BMW / SAE Engineering Scholarship

This annual scholarship is provided by BMW AG in recognition of its commitment to excellence in engineering. BMW is world famous for designing and building luxury, high-performance passenger cars and motorcycles. The company is also a leader in developing and manufacturing high technology, high performance internal combustion engines.

This scholarship is in support of the SAE Foundation to ensure an adequate supply of well-trained engineers for the future.

Student Eligibility Requirements:

  • U.S. resident.
  • 3.75 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale (required).
  • Rank in the 90th percentile in both math and critical reading on SAT I or composite ACT scores.
  • Pursue an engineering or related science degree through an ABET accredited program.

Terms of Scholarship:

  • One scholarship will be awarded each year for $1,500 per year.
  • Scholarship may be renewed at $1,500 a year for three additional years (total award $6,000).

Application Deadline: January 15

How to Apply:

  • Begin the application process online. (Coming soon)
  • Submit
    • Application
    • Official high school transcript
    • SAT/ACT scores

Selection and Announcement of Recipient:

  • Recipient will be selected by the SAE Scholarship Committee and notified by the end of June.
  • All SAE Scholarship winners will be posted in July/August.

Payment of Scholarship Funds:

  • This scholarship will be paid into your account at your selected university in July/August.
  • It can be used for tuition or any other incidental school expenses.

Terms for Renewal of Scholarship: May be renewed for $1,500 per year for three additional years.

  • Must maintain a 3.0 grade point average.
  • Complete the BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship renewal form.