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    TMS/Light Metals Division Scholarship Program

    Offered by The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)

    Reviewed by Brian GeigerLast updated Feb 26, 2024
    1 award worth

    $2,500

    Grade level

    College Sophomores & Juniors

    Expected deadline:

    This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

    March 2025

    Scholarship Overview

    The TMS/Light Metals Division Scholarship Program awards $2,500 to one full-time undergraduate applicant in their sophomore or junior year, who is majoring in metallurgical and/or materials science and engineering with an emphasis on both traditional (aluminum, magnesium, beryllium, titanium, lithium and other reactive metals) and emerging (composites, laminates, etc.) light metals. Applicants must be a student member of Material Advantage. Relatives of members of the funding committee/division are not eligible. Applicants must submit three (3) recommendations from educators and/or employees who are familiar with their background.

    If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

    About The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)

    The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) is a professional society that connects minerals, metals, and materials scientists and engineers who work in industry, academia, and government positions around the world. They create networking, publication, and professional development opportunities by convening international conferences, publishing books and journals, administering awards, conducting short courses and training, and bringing together the professional community to address issues of common concern. They also provide leadership in the accreditation of university programs in metallurgical, materials, and similarly named engineering programs.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    College Sophomores & Juniors

    Academic Interest

    Materials Science

    Miscellaneous

    Applicants must be a student member of Material Advantage.

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

    Essay

    Academic transcript

    Resume or CV

    Letter of recommendation

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    Scholarship FAQ

    Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

    This scholarship is designated for full-time enrollment status only.

    Is this scholarship restricted by institution type?

    Yes, this scholarship is restricted for use at four-year colleges.

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