College Scholarships

College Scholarships

Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)

2021 College Student Scholarship

The Society of American Military Engineers will grant scholarships, not to exceed $1,800, to current college students who are pursuing studies in engineering or architecture. Please read the instructions carefully and fulfill all the requirements. Should you have questions, please contact our local representative using the address or telephone number below.



  • Be a full-time college student
  • Be a citizen of the United States at the time of application.
  • Have at least a 3.0 grade point average based on a 4.0 scale.
  • Preferably be a resident of Clay, Duval, St. Johns, Nassau and Baker counties, FL, or Camden County, GA.
  • Be a SAME student member (see item 8 below).


  • The judging will be conducted by the local Jacksonville Post SAME Scholarship Committee on the basis of each candidate’s high school record. To account for the variety of academic courses offered, transcripts are required and shall be submitted as part of the application package.
  • The courses you have taken and the credits earned during college will be used to help evaluate your application.
  • Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of merit, based solely on the content of the application.

Applicants will be scored on factors including: Academic Grades, Level of Academic Courses Taken, Honors, Awards, Extracurricular Activities, Essay, Membership, and Financial Need. A preference will be given to students whose home residence is in the Florida and Georgia counties stated above.

  • Must be enrolled in an engineering, surveying / geomatics or architecture program accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) or the National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB).
  • Scholarships will be paid directly to the university’s financial aid office. All scholarships are contingent upon enrollment in a full-time status in an engineering or architecture program. Applicants must intend to earn a degree in engineering or architecture and to enter the practice of engineering or architecture.
  • The announcement of all winners/non-winners will be made by 17 May 2021.
  • Keep a copy of your completed application for future reference.
  • Student shall become a S.A.M.E. National member. A link to this FREE membership is provided below.


Please download and fill out the attached application by clicking here.

Then return the completed application by creating a Zip file containing all of the required documents and upload them by clicking here

David Dudley

e-mail: [email protected]

Application submittal deadline is: 30 April 2021