Students & Faculty


Midwest Member Chapter Scholarships

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Objectives

The AIST Midwest Member Chapter's Scholarship Program consistes of twelve (12) scholarships for the current year. A single application is required to apply for any of the scholarships.

Scholarship

Qty

Term

Amount

Criteria

Don Nelson

1

1 year

$3,000

Engineering Student

Mel Nickel

1

1 year

$3,000

Engineering Student

Betty McKern

1

1 year

$3,000

Women in Engineering

Jack Gill

1

1 year

$3,000

Engineering Student

Western States

1

1 year

$3,000

Engineering or Non-Engineering Student

Tom Cipich

1

1 year

$1,500

Non-Engineering Student

Engineering

2

4 year

$1,500

Engineering Student

Non-Engineering

2

1 year

$1,500

Non-Engineering Student

Material Advantage

1

1 year

$1,000

Material Advantage Student Member

Chapter Technology

1

1 year

$1,500

Engineering or Technology Student

Awards

The Midwest scholarship program will award twelve (12) scholarships. Any candidate applying for a scholarship will only be eligible to win one of the aforementioned scholarships.

Eligibility

A graduating senior in High School who will be enrolling in college for the fall semester, or a First, Second or Third year student currently enrolled in a full accredited College or University. Applicant must be a full time student in good academic standing. Applicants must be members of the AIST Midwest chapter or the dependent of a member of the AIST Midwest chapter.

Selection

An impartial Scholarship Committee not connected with the AIST Midwest Chapter will select scholarships on a basis of merit.

Rules

  1. The scholarship must be used at an accredited college or university.

  2. The student must start or be continuing in the course of study, at the college or university, in the fall of the same year the scholarship is awarded.

  3. The AIST Foundation will forward the scholarship stipend, as a lump sum, to the college or university for deposit in the account of the student.

  4. In cases where the student’s studies or admission are delayed or interrupted for any reason, the Secretary must be advised immediately, and may result in forfeiture.

  5. Students may reapply each year for the term of their college education.

Required Documents

  1. A current resume with work experience and any extracurricular activities, noting any leadership positions.

  2. Two (2) recommendations or evaluations from a Counselor, Teacher or Professor must be included with the application.

  3. A brief essay (1 to 2 pages) describing the Student’s objectives for College and Career must be submitted with this application.

  4. Copy of SAT/ACT scores.

  5. Copy of current high school or college transcripts.

Application Forms

Return the application along with attachments by 15 March to:

AIST Midwest Member Chapter Scholarship
c/o Leroy Campbel
ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor
3210 Watling St.
East Chicago, IN 46312
+1.219.399.5767