Available Scholarships

APEX Verification Schedule:

September 1st- December 22nd - Fall Deadline
January 5th- February 28th, April 9th- 27th- Spring Deadlines
(GPA's will not be verified during the week of Annual Convention)

Once you are signed in to your member account, you will only see scholarships you are eligible for. In order to view the application, make sure the following fields are complete on your member profile: education level, major, citizenship status, and verified GPA.

For scholarships at the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), members are asked to state their GPAs on a 4.0 scale. Members who received anything above a 4.0 should record their GPA as 4.0. If one of the scholarships has an essay component, then members (at their discretion) may offer in-depth information in that essay.

The deadline to apply for the NSBE Jr. Bridge Scholarship 2018 is June 20th, 2018, 11:59 EST.
The deadline to apply for Spring Scholarships is June 30th,2018 11:59 EST.

How to Verify Your GPA

Collegiate members will self - report their GPA on their profile and chapter advisors will approve it through the Educational Institution Portal in NSBEConnect. Please speak with your chapter advisor if they are not registered for access to the portal and ask them to complete this form. WHQ will no longer accept transcripts and members must work with their advisor to confirm their GPA in the Educational Institution Portal. If your chapter does not have an advisor, please complete this form GPA Collection Form and e-mail it to scholarships@nsbe.org.

NSBE Jr. members will submit their GPA using this GPA Collection Form. A counselor or school registrar may sign off.

3803Chevron/NSBE Corporate Scholarship 2018Chevron will award scholarships to students majoring in Information Technology (all fields), Petroleum, Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Civil and Environmental Engineering. Recipient must be authorized to work in the United States and have a 3.0 GPA.
3808American Transmission Corporate Scholarship 2018American Transmission will be awarding (1) $2,500 scholarship for Civil and Electrical Engineering majors, who are undergraduate Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors, or Seniors with a 3.0 GPA or higher. This scholarship is for U.S. Citizens ONLY.
3849Virginia Department of Transportation ScholarshipThe Virginia Department of Transportation will be awarding (2) $2,500 scholarships for Civil Engineering majors, who are undergraduate Juniors or Seniors with a 2.5 GPA or higher. This scholarship is for U.S. Citizens ONLY.
3855AP/ACT/SAT Reimbursement Award 2018This reimbursement is offered to NSBE Jr. members who are graduating seniors in high school, who have taken the SAT or ACT. The awardee must apply for reimbursement within 21 days of receiving their scores.
3856NSBE Jr. Bridge Scholarship 2018This scholarship is offered to NSBE Jr. members who are graduating seniors in high school, who have been invited to and have enrolled in a summer bridge program at their college or university. Applicants must provide proof of enrollment and program invitation/acceptance to be considered. Once funds have been fully allocated, summer bridge scholarship application will close. Awards dispersed on a first come, first serve basis. Award amount is $500 per scholar.


The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in disciplines related to oceanic and atmospheric science, research, or technology, and supportive of the purposes of NOAA’s programs and mission. Over 100 students are selected each year for participation in the Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings) and Educational Partnership Program (EPP) scholarship programs. These scholarships include support for two years of undergraduate study and summer internship opportunities at NOAAfacilities across the country.

Educational Partnership Program Undergraduate Scholarship: http://www.epp.noaa.gov/ssp_undergrad_page.html

o Application Deadline: January 31, 2017

Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship http://www.oesd.noaa.gov/scholarships/hollings.html

o Application Deadline: January 31, 2017

Eligibility Requirements:

  • US Citizen
  • 3.0 GPA (Hollings) or 3.2 GPA (EPP)
  • Full-time second year student at an accredited four-year undergraduate program or third year student at a five-year undergraduate program
  • Majoring in NOAA mission disciplines, including but not limited to: atmospheric science, biology, cartography, chemistry, computer science, education, engineering, environmental science, geodesy, geography, marine science, mathematics, meteorology, oceanography, physical science, photogrammetry, physics, etc.
  • Enrolled at a Minority Serving Institution (EPP Scholarship only)
  • For further information, contact the Office of Education Scholarship Programs at: StudentScholarshipPrograms@noaa.gov or (301) 628-2913.