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2019 High School Scholarship



The Society of American Military Engineers will grant scholarships, not to exceed $1,800, in 2019 to graduating high school seniors who wish to pursue studies in engineering or architecture. Please read the following instructions carefully to ensure that you fulfill all the requirements. Should you have questions that your parent, guidance counselor or principal cannot answer, please contact our local representative using the address or telephone number below.


ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
1) Be a high school senior.
2) Be a citizen of the United States at the time of application.
3) Have at least a 3.0 grade point average based on a 4.0 scale.
4) Be a resident of Clay, Duval, St. Johns, Nassau and Baker counties, FL, or Camden County, GA.
5) Be a SAME student member (see item 8 below).


NOTES TO THE APPLICANT
1) The judging will be conducted by the local Jacksonville Post SAME Scholarship Committee on the basis of each candidate’s high school record. In order to account for the variety of academic courses offered, transcripts are required and shall be submitted as part of the application package.


2) The courses you have taken and the credits earned from the 9th grade to the first half of the 12th grade will be used to help evaluate your application.


3) 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.


4) Enroll 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).


5) 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.


6) The announcement of all winners/non-winners will be made by 31 March 2019.


7) Keep a copy of your completed application for future reference.


8) Student shall become a S.A.M.E. National member. A link to this FREE membership is provided below.


https://www.same.org/Get-Connected/Be-a-Member/Join-SAME

 

APPLICATION

Please fill out the attached application by clicking here. Then return the completed application to the Jacksonville Post SAME Scholarship representative:


Jacob Thurlow
O: 904-357-4204
e-mail: 2019-scholarships@samejax.org
Application submittal deadline is: 28 February 2019