The Shell Oil Company has scholarships for Engineering students.

The Shell Oil Company supports students who are interested in energy issues and studying engineering or geosciences through their scholarship program.

Incoming Freshman! Shell has several scholarship opportunities available to students.  The scholarship for high school students is called the Shell Oil Company Technical Scholarship Program.  The Technical Scholarship Program is for high school students seniors who plan on studying engineering or geosciences in college.  There are 20 different awards available and each award is worth $2,500!  The scholarship application for the Technical Scholarship Program for high school seniors is available online. 

The Shell Oil Company also has two other scholarship opportunities for college students.  The first scholarship is the Shell Oil Company Incentive Fund Scholarship Program which is for under-represented students who are studying a technical discipline.  The best part of this scholarship is that it is worth $5,000 per year and is renewable for up to four years! For more details, you can check out the scholarship application online. The other scholarship for college students is the Shell Technical Scholarship which is also renewable and worth $5,000.  The only difference between this and the Incentive Fund Scholarship Program is that the Shell Technical Scholarship is open to all students studying engineering or the geosciences.  

Learn more and/or apply directly on their website. Deadlines are 3/31/2013. Good Luck!

The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship aims to assist minority high school students in paying for their college education.  Students must demonstrate financial need and plan on attending a four year college or university to apply for this scholarship.  The scholarship committee will be primarily be looking at the leadership potential of applicants.

Other scholarship eligibility requirements include:

  • Students must be graduating high school seniors
  • United States citizenship
  • Minimum of a 1,000 on the SAT or 21 on the ACT

The application can be found online and students must also submit a letter of recommendation (the recommendation must be submitted online) and send official standardized test scores (SAT or ACT).

Their deadline for this scholarship is February 15, 2013!

Best of luck to all students!