Scholarship

$2,500 Scholarship for Children or Grandchildren of
SAE Detroit Section Members

Established in 2001, this scholarship is to encourage children and grandchildren of current SAE Detroit Section members to pursue careers in engineering or science. SAE anticipates a need for more student candidates in these fields as a shortage of qualified graduates is expected.

Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Student Eligibility Requirements
•     U.S. Resident
•     Child or grandchild of a current SAE Detroit Section member
•     High School graduating senior
•     3.0 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale (required)
•     Demonstrated financial need
•     Enroll full time in a two- or four-year engineering or science program at an ABET accredited college or
.      university

Terms of Scholarship
•     Two scholarships will be awarded each year for $2,500 per year
•     Scholarship may be renewed at $2,500 a year for three additional years (total award $10,000)

How to Apply 
•     Click here to begin the online application process
•     If you are qualified, you will be prompted to continue the process and submit the following:
.     ♦     An official copy of your high school transcript with SAT/ACT scores
.     ♦     Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Form and submit JUST the Official FAFSA output
             Cover Page (with EFC metric)
      ♦     At least one letter of recommendation from an adult, non-family member (teacher, coach, pastor, etc.)
•     All information must be submitted by March 15, 2017

Selection and Announcement of Recipients
•     Recipients will be selected by the SAE Detroit Section Scholarship Application Review Committee and
.      notified by the end of June
•     Applicants not selected will be notified by the end of June

Payment of Scholarship Funds
•     Scholarship will be paid into your account at your selected university in August
•     It may be used for tuition or any other incidental school expenses

Scholarship Renewal
•     May be renewed for $2,500 per year for up to three additional years
•     Must maintain a 2.5 grade point average minimum
•     Remain a full-time student in good standing at the college or university
•     A student who completed a two-year program may continue for an additional consecutive two years at a
.      second school offering a complete engineering or science degree
•     Complete the SAE Detroit Section Scholarship renewal form each year by June 30

Questions
SAE Detroit Section
28535 Orchard Lake Rd., Ste. 200
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
scholarships@sae-detroit.org
(248) 324-4445 ext. 3

Scholarship Winners
Scholarship Renewal Form