IIE CISE Undergraduate Scholarship
Applicants for the CISE Undergraduate Scholarship can send in an application form and project write-up including how work was conducted, IE tools and skills used and applied. The project should be conducted for a business or non-profit as part of a work internship (paid or unpaid) or research project to benefit the organization. Submissions should include information on objective, approach, data (if able to be shared), alternatives, conclusions, the impact on the organization, an implementation plan, and acceptance of results by the organization. A summary of learnings that the student achieved as a result should be included. A final report submitted to the organization upon conclusion of the project could serve as the application for the scholarship if appropriate. The application must be accompanied by a letter of support from the sponsoring or subject enterprise.
The successful candidate will receive a $2,000 award, as well as a $500 stipend to cover travel expenses to the Annual Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers Conference as it is the intent that the successful candidate will present their project case study at the conference.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $2,500
Essay required: Yes