Four one-year $3,000 scholarships available to undergraduate students enrolled full-time in their first year of college in a pre-engineering, engineering, or engineering technology program leading to a bachelor's degree in a course of study that traditionally has been a preparatory curriculum for the HVAC&R profession. Applicants must be high school seniors with a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 on a scale where 4.0 is the highest and/or a class standing of no less than the top 30% and accepted into an engineering, pre-engineering, or engineering technology program at a post-secondary educational institution that meets at least one of the following criteria:
A) The institution hosts a recognized ASHRAE student branch ASHRAE Student Branches
B) The program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) www.abet.org or the Partnership for Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigeration Accreditation (PAHRA) http://pahrahvacr.org/Content/Schools_38.aspx
C) The program is accredited by an agency outside the USA that is a signatory of The Washington Accord or The Sydney Accord
D) The program is accredited by an agency that has a signed Memorandum of Understanding with ABET.