Penn State College of Engineering Penn State College of Engineering

LNESC National Scholarship

Application Deadline:



Sophomore in Fall


The partnership between the General Electric Foundation and the LNESC Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage outstanding minority students in completing their college education. The program is directed specifically to disadvantaged minority students with career interests in business or engineering.


Must be a minority student pursuing full-time studies leading to a bachelor?s degree at an accredited college or university in the U.S.
Must be classified as a college sophomore in the fall semester.
Must have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 3.25 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent.
Must be a business or engineering major.
Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.

Terms of Award:

The $5,000 awards will be divided into two equal disbursements made on September 15 and January 31. Scholarship awards are sent directly to the recipient?s college or university and deposited in the recipient?s name. The funds will be allocated toward the payment of tuition and academic fees, and the purchase of required educational materials and books.

Please Submit:

Application on-line

Online Application: