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American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning (ASHRAE) Grant-In-Aid Program

Please refer to the StudentZone on the web site for specific scholarship instructions. Undergraduate Engineering Scholarships
Application Deadline: Dec. 1
Available to undergraduate students enrolled full-time in a program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), or a substantially equivalent program outside the United States, leading to a Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree. Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
$10,000 scholarships
Willis H. Carrier Scholarship – One-year $10,000 undergraduate engineering scholarships established by The Carrier Corp. in memory of its founder, a pioneer in the HVAC&R industry known for his contributions to establishing air conditioning as an industry. Carrier installed the world’s first scientifically designed air-conditioning system in 1902.
Reuben Trane Scholarships – Two-year $10,000 undergraduate engineering scholarships awarded in two disbursements of $5,000 each at the beginning of students’ junior and senior years. Established in memory of The Trane Co. founder, an engineer, inventor and business executive whose manufacturing enterprise ranks today as one of the world’s largest in the HVAC&R industry.
$5,000 scholarship
Frank M. Coda Scholarship – One-year $5,000 undergraduate engineering scholarship named in memory of ASHRAE’s former executive vice president, who served the Society from 1981-2004.
$3,000 scholarships
One-year $3,000 Undergraduate Engineering Scholarships.
ASHRAE General Scholarships
ASHRAE Memorial Scholarship
Alwin B. Newton Scholarship – Named in memory of an industry pioneer who was granted 219 patents.
Duane Hanson Scholarship – Named after the president of Gayner Engineers, a consulting mechanical/electrical engineering firm in San Francisco.
Henry Adams Scholarship – Established by Henry Adams Inc, a Baltimore, Maryland-based consulting firm, in memory of its founder, a charter member and former president of an ASHRAE predecessor society.
Undergraduate Regional and University Scholarships
Application Deadline: Dec. 1
Available to undergraduate students pursing a Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree, enrolled full-time in a program accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET), and attending a particular school or one located within the geographic boundaries of ASHRAE Region IV or VIII. Applicants must have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Additional criteria listed separately for individual scholarships.
$3,000 Scholarships
One-Year $3,000 University Scholarships
Donald E. Nichols Scholarship – One-year $3,000 scholarship available to an undergraduate engineering student enrolled full-time in an ABET-accredited program at Tennessee Technological University. Named for a former ASHRAE vice president and graduate of Tennessee Technological University.
J. Richard Mehalick Scholarship – One-year $3,000 scholarship available to an undergraduate student enrolled full-time in the mechanical engineering program at the University of Pittsburgh. Named in memory of an ASHRAE member who oversaw development of air-conditioning equipment used in commercial, military, aerospace and transportation applications and was a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh.
One-Year $3,000 Regional Scholarships
ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship – One-year $3,000 scholarship available to an undergraduate engineering or architecture student enrolled full-time in a program accredited by ABET or the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) and attending a school located within the geographic boundaries of ASHRAE’s Region IV (North and South Carolina and Georgia). For a list of ABET and NAAB accredited programs within these geographic boundaries, please visit the following Web sites: http://www.abet.org and http://www.naab.org.
ASHRAE Region VIII Scholarship – One-year $3,000 scholarship available to an undergraduate engineering student enrolled full-time in an ABET-accredited program at a school located within the geographic boundaries of ASHRAE’s Region VIII (Arkansas, Louisiana*, Texas*, Oklahoma, and Mexico). * Parts of these states are not within the geographic boundaries of Region VIII.
Undergraduate Engineering Technology Scholarships
Application Deadline: May 1
One-Year $3,000 Engineering Technology Scholarships
Available to undergraduate college/university students enrolled full-time in an engineering technology program accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET) leading to a Bachelor of Science degree or any engineering technology program leading to an Associate of Science degree relating to HVAC&R. Applicants must have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Basic Scholarship Criteria
Full-time enrollment in an ABET-accredited engineering or engineering technology program leading to a Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree or any engineering technology program leading to an Associate of Science degree in HVAC&R.
A cumulative college Grade Point Average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Applicants must meet all applicable criteria.
Letter of recommendation and evaluation form from three references, including a faculty advisor or professor
Potential service to the HVAC&R profession
Need for financial assistance
Leadership ability
Character
Re-applications are accepted from former scholarship recipients and applicants.
Scholarships are awarded for the following academic year beginning in the fall semester.


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