SHPE Foundation

Professional Scholarship

The 2014-2015 SHPE Foundation Scholarship Application is closed.


  1. Complete the online scholarship application.
  2. Print a copy of the Scholarship Application Page, after you submit your application (for your records).
  3. Download the Scholarship Certification Form from the SHPE Foundation Web site.
  4. Mail the Scholarship Certification Form, Official Transcript, Resume and Letter of Recommendation to SHPE Foundation postmarked by May 1, 2014.
SHPE Foundation
Professional Scholarship
1765 Duke St.
Alexandria, VA 22314


Merit-based scholarships awarded, in the amount of $2,000, to SHPE professionals, who demonstrate significant motivation in pursuing their graduate education.


  • Must be a SHPE member to apply (You can become a SHPE member before you apply for scholarship: Graduate students please click here)
  • Be employed full-time in the U.S. or Puerto Rico in a technical career field.
  • Hispanic-descent (preferred)
  • Be enrolled in a science, technology, engineering, mathematics graduate degree program at an accredited university in the United States or Puerto Rico at least half-time (6 hrs/credits) throughout the academic year.
  • Have a minimum 3.25 on a 4.0 GPA
  • Be a SHPE member in good standing both at the time of application and throughout the academic year. (Non-member professionals may become members at the time of application).
  • Must be pursuing a first masters or doctoral degree. Individuals pursuing a second, third, etc., masters or doctoral degree of any type are ineligible.


The SHPE Foundation Scholarship application includes all of the following:


The applicant must submit the application materials as a single, complete package postmarked by May 1, 2014. No materials will be accepted by fax or email.