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Engineering Technology Scholarships

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5 Engineering Technology Scholarships – $5,000 - $10,000 each

Annual Application Deadline: December 1
Scholarships are awarded for the academic year following the application deadline beginning with the fall semester.
Re-applications accepted from former scholarship applicants and recipients who meet current criteria.


Five one-year scholarships available to full-time undergraduate Engineering Technology students pursuing either a bachelor or an associate degree in a course of study that has traditionally been a preparatory curriculum for the HVAC&R profession.  Qualified applicants must have a minimum 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 meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • the institution has an active ASHRAE student branch on campus ASHRAE Student Branches
  • the program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) or the Partnership for Air Conditioning, Heating, & Refrigeration Accreditation (PAHRA) or
  • an agency outside the USA that is a signatory of The Sydney Accord

For a list of accredited programs or schools with an ASHRAE student branch or to join ASHRAE, click on the links provided above. Contact 678-539-1120 (direct) with questions.

  • Gordon V. R. Holness Engineering Technology Scholarship (1) - $10,000
    Scholarship was established by Presidential Member, Gordon Holness, who served 2009-2010
  • Lynn G. Bellenger Engineering Technology Scholarship available exclusively to women (1) - $5,000
    Scholarship was established in memory of ASHRAE’s first woman president who served 2010-2011. Available to a qualified female undergraduate engineering technology student.  
  • Engineering Technology Scholarships (3) - $5,000 each

Instructions and Application

Applications and the following documents must be submitted on or before the application deadline to be considered:

  1. Official transcript of grades. Transcript must either be mailed, sent through an online electronic transfer service, or directly from your registrar’s office on your behalf. Photocopies will not be accepted.
  2. Three signed letters of recommendation as follows: one from an instructor or faculty advisor, a current or past employer, and another character reference (other than a family member). In cases where the institution has an ASHRAE student branch on campus, a letter from the faculty advisor of that branch may be one of the three letters of recommendation.