Engineering Scholarships - For Women!
Every week I receive at least one email asking me about scholarships for women who plan to pursue a degree in Engineering. Not surprisingly, engineering as a major is a field that is very disproportionately made up of employees, managers, teachers, and mentors of the male persuasion. How is a women supposed to get her foot in the door? Well, the fact is that many colleges and business have partnered to try to address this glaring discrepancy. Colleges are doing their share by offering my openings for female applicants to their engineering programs. This includes everything from computers and biomedicine to mechanics, petroleum, and electrical engineering programs. But getting into an engineering program is not enough. It needs to be affordable. This is where industry has stepped in. There are now a wide range of good scholarships available for female students who plan to major in some area of engineering . . . READ FULL ENTRY