American Electroplaters and Surface Finishers
$1,500 annually, non-renewable. A scholarship holder may re-apply for a second year, but not for more than two years. Cash awards will be sent directly to the college or university, to be credited to the recipient's account. Scholarship recipients are encouraged to submit a report or paper at the conclusion of the award period.
The number of awards offered varies annually. Between five and ten awards are given for both the undergraduate and graduate programs.
A student may apply for any academic year when he/she will be an undergraduate of at least junior standing in a chemistry, chemical engineering, metallurgy or a materials science program where the focus of the curriculum is in surface-science subjects. Award selections will be based on, but not limited to, career interest in surface finishing, scholarship, achievement, motivation and potential. Awards are not necessarily based on financial need.
Applications are available online from the American Electroplaters and Surface Finishers (AESF) website. In addition to a completed application, the applicant must also submit the following: a state ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.