AISES is proud to announce its Chevron Corporation Scholarship program in the United States. This award program is specially organized for both graduate and undergraduate students pursuing STEM degrees.
The grant is designed to support the advancement of students with technical and leadership accomplishments. Scholars will attain a great helping hand through the award amount provided by the award to complete their further higher education.
AISES is known as the American Indian Science and Engineering Society, and works as a non-profit professional association. It has the goal to increase Alaskan Native, American Indian, Pacific Islander First Nation, Native Hawaiian and also other indigenous peoples of North America in the STEM.
Who May Eligible
Students must review the eligibility criteria:
- The undergraduate and graduate students pursuing STEM degrees are applicable
- Students must be pursuing a degree that is beneficial to Chevron business, and this may include STEM degrees as well as business-related studies
- Chevron is interested in the Civil, Chemical, Electrical (with or without power focus), Mechanical, and Petroleum Engineering, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Geological/Geophysical, Health Environment and Safety, and Naval Architecture degrees
- A student must complete a new application each year funding is sought
- Students must have a 3.0 GPA,
- AISES membership is required to apply for this scholarship
- Students must be an enrolled citizen, or a decedent of an enrolled citizen of a federal or state-recognized Alaska Native Village or American Indian Tribe or Native Hawaiian or decedent from a Native Hawaiian or Indigenous person of Canada or Pacific Islander or decedent from Pacific Islander
How to Apply
Interested candidates can find the application process and instructions to submit their resume here.
- Must provide a birth certificate showing an enrolled citizen, Indigenous group of Canada, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander to be considered.
- Must include a copy of their Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood or Certificate of Degree of Alaska Native Blood (CDIB) card. Please note, AISES may not always have scholarships available for non-citizens of the United States.
- A Resume
- Must provide essays up to 300 words on a personal statement highlighting academic achievements and interests and another essay on “What activities most clearly reflect your character?”
- Must provide two letters of recommendation but not to be written by a relative.
The scholarship will provide an award amount of $5,000 to undergraduates and graduates ($2,500 per semester).
All applicants must fill their applications by 31 March 2020.