College of Engineering scholarships include awards for transfer students, student leaders and education abroad. Please review the appropriate sections below to become familiar with the scholarship options that may be applicable to you.
High School Seniors
A wide range of Kansas State University scholarship options exist for students demonstrating strong academic excellence, leadership, community service and other criteria. For specific information on Kansas State University scholarships, please visit the Office of Student Financial Assistance scholarship page. November 1 is the priority scholarship application deadline for incoming freshmen.
Project Lead The Way (PLTW) Scholarship
The Kansas State University College of Engineering is a university partner with Project Lead The Way and offers scholarships for first-year students. Any student who has completed relevant coursework within the PLTW curriculum at a certified PLTW high school may apply. This is a one-time scholarship in the amount of $500. The College of Engineering will award a minimum of two scholarships annually. The application will be made available after the first of the year.
U.S. FIRST Robotics Scholarship
The Kansas State University College of Engineering is a university sponsor of U.S. FIRST Robotics and offers scholarships for first-year students. Any student who has participated in U.S. FIRST Robotics may apply. This is a one-time scholarship in the amount of $1,000. The College of Engineering will award up to three scholarships annually. The application will be made available after the first of the year.
The College of Engineering awards scholarships to incoming transfer students. To be eligible, the student must:
- be admitted to Kansas State University;
- be admitted to the College of Engineering;
- complete the university scholarship application; and
- complete the College of Engineering Transfer Scholarship application.
The application deadline has passed for the College of Engineering Transfer Scholarship for students starting in the summer and fall 2018 terms.
Undergraduate students who are enrolled as a full-time student (12 hours or more per semester) in a College of Engineering degree program (or general engineering), and who are at the rank of sophomore, junior or senior are eligible for other scholarship opportunities.
Education Abroad Scholarship
The College of Engineering strongly advocates international experience for its undergraduate students. A limited number of $500-$1000 grants are available for enrolled College of Engineering students each year who plan to participate in an education abroad program. To learn more about the International Experience Grant, visit the College of Engineering's Education Abroad page.
First Generation to College Scholarship
The Engineering First Generation to College Scholarship provides financial assistance to students who are first generation to college students and have demonstrated financial need. Qualification and application information is sent to College of Engineering students at the start of the fall semester.
Undergraduate students who are part of the Multicultural Engineering Program, MEP, are eligible for the scholarships listed below. MEP students must fill out the general scholarship application by February 1.
- KSU MEP NACME Block Grant Scholars: 10 scholarships awarded annually from National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering grant.
- KSU MEP NACME Associate Scholars: 12 scholarships awarded annually in support of the mission of the National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering, provided by the College of Engineering scholarship accounts.
For more information on Hispanic/Latino student scholarships, visit the Alianza website.
For questions, please contact the scholarship coordinator at 785-532-6686 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.