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The Kenneth Short Scholarship

The College of Engineering and Applied Sciences is pleased to announce an engineering scholarship provided by Kenneth Short. A scholarship, in the amount of $3000, will be awarded to an eligible computer engineering major.

To qualify for The Kenneth Short Scholarship, interested students must:

A. Be enrolled as a full time undergraduate student in computer engineering in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences for the full academic year (BOTH the fall and the spring semesters)

B. Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.8

C. Be a junior entering their senior year

D. Have completed ESE 380 with a grade of B or higher

E. Have taken or are currently enrolled in ESE 381

F. Have financial need (defined as a student working and achieving in class, not necessarily a hardship)

Interested candidates should submit the following documents:

1. A completed application form

2. A one-page statement outlining personal and professional goals and an explanation of financial need. General statements are not acceptable; you must address courses, work, research, extracurricular projects or other activities.

3. A resume


(link only available during scholarship submission period) 


Important Notes:

All scholarship awards are subject to renewal of the scholarship by the donor and receipt of funding for these awards.

If selected to receive this scholarship, you will be required to furnish this office with a letter of thanks to the donor of the scholarship. Details will be specified in the scholarship offer letter.


Students who are in their graduate career of an accelerated degree program are ineligible to receive an undergraduate scholarship award.