Engineering Undergraduate Award

Award Information

  • Purpose: To provide a financial incentive to engineering undergraduate students enrolled in engineering programs accredited by ABET or its equivalent to choose NDT as their field of specialization.
  • Eligibility: Undergraduate students enrolled in an engineering program of an ABET accredited university at the time the application is submitted. Each potential candidate must also show an active interest in the field of nondestructive testing and evaluation.
  • Method of Selection: The University Programs Committee selects up to three $3,000 awards each year, pending merit and number of submissions.
  • Form of Award: $3,000 in funding and Certificate in Walnut Frame
  • Materials Submitted
    • Completed application form – signed by applicant & school official (download form below);
    • Outline of student’s program of study;
    • Official school transcript showing all completed coursework;
    • Three individual letters of recommendation, signed by three faculty members; and,
    • Student’s original essay describing how he/she envisions the role of NDE/NDT in his/her career.
  • Award Timeline
    • Announcements are made in the: August Issue of Materials Evaluation
    • Application deadline: 15th of December (ASNT office is closed Saturdays and Sundays)
    • The University Programs Committee will provide its recommendation to the ASNT Board of Directors during ASNT’s Research Symposium
    • Recipients will be notified following the Research Symposium
    • Funds will be made available in: July
    • Awards will be presented at ASNT’s Annual Conference

Application

Students applying for the Award must submit the following:

  • Completed application form – signed by applicant & school official;
    DOWNLOAD: Engineering Undergraduate Award Application Form
  • Outline of student’s program of study; Official school transcript showing all completed coursework;
  • Three individual letters of recommendation, signed by three faculty members; and,
  • Student’s original essay describing how he/she envisions the role of NDE/NDT in his/her career.

Current Award Recipient(s)

2013 Recipients of the Engineering Undergraduate Award are: 

 
Matthew Meyer

Matthew Meyer
Iowa State University

 
Kyle Sinding

Kyle Sinding
The Pennsylvania State University

 
Ches Weeks

Ches Weeks
Old Dominion University

*Recipient Biography(s) will be published in the June 2014 Issue of Materials Evaluation

Past Award Recipients

DOWNLOAD: Past Engineering Undergraduate Award Recipients

HQ Contact

For additional award information, please contact:

Michelle Thomas
Administrative Assistant
ASNT, Inc.
1711 Arlingate Lane
PO Box 28518
Columbus, OH 43228
Phone: 614-274-6003 Ext. 223
Fax: 614-274-6899
Email: mthomas@asnt.org