Scholarships

RESOURCES

Thanks to the generous donations from alumni and friends, the College of Engineering has hundreds of scholarships that provide financial support for admitted and enrolled undergraduate engineering students. Scholarships may be based upon merit and/or financial need ranging in award amounts. The college welcomes diversity in the student body, and encourages women and students from diverse ethnic and racial backgrounds to apply.

The College of Engineering is invested in supporting experiential education opportunities that foster a student’s personal and professional development.  Engineering Professional Development offers grants for engineering students to pursue high-quality, unpaid internships for global, non-profit, academic or non-partisan governmental experiences. Although unpaid, The College of Engineering values these experiences for their ability to foster the student’s career exploration, enhance their academic program, provide networking opportunities, and develop leadership skills. To apply for funding, click here.  

Apply now for 2017-2018 Scholarships

Application Dates and Deadlines

Returning Students

Deadline for returning students: February 15, 2017

First-Year Students

Deadline for first-year students: January 1, 2017

Transfer Students

Deadline for transfer students: February 15, 2017

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Additional Scholarship Opportunities

Electrical and Computer Engineering Scholarships

The Electrical & Computer Engineering Department offers scholarship opportunities for undergraduate, transfer and first-year students with excellent academic records.
Research Highlights

IIHR--Hydroscience & Engineering

IIHR--Hydroscience & Engineering (IIHR) offers a fellowship which was established to provide an opportunity for undergraduates to become involved in hydroscience (hydraulic, fluid-mechanic, or hydrologic) research.

Study Abroad Scholarships

Interested in studying abroad? The College of Engineering offers global engineering scholarships to assist with the expenses.

Frequently Asked Questions

As of Fall 2016, there were 2,276 undergraduates and 300 grad students.

Ratio of women to men (this is based on the Registrar's office official count): 25% women, 75% men (overall)

We employ 108 tenured and tenure-track professors. The break down is as follows: 50 professors, 25 associate professors, 19 assistant professors, and 14 lecturers. We also have 180 dedicated professional and scientific, and merit staff members.

A substantial amount! There are more than 14,800 known living alumni world-wide!

As an undergraduate student, you can study Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or be Undeclared Engineering for the first three semesters.

Contact Information

For more information on scholarships, please contact Janelle Miranda, Director of Scholarships and Recruitment at janelle-miranda@uiowa.edu or (319)335-5774.