Through the generous donations of SFTE Corporate Members, Chapters, and Individuals, the Society provides yearly scholarship awards to deserving students who meet the following criteria

Criteria for Annual SFTE Scholarship

  • Son or daughter of Society member in good standing
  • Or student member in good standing for at least six months
  • Sorry, Affiliate Members or children of Affiliate Members are not eligible
  • Completed college freshman year
  • Pursuing first undergraduate degree majoring in engineering, computer sciences, mathematics, physics or other technical disciplines
  • Scholastics are the primary consideration for the award
  • Applications and transcripts (electronically or via hard copy) must be received at SFTE HQ by date posted on the SFTE Scholarship Web page
  • Transcripts should include the most recent completed courses
  • SFTE Board of Directors determine the recipient(s) and award amounts of the scholarships
  • When a scholarship applicant is related to a member of the Board of Directors that Director is excluded from the selection process. Scholarship Chairman will choose a replacement if required to reach a quorum the replacement shall be a Society member who is not related to any applicants
  • Awards are for one year
  • Previous winners, as well as those who applied in previous years, are eligible to compete


Deadline for receipt of 2021 SFTE Scholarship Applications and Transcripts

  • 31 July for application submission,
  • 31 August for receipt of transcript (through Spring 2021).