Applications are been accepted for the US Charles M Vest NAE Grand Challenges for Engineering International Scholarship Program in USA , and applications submissions continues till November 1, 2017. Only eligible applicants will be considered for this scholarship.
‣ The US Charles M Vest NAE Grand Challenges for Engineering International Scholarship Program offers an unprecedented opportunity for international graduate students to work and study at one of nine US universities performing leading research in one or more of the areas described in the US National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Grand Challenges for Engineering.
Level: graduate students for carrying out research at one of nine US universities.
Field(s): Scholarships are awarded to students currently enrolled in engineering or engineering-related program for research in or more of the areas described in the 14 NAE Grand Challenges for Engineering.
Funded By: Royal Academy of Engineering (UK), National Academy of Engineering (US) and Chinese Academy of Engineering
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): US Charles M Vest NAE Grand Challenges are tageted for International applicants
School(Institutions/ Country): | USA
Have what it takes to avail US Charles M Vest NAE Grand Challenges ?
- Applicants must be currently enrolled and in good standing in an eligible graduate-level (master’s or doctoral) engineering or engineering-related program at the time of application and during the scholarship year.
- Exception: PhD graduates from eligible schools who are interested in careers in engineering education may apply for a post-doctoral Vest Scholarship at Olin College in the Grand Challenge area 13, Advancing personalized learning. Olin will also accept applications from current post-docs at eligible schools.
- Applications will be accepted from students at non-U.S. institutions that participated in the 2013 NAE/Royal Academy of Engineering/Chinese Academy of Engineering Global Grand Challenges Summit held in London.
Scholarship Application Method
‣ Welcome to the online application for the Charles M. Vest NAE Grand Challenges for Engineering International Scholarships.
Timeline of the scholarship
Deadline: November 1, 2017
August 1, 2017: Application form opens for 2018-2019 scholarships
November 1, 2017: Applications due for 2018-2019 scholarships
February 15, 2018: Vest Scholarship winners contacted
Summer 2018: Vest Scholars begin a year of study at their US host institution