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AAE Scholarships

The School of Aeronautics and Astronautics has scholarships and student support available thanks to the generosity of alumni, friends, and industrial sponsors. To receive full consideration for scholarships awarded using these funds for the 2018-19 academic year, please complete the application by May 1st, 2018. All students who will be enrolled as an undergraduate student in the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics in the Fall 2018 semester are encouraged to apply for scholarships. The application will open on March 1, 2018. — General Search Engine for thousands of scholarships for which a student may apply. — General Search Engine for thousands of scholarship opportunities and very similar to — Information on scholarships, military aid, other types of aid, and calculators. — websites that help students find scholarships on multiple levels from subject, state, minority or major. Also offers many resources for the student including information on writing essays, thank-you letters and information on scholarship scams.

Purdue (Institutionally Funded) Scholarships

Outside Scholarships of interest to AAE Students

American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC)

See the National ACEC website for details. Use the current application list on the website.

Requirements: Students must be entering their junior, senior, fifth, or graduate year, in the fall to qualify for the general scholarships. In addition, a student must be a U.S. citizen pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's, or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in engineering or in an accredited land-surveying program to qualify.

AIAA Undergraduate Scholarships

Deadline - January 31; See the AIAA website for details.

Class of 1937 Scholarship

For more information, call (765) 494-1252 or email

Requirements: Undergraduate student in Fall and Spring semesters.

Currier Scholarship for students of St. Joseph County, IN - up to Full Tuition

Deadline - June 15 following freshman year - renewable for up to six semesters; See the following website for details: Currier Scholarship

Requirements: Resident of St. Joseph County, Indiana; be accepted by Purdue's Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or Aeronautics and Astronautics, intending to Purdue full time BS degree, maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

NASA Internship, Fellowship and Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship website

Other Places to Visit

Purdue Division of Financial Aid

FastWeb Scholarship Search