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:
- 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
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.