University of Hawai at Manoa Engineering Scholarships 2009
Introduction: The College of Engineering at the University of Hawai`i at Manoa is offering two, merit-based scholarships for $5,000 each, to a junior or senior level engineering students transferring from a mainland institution into the University of Hawai`i at Manoa College of Engineering. The scholarship is renewable for up to two years to a total of $10,000, contingent upon maintaining good academic standing. Each recipient must meet the regular academic requirements for admission to the College.
Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:
1.Be a full-time, junior or senior level student who plans to major in engineering at the University of Hawai`i at Manoa College of Engineering
2.Have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or above upon transferring into the College of Engineering and must maintain it to renew the scholarship
3.Have no criminal felony record as self-affirmed through the application process
4.Have graduated from a Hawai`i high school
5.Preference shall be given to Electrical or Mechanical Engineering students
6.Preference for US Citizenship
How to Apply: To apply for the College of Engineering University of Hawaii at Manoa BAE Kama`aina Come Home Scholarship, complete the application package, including: A completed College of Engineering Common Application Form for Financial Assistance
a.One essay of 200 words or less detailing your degree of financial need, how you intend to use the scholarship, how you meet the scholarship criteria, and any other financially related matter.
b.A second essay of 200 words or less describing your career goals, campusand/or community activities, scholastic achievements and/or awards, desire to improve self and profession, community service, and any other extracurricular interests.
Application Form: http://www.eng.hawaii.edu/scholarships
Application Deadline: April 17, 2009