American Society of Naval Engineers Scholarship

Deadline: February
Website: Link
Disciplines: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Years: Senior, Graduate Student

Though rooted in tradition, a constant push for more power and efficiency, the application and development of cutting-edge technology, modern warfare and issues related to national security have aided the evolution of naval engineering. Today, naval engineering includes most engineering disciplines as they are applied to a naval specialty and has become a challenging and rewarding career field in high demand.

Eligible programs of study for ASNE scholarships include:

  • Naval architecture,
  • Marine engineering,
  • Ocean engineering,
  • Mechanical engineering,
  • Structural engineering,
  • Civil engineering,
  • Environmental engineering,
  • Aeronautical engineering,
  • Electrical engineering,
  • Electronic engineering, and
  • Other relevant military and civilian professions.

A combination of undergraduate scholarships ($3,000 per year) and graduate scholarships ($4,000 per year) are awarded each academic year.

Specific Eligibility Criteria

  • Undergraduate candidates—Must be applying for support in their final year of an engineering program at an accredited undergraduate college or university.
  • Graduate candidates—May apply for support during one full year of a graduate program or co-op leading to an engineering or physical science degree at an accredited university.

Selection criteria include the following:

  • Academic record
  • Work history
  • Professional interest in naval engineering

The scholarship program is merit-based, however, financial need may also be considered.

Candidates must be U.S. citizens to apply.