Parsons Brinckerhoff Women in Leadership Scholarship

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Amount
Awarded

$3,000

Awarded

Application Deadline

May 31

Friday
Awarded By:

Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO)

Number of Awards & Eligibility: One award offered annually.
In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:
  1. This award is for U.S. students.
  2. Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
  3. Must be female.
  4. Must be pursuing a master's degree.
  5. Must be studying in the field of civil engineering or related studies.
  6. Must have an interest in leadership in transportation.
  7. Must be enrolled full time in an accredited university or ABET-accredited civil engineering program.
  8. Must have an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
  9. Must have demonstrated leadership skills and an active commitment to community service and diversity.

In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:

Description: Female U.S. graduate students who are pursuing a master's degree in civil engineering and have an interest in leadership in transportation are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Application requirements for the Parsons Brinckerhoff Women in Leadership Scholarship are:

  • Application form
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Photograph
  • Recommendation letters (2)
  • Official Transcript
Additional Information: The recipient must be a COMTO member or join upon receipt of this scholarship. An internship at Parsons Brinckerhoff will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Winners will be notified by May 15, 2019. Selections will be made by a team of industry professionals and representatives from the academic community. Winners will be announced at the COMTO National Meeting and Training Conference Scholarship Luncheon in Detroit, MI. Scholarship recipients may be asked to attend the National Scholarship Luncheon to be held at the annual conference in Detroit on July 11-14.

Award Amount: $3,000 annually, non-renewable.  The total dollars awarded for this scholarship is $3,000.

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Friday, May 31

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Friday, May 31

Applications are available online from the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) website. Please note: Students may submit one application to apply for all scholarships for which they are eligible. In addition to the completed application, the student must submit the following materials: a cover letter of 500 words or less which introduces him/her and states his/her transportation-related career goals and life aspirations; two letters of recommendation, one from a guidance counselor or advisor and one from a member of the academic community; his/her most recent transcripts; a current resume; and a 3x5 headshot photograph. Applications must be submitted by the deadline date.
Contact: Kelli Baxter
Address: 1825 I St. N.W. Suite 500 Washington, District of Columbia 20006

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