Transfer Initiative for Engineering Scholars
1. S-STEM Scholarships in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering
A Transfer Initiative for Engineering Scholars (TIES) provides scholarship awards up to $10,000.00 for students who transfer from community-colleges and major in electrical engineering or computer engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. To be considered for a TIES scholarship, applicants must meet the following requirements:
* Be a community college transfer student (minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours), admitted to Georgia Tech and majoring in electrical engineering or computer engineering;
* Be a U. S. citizen, U.S national, permanent resident or admitted refugee;
* Meet the criterion of financial need as determined by Georgia Tech’s Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid;
* Must attend Georgia Tech full-time as a student in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering during the scholarship period, and
* Maintain good academic standing during the scholarship period.
Go to http://users.ece.gatech.edu/~dbw/TIES/TIESinfo.html for a complete list of the requirements.
To apply for a TIES scholarship, students must complete this application and the Georgia Tech Application for Scholarships & Financial Aid and FAFSA form. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on previous academic performance, educational goals and academic promise, and financial need.
The deadline for fall 2011 scholarship applications is July 15, 2011.