Scholarship Opportunity Detail Page
SPE Michigan Section Scholarship
|Scholarship Provider:||Michigan Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)|
|Description:||The Michigan Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is once again offering a scholarship of $1,000 to a Michigan college student, or an incoming college student, who is interested in the petroleum and natural gas industry. This applies to any students seeking a Bachelor of Science degree in the desired fields of interest for the 2011-12 academic year and who are U.S. citizens and residents of Michigan or attending a 4-year institution in Michigan. Please note Physics is stated as one of the desired fields of interest.
The scholarship is a commitment for one year only; there is no implied or explicit agreement that the scholarship is awarded to the same student throughout their college career. However, a winner of the annual scholarship award may apply in subsequent years pursuant to Article VI of the scholarship directions located on the SPE website.
|School Type Requirement:||Four Year College
|Applicant Class Requirement:||Freshman or Sophomore or Junior or Senior
|Citizenship Requirement:||U.S. Citizen
|State Residency Requirement:||MI
|Length of Award:||Renewable
|Minimum GPA:||3.0 on a 4.0 scale|
|Other Comments:||Below is some information regarding Eligibility. For additional information regarding Application Procedures, Award Selection Process, Presentation and Continuing Eligibility please see
the scholarship website at:
A. Eligible applicants include current college students committed to a Bachelor of Science degree program listed in Article II.B who will be attending for two (2) full semesters following receipt of the scholarship or high school seniors admitted to a 4-year institution offering a Bachelor of Science degree in fields listed in Article II.B.
B. Eligible B.S. Degree Programs, in order of preference:
-Petroleum, Natural Gas, Chemical, or Geological Engineering
-Geology or Geophysics
-Mechanical, Electrical, or Metallurgical Engineering
-Metallurgy, Materials Science, Chemistry, or Physics
-Other Natural Science or Engineering Fields
C. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen at the time of application.
D. Applicant must be Michigan resident at the time of application to the scholarship or currently attending or have been accepted to attend a Michigan academic institution.
E. Only applicants that have a high school or college grade-point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale qualify for the scholarship.
F. Children or relatives of current officers or scholarship award committee members are not eligible for this award program.
Scholarship Opportunity Contact Information
5250 Corporate Drive
Troy, MI 48098