Available Scholarships

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 Fall scholarship application deadline is December 31.

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.

3430Kimley- Horn Coporate Scholarship 2017(1) $3,000 scholarship
3520Chevron/NSBE Corporate Scholarship 2017(18) $5,000 scholarships
3590ExxonMobil Corporate Scholarship 2017Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, or Civil engineering major with a 3.5 GPA who is a US citizen or permanent resident and an undergrad sophomore or junior. Must attend an ABIT approved engineering program. There is potential screening for internship opportunities.
3591AP/ACT/SAT Reimbursement Award 2017The awardee must apply for reimbursement within 21 days of receiving their scores.
3592NSBE Jr. Summer Bridge Scholarship 2017This award is available to NSBE Jr. members who will graduate from high school in 2017, and will enroll in a University Engineering Program in the Fall of 2017. In order to be eligible for the award, students must also be enrolled in a STEM focused summer enrichment program (run by the University) for the Summer of 2017.


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.