Indiana Robotics College Scholarships

     Below are a list of scholarships that Indiana robotics high school students grades 9th-12th can apply for:

  • Indiana University-Purdue University of Indianapolis

    • The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, IUPUI is offering three scholarships to students who have competed in the VEX® robotics competition and will graduate from high schools (or who were homeschooled) in Indiana. The scholarships to be awarded include: one $4,000 scholarship for students with a minimum HS GPA of 3.5 and two $1,000 scholarships for students with a minimum HS GPA of 3.0. Each of these scholarships is renewable annually for up to four years. Students must pursue a degree in Engineering or Technology at IUPUI and be residents of the state of Indiana. Applicants are required to submit essay questions and a letter of recommendation from a team mentor.

                  Applicants must follow the instructions on the application form which is available here: VEX Scholarship

                  The Application deadline is March 1st.

                  Contact: ttalbert@iupui.edu

                  Website: http://www.engr.iupui.edu/infofor/future-students/

 

  • Indiana University (FIRST)

    • Four $5,000/year up to $20,000 and four $2,500/year up to $10,000; ten $2,000/year up to $8,000

                   The Application deadline is February 1st.

                   Website: https://iu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_87Bu7r8u42LDPdH

 

  • Indiana University-Purdue University of Indianapolis (FIRST)

    • The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, IUPUI is offering scholarships to students who have competed in FIRST and will graduate from high schools (or were homeschooled) in Indiana. One $4,000/year up to $16,000 and up to nine additional scholarships at varying amounts for students in the state of Indiana; Engineering, Engineering Technology

                  The application deadline is March 1st.

                  Website: https://www.firstinspires.org/sites/default/files/uploads/scholarships/2018/iupui-first-scholarship.pdf

 

  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

    • In support of the FIRST® mission, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is offering three, merit-based scholarships, each for $10,000, to high school seniors who have participated on a FIRST team during their high school career. This scholarship may be utilized for any undergraduate course of study at RoseHulman Institute of Technology. The scholarship is renewable up to a total of $40,000 over four years, contingent upon maintaining good academic standing. Each recipient must meet the regular academic requirements for admission to the Institute.

                   The application deadline is February 1st.

                   Website: https://www.firstinspires.org/sites/default/files/uploads/scholarships/2018/rose-hulman-first-scholarship-                                          2018.pdf

 
  • University of Indianapolis

    • As a VEX Robotics Competition participant, you have exhibited a variety of skills, including analytical thinking, applied mathematics, problem-solving and technology design. In recognition of your accomplishments, skills and demonstrated teamwork, you are automatically eligible to be considered for a $10,000 scholarship to the University of Indianapolis. During your preparation for college, we encourage you to apply to be considered for this exciting opportunity.

                  Learn more and apply: http://www.uindy.edu/vex-scholarship/