USMA Metric Scholarship Award

Awarded By:

US Metric Association (USMA)

Number of Awards & Eligibility: Two awards offered annually.
In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:
  1. Must be a high school senior at the time of application.
  2. This award is for U.S. students.

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

Description: The USMA, in collaboration with Dr. Tom Kevlin and Dr. Don Jordan, offer two awards on a yearly basis. Previously, these awards were sponsored by the Blake Family Foundation. Yearly winners since 2017 are announced in the USMA’s newsletter Metric Today. The next award offering will open in January 2023 when an online application process will be offered. Applications and additional information about this scholarship can be found online at the provider website and may be accessed using the provided links: https://usma.org/metric-awards To be considered for this award, students must complete the application form and submit an original essay describing how he or she has helped to advocate the use of the metric system in the United States. Students may also include ideas for future promotion and advocacy.

Application requirements for the USMA Metric Scholarship Award are:

  • Essay
  • Application form
Additional Information:

Award Amount: First place chosen applicant will receive $2,500 and second place chosen applicant will receive $1,000.   The total dollars awarded for this scholarship is $3,500.

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Friday, March 31, 2023

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Friday, March 31, 2023

All applications must be submitted by email (preferred) or postal mail and must be received no later than the deadline date. No incomplete/late submissions will be accepted.
About US Metric Association (USMA):
Contact Information: Don Hillger, US Metric Association Central Area Director
Address: P.O. Box 471 Windsor, Colorado 80550-0471

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