Engineering Undergraduate Scholarship

Award Information

Purpose

To provide an incentive to engineering undergraduate students enrolled in ABET accredited engineering programs to choose nondestructive testing and evaluation as their field of specialization.  The Engineering Undergraduate Scholarship is a monetary award.

Eligibility

Undergraduate students enrolled in an engineering program of an ABET accredited university at the time the application is submitted for this scholarship. Each potential candidate for this award must show their anticipated graduation date to be later that the date the award funds are to be distributed. 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 scholarships each year, pending merit and number of submissions.

Form of Award

$3,000 in funding and Certificate in Walnut Frame

Materials Submitted

* Materials must now be submitted electronically. Refer to the link at the bottom of the page.

  • Completed application form – signed by the Administrative Officer (department head or chairman), or his/her designee, of the program in which candidate is enrolled. (download form below)
  • Outline of student’s program of study;
  • Official school transcript showing all completed coursework; if educational institution will submit electronically then have them submit the transcript to ASNT using the webpage for submission of application; if educational institution does not submit transcripts electronically then mail transcript to ASNT HQ Contact Information below.
  • Three letters of recommendation, signed by separate faculty members; and,
  • Student’s original essay describing how he/she envisions the role of NDE/NDT in his/her studies and career.

Award Timeline

  • Announcements are made in the: August Issue of Materials Evaluation
  • Application deadline: 15 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

Nomination

Students applying for the Award must submit the following:

  • Completed application form – signed by applicant & school official;
    DOWNLOAD: Engineering Undergraduate 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.

Click Here to Submit Your Nomination Online

Current Award Recipient(s)

  • Clayton Dickerson
    Clayton Dickerson
    Penn State University
  • Matt Horst
    Matthew Horst
    Missouri University of Science & Technology
  • Viet Quoc Le
    Viet Quoc Le
    University of Massachusetts Lowell

Past Award Recipients

Download: Past Engineering Undergraduate Award Recipients

HQ Contact

For additional award information, please contact:

Michelle Thomas
Awards Administration
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