External Scholarships

A wide array of scholarships from a variety of sources are available to students and are based on criteria such as academic program, special interests, organizational participation and much more. We know the search can be daunting, so we’ve compiled a list of scholarships that may apply to SCE students.

These independent scholarships are administered by external organizations and are not affiliated with the School of Computing and Engineering scholarship program. We recommend using this page as a resource to begin your investigation into external computing and engineering scholarships, keeping in mind that this list is not exhaustive.

Name of ScholarshipAmountWebsiteEligible Degree ProgramsApplicant RequirementsYear Requirment
IEEE Power & Energy Society Scholarship Plus Initiative $7,000 IEEE PES Electrical and Computer Engineering
Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO) Senior Undergraduate Scholarship $5,000 - $10,000 ASDSO Civil Engineering US Resident Senior
ISA ChemPID Scholarship $2,000 ISA
ISA Educational Foundation Scholarship $2,000 ISA Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate
Rubinos-Mesia Scholarship $2,500 SEF Civil Engineering Minority Applicants Only
Max Zar Scholarship $2,500 SEF Civil Engineering
SEF Graduate Award $2,500 SEF Civil Engineering Graduate
SEF Undergraduate Award $2,500 SEF Civil Engineering Junior, Senior
UMKC Friends of the Library $1,000 UMKC All
Besser Scholarship $2,500 Besser & ACPA Civil Engineering
AGMA Foundation Scholarship $2,000-$5,000 AGMA Foundation
Reentry Woman Scholarship Award $500 American Association of University Women
ISA Kansas City Scholarship $1000 ISA Kansas City Section Missouri Resident
MCIB Scholarship $1,500-$2000 Concrete Promotional Group Mechanical Engineering Missouri Resident Junior, Senior
Microsoft Tuition Scholarship Full Tuition Microsoft Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Information Technology
J.R. Popalisky Scholarship Fund $1000 American Water Works Association Civil Engineering US Resident
WTS Sharon D. Banks Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship $1,000 WTS Contact Email Female Applicants Only
WTS Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship $1,000 WTS Contact Email Female Applicants Only
SMART Scholarship for Service Program $25,000 - 38,000 SMART Scholarship All US Resident
Google SVA Scholarship $10,000 Google Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering Armed Services Veteran Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate
Google Lime Scholarship $10,0000 Google Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate
Generation Google Scholarship $10,000 Google Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering Minority Applicants Only Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate
Women Techmakers Scholars Program $10,000 Women Techmakers - Google Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering Female Applicants Only Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate
The Science Ambassador Scholarship Full Tuition Coverage Cards Against Humanity All Female Applicants Only Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship $10,000 Google Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Zenefits Scholarship $6000 Zenefits All US Resident Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
The Builders’ Association's Scholarship $3,000 The Builders' Association Civil Engineering US Resident Not Required
disABLEDperson Scholarship $2000 disABLEDperson, Inc All Not Required
Plasticplace Young Entrepreneurs Scholarship $1,500 Plasticplace All US Resident Freshman
McGowan’s Heating and Air Conditioning Scholarship $1,500 McGowans Mechanical Engineering US Resident Freshman
EERI/FEMA NEHRP Graduate Fellowship Application $12,000 EERI Civil Engineering US Resident Graduate
Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Varies Pro-Fellow Electrical and Computer Engineering, Civil Engineering US Resident Graduate
Whitaker International Fellowship Program Varies Whitaker Electrical and Computer Engineering US Resident Graduate
Veterans United Foundation Scholarship Veterans United All Armed Services Veteran Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate, Post-Graduate
Unplag Scholarship $6,000 Zenefits All US Resident Freshman, Sophomore, Junior
Unplag Scholarship $2,000 Unplag All Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate
UMKC Friends of the Library $1,000 UMKC Library All
Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship Awards $10,000 UNCF All US Resident, Minority Applicants Only Junior
Merck Graduate Science Research Dissertation Fellowships $10,000 umsi.uncf.org/sif All US Resident, Minority Applicants Only Graduate
Merck Postdoctoral Science Research Fellowships $15,000 UNCF All US Resident, Minority Applicants Only Graduate
B.J. Harrod Scholarship $1,000 SWE Electrical and Computer Engineering, Information Technology Freshman
American Transmission Co. Scholarship $1,500 SWE Electrical and Computer Engineering, Civil Engineering Female Applicants Only Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Anne Maureen Whitney Barrow Memorial Scholarship $7,000 SWE All Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Anne Shen Smith Endowed Scholarship $1,000 SWE All US Resident Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Admiral Grace Murray Hopper Scholarship $1,500 SWE Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, All Female Applicants Only Freshman
NAWIC Construction Trades Scholarship $500 - $2,500 NAWIC Civil Engineering Sophomore, Junior, Senior
NAWIC Undergraduate Scholarship $500 - $2,500 NAWIC Civil Engineering US Resident Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Ada I. Pressman Memorial Scholarship $5,000 SWE All Female Applicants Only Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate
Solar Action Alliance Scholarship $1,000 Solar Action Alliance All
SPFE Scholarship Varies Missouri SPFE All Missouri Resident Sophomore