Fax: (724)776-1880
E-mail: [email protected]
URL:http://www.aist.org

AIST Baltimore Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To enhance education and careers in engineering or metallurgy. Focus: Engineering; Metallurgy. Qualif.: Applicant must be a dependent or a spouse of a commendable member of the AIST Baltimore Chapter Scholarship; must be attending an eligible, full-time course in the field of engineering at an institution; demonstrate interest towards a career in the field of iron and steel industry. Criteria: Recipients are selected by the Scholarship Award Committee.

Funds Avail.: $1,500. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of transcripts; two essays about the applicant's accomplishments, and the applicant's interest/involvement in the steel and iron industry. Send all documents to: AIST Baltimore Chapter Scholarships, Thomas J. Russo, 1430 Sparrows Point Blvd. Sparrows Point, MD 21219-1014. Deadline: April 30. Contact: Thomas J. Russo, 410-388-4337, [email protected]

AIST Detroit Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To enhance education and careers in the iron and steel-related industry. Focus: Engineering; Metallurgy. Qualif.: Applicant must be a dependent of an AIST Detroit Chapter member in good standing for two or more consecutive years; have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate student majoring in engineering, metallurgy or materials science program at an accredited North American university; demonstrate interest towards a career in the field of iron and steel industry. Criteria: Recipients are selected by the Scholarship Award Committee.

Funds Avail.: $2,500. Number Awarded: 2. To Apply: Applicant must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; three letters of recommendation (addressing character, academic status, leadership potential and career commitment) from a high school counselor or college academic advisor, teacher/professor or a previous employer; copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of current transcripts; an essay (maximum of 2 pages) about the applicant's professional goals, interest in a career in the iron and steel industry, and how the applicant's skills could be applied to enhance the industry. Requirements must be sent to: AIST Detroit Member Chapter Scholarships, c/o Judith A. Quinn, Chapter Secretary 41158 Savage Road Belleville, MI 48111. Deadline: April 30. Contact: Judith Quinn, 313-319-2815, [email protected]

AIST Northwest Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To enhance education and careers in the field of engineering. Focus: Engineering. Qualif.: Applicant must be a relative of a member of the AIST Northwest Member Chapter; must be a Pacific Northwest student; must demonstrate great interest in the iron and steel profession. Chemistry, metallurgy, mathematics, engineering and physics students are also qualified for the scholarships. Criteria: Priority will be given to engineering students. Academic achievements in chemistry, mathematics and physics are a major basis for the selection. Extra-curricular activities and student statements are also considered.

Funds Avail.: $1,000. Number Awarded: 2. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a

counselor, teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 2 pages) with one of the topics: Purpose in going to college; beneficial experience during the last two summers; most significant experiences and effect on future plans; accomplishments providing the greatest satisfaction; reason why the applicant should be chosen as the recipient of the award. Requirements must be sent to: Gerardo L. Giraldo, Quality Assurance Manager Nucor Steel Seattle, Inc. Washington Steel Division 2424 SW Andover St., Seattle, Washington 98106-1100. Deadline: April 30. Contact: Gerardo L. Giraldo at [email protected] 206-933-2245.

AIST Ronald E. Lincoln Memorial Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To enhance education and careers iron and steel-related industries. Focus: Engineering; Metallurgy. Qualif.: Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an engineering, metallurgy or materials science program at an accredited North American university; have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; demonstrate interest toward a career in the field of iron and steel industry. Criteria: Recipients are selected based on the application materials submitted.

Funds Avail.: $3,000. Number Awarded: 2. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; three letters of recommendation (addressing character, academic status, leadership potential and career commitment) from a college academic advisor, professor and previous employer; transcripts; an essay (maximum of 2 pages) about the applicant's professional goals, interest in a career in the iron and steel industry, and how the applicant's skills could be applied to enhance the industry. Deadline: March 2.

Remarks: Established by Chaparral Steel. Contact: Lori Wharrey [email protected] or 724-776-6040 ext.621.

AIST San Francisco Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide financial assistance to students who are planning to enter an accredited North American school. Focus: General studies. Qualif.: Applicant must be related to a San Francisco Chapter member; must be planning to attend or currently enrolled at an accredited university or college (full-time course only). Criteria: Recipients are selected by the Scholarship Award Committee.

Funds Avail.: $1,500. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a counselor, teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of transcripts; an essay (not more than 250 words) that answers the question, “Why are you motivated to attend college and how do you hope to utilize your degree after you graduate?”. All requirements must be sent to: Frank Martucci Department Manager - Project Development USS-POSCO Industries 900 Loveridge Rd. Pittsburg, CA 94565. Deadline: April 30. Contact: Frank Martucci at 925-439-6708 [email protected]

AIST William E. Schwabe Memorial Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To enhance education and careers in iron and steel-related industries. Focus: Engineering; Metallurgy. Qualif.: Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an engineering, metallurgy or materials science program at an accredited North American university; have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; demonstrate interest in a career in the iron and steel industry. Criteria: Recipient will be selected based on the application materials submitted.

Funds Avail.: $3,000. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; three letters of recommendation (addressing character, academic status, leadership potential and career commitment) from a college academic advisor, professor and previous employer; transcripts; an essay (maximum of 2 pages) about the applicant's professional goals, interest in a career in the iron and steel industry, and how the applicant's skills could be applied to enhance the industry. Deadline: March 2.

Remarks: Established in 2005 by the Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA). Contact: Lori Wharrey at [email protected] aist.org or 724-776-6040, ext. 621.

AIST Willy Korf Memorial Fund (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To enhance education and careers in iron and steel-related industry. Focus: Engineering; Metallurgy. Qualif.: Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an engineering, metallurgy or materials science program at an accredited North American university; have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; demonstrate interest in a career in the iron and steel industry. Criteria: Recipients are selected based on the application materials submitted.

Funds Avail.: $3,000. Number Awarded: 3. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; three letters of recommendation which address the applicant's character, academic status, leadership potential and career commitment from a college academic advisor, professor and previous employer; transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 2 pages) about the applicant's professional goals, interest in a career in the iron and steel industry, and how the applicant's skills could be applied to enhance the industry. Deadline: March 2.

Remarks: Established by Korf Lurgi Steeltec, Inc. Contact: Lori Wharrey [email protected] or 724-776-6040, ext. 621.

AIST Benjamin F. Fairless Scholarships (AIME) (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To enhance education and careers in the iron and steel-related industries. Focus: Engineering; Metallurgy. Qualif.: Applicant must be enrolled full-time in an engineering, metallurgy or materials science program at an accredited North American university; have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; demonstrate interest toward a career in the field of iron and steel industry. Criteria: Recipient is selected based on the application and other documents.

Funds Avail.: $2,000. Number Awarded: 11. To Apply: Applicant must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; an essay (maximum of 2 pages) about the applicant's professional goals, interest in a career in the steel industry, and how the applicant's skills could be applied to enhance the industry; three letters of recommendation (addressing the character, academic status, leadership potential and career commitment) from a college academic advisor, professor and previous employer; and transcripts. Deadline: March 2.

Remarks: Established in 1954. Contact: Lori Wharrey at [email protected] or 724-776-6040 ext. 621.

Midwest Chapter Scholarships - Jack Gill (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide educational assistance to engineering students. Focus: Engineering. Qualif.: Applicant must be a

graduating high school student or a full-time freshman, sophomore or junior student in good academic standing from an accredited institution. Criteria: Recipient will be selected according to merit.

Funds Avail.: $3,000. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a counselor, teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 2 pages) describing the applicant's objectives for college and career. Requirements should be sent to: AIST Midwest Member Chapter Scholarships c/o Barry Felton 250 W US Highway 12 Burns Harbor, IN 46304. Deadline: March 15. Contact: Barry Felton [email protected], 219-787-4280.

Globe-Trotters Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To enhance education and careers in the iron and steel-related industry. Focus: Metallurgy. Qualif.: Applicant must be a dependent of a member (Globe-Trotters member must also be a current member of AIST); be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university. Postgraduate students are also qualified for the scholarships. Criteria: Recipients are selected based on the submitted essay, academic and extracurricular activities.

Funds Avail.: $2,500. Number Awarded: 5. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; resume; copy of SAT/ACT scores; a copy of transcripts; an essay (maximum of 300 words) about the reason the applicant has selected the particular field of study, and an explanation on how the scholarship will be applied, such as tuition, books, etc. All required documents, together with the application, must be sent to: Globe-Trotter Scholarships Dennis Foster Day Melter Nucor Steel Texas PO Box 126 Jewett, TX 75846. Deadline: April 30. Contact: Dennis Foster at [email protected], Phone: 903-626-4461 ext. 606, Fax: 903-626-6295.

Midwest Chapter Scholarships - Betty McKern (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide educational assistance to engineering students. Focus: Engineering. Qualif.: Applicant must be a graduating female high school student or a full-time freshman, sophomore or junior student in good academic standing from an accredited institution. Criteria: Recipient will be selected according to merits.

Funds Avail.: $3,000. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a counselor, teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 2 pages) describing the applicant's objectives for college and career. Requirements should be sent to: AIST Midwest Member Chapter Scholarships c/o Barry Felton 250 W US Highway 12 Burns Harbor, IN 46304. Deadline: March 15. Contact: Barry Felton [email protected], 219-787-4280.

Midwest Chapter Scholarships - Don Nelson (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide educational assistance to engineering students. Focus: Engineering. Qualif.: Applicant must be a graduating high school student or a full-time freshman, sophomore or junior student in good academic standing from an accredited institution. Criteria: Grantee will be selected according to merit.

Funds Avail.: $3,000. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a counselor, teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 2 pages) describing the applicant's objectives for college and career. Requirements should be sent to: AIST Midwest Member Chapter Scholarships c/o Barry Felton 250 W US Highway 12 Burns Harbor, IN 46304. Deadline: March 15. Contact: Barry Felton [email protected], 219-787-4280.

Midwest Chapter Scholarships -Engineering (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide educational assistance to engineering students. Focus: Engineering. Qualif.: Applicant must be a graduating high school student or a full-time freshman, sophomore or junior student in good academic standing from an accredited institution. Criteria: Recipients will be selected according to merit.

Funds Avail.: $1,500. Number Awarded: 2. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a counselor, teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; a copy of transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 2 pages) describing the applicant's objectives for college and career. Requirements should be sent to: AIST Midwest Member Chapter Scholarships c/o Barry Felton 250 W US Highway 12 Burns Harbor, IN 46304. Deadline: March 15. Contact: Barry Felton [email protected], 219-787-4280.

Midwest Chapter Scholarships - Mel Nickel (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide educational assistance to engineering students. Focus: Engineering. Qualif.: Applicant must be a graduating high school student or a full-time freshman, sophomore or junior student in good academic standing from an accredited institution. Criteria: Recipients will be selected according to merit.

Funds Avail.: $3,000. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a counselor, teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 2 pages) describing the applicant's objectives for college and career. Requirements should be sent to: AIST Midwest Member Chapter Scholarships c/o Barry Felton 250 W US Highway 12 Burns Harbor, IN 46304. Deadline: March 15. Contact: Barry Felton [email protected], 219-787-4280.

Midwest Chapter Scholarships - Non-Engineering (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide educational assistance to non-engineering students. Focus: General studies. Qualif.: Applicant must be a graduating high school student or a full-time freshman, sophomore or junior student in good academic standing from an accredited institution. Criteria: Beneficiary will be selected according to merit.

Funds Avail.: $1,500. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a Counselor, Teacher or Professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; a copy of transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 2 pages) describing the applicant's objectives for college and career. Requirements should be sent to: AIST Midwest Member Chapter Scholarships c/o Barry Felton 250 W US Highway 12 Burns Harbor, IN 46304. Deadline: March 15. Contact: Barry Felton [email protected], 219-787-4280.

Midwest Chapter Scholarships - Western States Award (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide educational assistance to both engineering and non-engineering students. Focus: General studies. Qualif.: Applicant must be a graduating high school student or a full-time freshman, sophomore or junior in good academic standing from an accredited institution. Criteria: Recipients will be selected according to merit.

Funds Avail.: $3,000. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a counselor, teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 2 pages) describing the applicant's objectives for college and career. Requirements should be sent to: AIST Midwest Member Chapter Scholarships c/o Barry Felton 250 W US Highway 12 Burns Harbor, IN 46304. Deadline: March 15. Contact: Barry Felton [email protected], 219-787-4280.

Northeastern Ohio Chapter Scholarships - Alfred B. Glossbrenner and John Klusch Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide educational assistance to students who wish to pursue their education and career in engineering and metallurgy. Focus: Engineering; Metallurgy. Qualif.: Applicant must be a dependent of an at least two-year member of the Association for Iron and Steel Technology, which must be a U.S. citizen or a U.S landed immigrant. Applicant should also be a full-time student from an accredited North American University; pursuing education in the field of engineering or metallurgy. Chemistry, geology, mathematics or physics students are also qualified for the scholarships. Criteria: Recipient is selected based on academic achievements in science (i.e. chemistry, mathematics and physics); extra-curricular activities and student statements will also be considered.

Funds Avail.: $2,000. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a counselor, teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 2 pages) with one of the topics: Purpose in going to college; beneficial experience during the last two summers; most significant experiences and effect on future plans; accomplishments providing the greatest satisfaction; reason why the applicant should be chosen as the recipient of the award. All documents and application should be sent to: Richard J. Kurz, Chapter Secretary AIST Northeastern Ohio Chapter 22831 East State Street, Rte. 62 Alliance, Ohio 44601. Deadline: April 30. Contact: Richard J. Kurz at [email protected], 330-821-7198 ext.109.

Ohio Valley Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To enhance education and careers in engineering, metallurgy, physical science, computer technology or an engineering technology field. Focus: Engineering; Metallurgy; Physical sciences. Qualif.: Applicant must be a dependent or member of Ohio Valley Chapter of the AIST; planning to attend or currently enrolled full-time curriculum at an accredited university or college; pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering/Engineering Technology, Environmental Engineering/Sciences, Metallurgy, Physical Sciences, Computer Technology, Computer Programming, Information Systems Technology, Chemistry, Biology/Microbiology, Physics, other engineering-related fields, or other related fields approved by the committee. Criteria: Recipient is selected based on academic performance and achievements in mathematics and science, extracurricular activities and essays.

Funds Avail.: $1,000. Number Awarded: 2. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a counselor and teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of transcripts; an essay (maximum of 2 pages) with either one of the topics: purpose in going to college; beneficial experience during the last two summers; most significant experiences and effect on future plans; accomplishments providing the greatest satisfaction; reasons why he/she should be chosen as the recipient of the award. All requirements must be sent to: Jeff McKain, 11451 Reading Road Cincinnati, OH 45241. Or thru email, Attn: AIST Scholarship, E-mail subject: AIST Scholarship to [email protected] Deadline: March 31. Contact: Jeff Mckain 513-200-3000.

AIST David H. Samson Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide financial support for Canadian students who are pursuing a career in engineering. Focus: Engineering. Qualif.: Applicant must be a dependent of a Canadian citizen or an immigrant who is a commendable member of the Association for Iron and Steel Technology; must be attending full-time engineering course at an accredited Canadian university or college. Chemistry, geology, mathematics or physics students are also welcome for the scholarships. Criteria: Priority will be given to engineering students.

Funds Avail.: $2,000. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicant must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation (from a counselor, teacher or professor); a copy of SAT/ACT scores; a copy of current transcripts; an essay (1-2 pages) with either one of the topics: purpose in going to college; beneficial experience during the last two summers, most significant experiences and effect on future plans; accomplishments providing the greatest satisfaction; reasons why he/she should be chosen as the recipient of the award. All requirements should be sent to: Robert Kneale, AIST Northern Member Chapter, David H. Samson Canadian Scholarship PO Box 1734 Cambridge, ON NIR7G8 Canada. Deadline: June 30.

Remarks: Managed by the AIST Northern Member Chapter. Contact: Robert Kneale at 519-740-2488, [email protected] gerdauameristeel.com.

Southeast Member Chapter Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide educational assistance to students who are planning a career in Engineering or the sciences. Focus: Engineering. Qualif.: Applicant must be a Southeast Chapter student; planning to take up courses in engineering, sciences or other majors related to iron and steel production. Criteria: Recipient will be selected based on the SAT or ACT scores for college applicants and on the applicant's GPA from an accredited college or institution (non-first year student). Extra-curricular activities and student's written essays are also considered.

Funds Avail.: $1,500. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application form available at the website; a resume; a recommendation/evaluation from a counselor, teacher or professor; copy of SAT/ACT scores; copy of transcripts; and an essay (maximum of 250 words)

discussing the applicant's involvement in high school and the reason why the applicant deserves the scholarship. All documents together with the application should be sent to: AIST Southeast Chapter Mike Hutson, Secretary 803 Floyd St., Kings Mountain, NC, 29086. Deadline: April 30. Contact: Mike Hutson at [email protected]

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