Engineering and Computer Science Scholarships

The scholarships listed below are specifically managed by the College of Engineering and Computer Science. The university offers other scholarships that students are encouraged to pursue.

The college awards scholarships in the fall and spring semesters. Fall scholarships are due October 8 and spring scholarships are due February 2 each academic year unless otherwise noted. Please contact the Division of Engineering Student Services and Advising at 561.297.2790 or engineering-services@fau.edu with questions or to confirm dates.

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College of Engineering and Computer Science Scholarships
Eric Alexander Engineering and Computer Science Scholarship

Awards are available to undergraduate engineering or computer science students who have a minimum 3.0 GPA and who have completed more than 30 credit hours. Preference will be given to students from the Treasure Coast area (Martin and St. Lucie Counties). This scholarship may be renewed for up to four consecutive years if 3.0 GPA is maintained. Pre-engineering students are not eligible for this award.

Fall Scholarship | (4) $1,000 | Application

Gary & Wendy Enzor First Generation Scholarship Fund

Award available to a full-time College of Engineering and Computer Science student who has a minimum 3.25 Cumulative FAU GPA and demonstrated financial need (as determined by the current year’s FAFSA). Preference will be given to first generation students (as determined by the current year’s FAFSA). This scholarship is to be used for tuition and fees only.

Fall Scholarship | $1,000 | Application

Please note: As completion of a recent FAFSA is a requirement of this scholarship, only US Citizens, US Permanent Residents, and other eligible non-citizens may apply for this scholarship. For more information about who may complete a FAFSA, please visit: https://studentaid.gov/understand-aid/eligibility/requirements

Karl K. Stevens Student Scholarship

Award available to all junior or senior engineering or computer science students who have displayed leadership while in college.

Spring Scholarship | $1,000 | Application


FAU SECME Scholarships

Awards of $3,000 per year are available to a limited number of students from SECME High Schools in Broward and Palm Beach counties.

Selection Criteria: Students must meet the academic requirements for admission to FAU and have participated in the SECME program for a minimum of one year. Renewable for up to four years based on academic achievement. Applicants must major in Engineering, Mathematics or Science, achieve a minimum score of 1450 (all three sections) on the SAT or a 21 on the ACT and submit the items listed below.

DEADLINE: March 30 by 5 p.m. | SECME Application

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Civil, Environmental, Geomatics Engineering Scholarships
Florida Water Environment Association Scholarship

Award available to a full-time Civil, Environmental or Geomatics engineering student with more than 60 credits who demonstrates an interest in water resources, water, and wastewater treatment and related fields. Applicants must have a minimum 3.2 GPA, merit and potential for contribution to the field & profession, and be a member of the Florida Water Environment Association.

Spring Scholarship | $1,000 | Application

Keith and Schnars, P.A. Scholarship Endowment

Award available to a junior or senior Civil, Environmental or Geomatics engineering student with a minimum 2.5 GPA who has potential to be a leader in Civil or Geomatics engineering. Recipient must be a U.S. citizen or a local South Florida resident.

Fall Scholarship | $900 | Application

Minto Communities, Inc. Scholarship

Established in 2006 by Minto Communities, Inc. to provide scholarships to part-time or full-time students currently enrolled in undergraduate Civil, Environmental or Geomatics engineering degrees.  The recipient(s) of this scholarship shall be determined in accordance with the following minimum criteria:

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Legal Florida resident
  • Upper division Status (Junior or Senior)
  • Verifiable financial need (as determined by the current year’s FAFSA)

Fall Scholarship | (2) $1,000 | Application

Please note: As completion of a recent FAFSA is a requirement of this scholarship, only US Citizens, US Permanent Residents, and other eligible non-citizens may apply for this scholarship. For more information about who may complete a FAFSA, please visit: https://studentaid.gov/understand-aid/eligibility/requirements

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Computer Engineering or Computer Science Scholarship
Racal-Datacom Award of Excellence

Award available to a senior undergraduate student majoring in computer engineering, electrical engineering, or computer science. This scholarship is based on financial need, academic achievement, and involvement/interest in the telecommunications field. Extra consideration will be given to minority or female applicants, and to applicants who have not previously won a scholarship at FAU.

Spring Scholarship | $1,000 | Application

Electrical Engineering Scholarships
AT&T Scholarship

Awarded per term for a limit of 4 terms to an FAU electrical engineering student that maintains a minimum GPA of 3.3. Preference is given to minorities and deserving and academically qualified non-traditional-age women studying electrical engineering.

Fall Scholarship | $1,000 | Application

Racal-Datacom Award of Excellence

Award available to a senior undergraduate student majoring in computer engineering, electrical engineering, or computer science. This scholarship is based on financial need, academic achievement, and involvement/interest in the telecommunications field. Extra consideration will be given to minority or female applicants, and to applicants who have not previously won a scholarship at FAU.

Spring Scholarship | $1,000 | Application

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Graduate Student Scholarships
Jaime A. Borras Family Endowed Scholarship

Award available to a full-time master or PhD student in the College of Engineering and Comptuer Science who has a minimum 3.6 GPA and has demonstrated evidence of research activity during their graduate program at FAU. Applicants must submit a CV in addition to the other application documents. The CV must include the list of publications, which must include the full list of authors and the submission status (e.g. submitted, accepted, published). Funds will be disbursed in the spring semester, so applicants must be enrolled in the spring semester to be eligible.

$1,000 | Application

Dr. Steven G. Schock Scholarship

The purpose of the fund is to provide educational and/or research opportunities to students and/or faculty of the College of Engineering and Computer Science. The scholarship will be presented to a graduate student in the FAU College of Engineering and Computer Science who is pursuing an advanced degree in ocean engineering, electrical engineering or computer science and has an interest in underwater acoustic technology with the intent of having a career in this field. This may include scientific research, design and development of instrumentation or the application of the technology to address known or future needs. In addition to the award, the candidate may have an opportunity to receive a paid internship for a semester at EdgeTech in Boca Raton, FL (per signed gift agreement 2011).

$1,000 | Application

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Mechanical Engineering Scholarships
Andrew Montano Memorial Scholarship

Open to an incoming freshman, sophomore, junior or senior with a minimum GPA of 3.0, who possesses unmet financial need, (as determined by the current year’s FAFSA) and is a mechanical engineering major.

Fall Scholarship | (2) $1,000 | Application

Please note: As completion of a recent FAFSA is a requirement of this scholarship, only US Citizens, US Permanent Residents, and other eligible non-citizens may apply for this scholarship. For more information about who may complete a FAFSA, please visit: https://studentaid.gov/understand-aid/eligibility/requirements

ASME Student Membership Scholarship

Award available to a full-time junior or senior mechanical engineering major. The scholarship recipient must be an active member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and in good standing with the University. All students are encouraged to apply regardless of GPA.

Fall & Spring Scholarship | (2) $500 | Application

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