AIST Benjamin F. Fairless Scholarship (AIME)

Application Information

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Amount Awarded


Application Deadline

November 30

Awarded By

Association for Iron and Steel Technology

Award Amount

Up to $3,000 annually, non-renewable. Students may reapply each year. Scholarship recipients will also receive a one-year Material Advantage membership. Through the Material Advantage program, students are members of the following organizations serving the materials science and engineering community: American Ceramic Society (ACerS), Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST), ASM International, and The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (TMS).


Two awards offered annually.

Additional Information

The Benjamin F. Fairless Scholarship was established in 1954 through a generous grant from the United States Steel Corporation. The award is provided annually in memory of its longtime Chairman of the Board, Benjamin F. Fairless and the scholarship seeks to reward those students who share his passion for technology and innovation in the steel industry. AIST Foundation Scholarship awards are intended to attract talented and dedicated students and to encourage them to pursue careers within the iron and steel industry. The AIST Foundation Board of Trustees administers the scholarships. Please note: Students do not have to be AIST members or be dependents of AIST members to apply for this award. The AIST Foundation Scholarship recipients will be announced in December.

Deadline Info

Applications are available online from the Association for Iron and Steel Technology (AIST) website and are accepted between August 1 and November 30. In addition to the completed application, the st ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

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