Application Deadline: February 28, 2017
The Donaldson-Kiefer scholarship is named after two former members of the Cleveland Chapter of ASM International, who made significant contributions to the Chapter over their long years of service. The Cleveland Chapter of the ASM International shall award up to three $1,000 Donaldson-Kiefer scholarships to current college sophomores and juniors in April 2016.
Students must be US Citizens or legal residents. Applicants must be majoring in Materials Science or Engineering, or they must be majoring in a discipline of Engineering or Science with an emphasis and demonstrated interest in materials science, production and application.
One scholarship is reserved for the relative of a current Cleveland Chapter member attending any school including those not located in Northeast Ohio. Relatives may be spouses, parents, aunts/uncles, grandparents or great-grandparents. The remaining two are open to all students attending school or living in Northeast Ohio. In the event of no qualified member’s relative applying, ASM Cleveland Chapter may award the reserved scholarship to any Northeast Ohio student.
The awards will be presented on April 10, 2017 at the ASMI Cleveland Chapter’s Zay Jeffries Night meeting. The awardees will be given the opportunity to give a five minute presentation at the meeting.
The Cleveland Chapter of ASM International is committed to supporting and inspiring motivated students who have demonstrated strength in academics as well as leadership and character. The complete package shall consist of the following documents:
1. A current transcript showing present enrollment, Major and GPA.
2. Completed and signed scholarship application form (electronic version or scanned hard copy)
3. At least one scholarship recommendation (electronic version or scanned hard copy) duly filled and e-mailed by a Professor, Dean or a current Cleveland ASM member. For relatives of the Cleveland ASM members, one form must be from the Cleveland Chapter member.
Download application package from here.