Engineering Staff and Dependents Education Award

Created by the Engineering Faculty/Staff Campaign Committee, this award provides financial assistance to full-time College of Engineering staff or their dependents to be used for educational expenses in any discipline at any Penn State location.

Nominations will be accepted from engineering staff members and are due by April 30 of each year. To apply, submit a one-page essay describing the educational goals of the nominee (staff member, spouse, or child), along with the nominee’s Penn State student ID number, to

The recipient will be selected by the Engineering Staff Advisory Committee in consultation with the Senior Associate Dean. The recipient will receive $500 that will be deposited directly in his or her Penn State student account for use during the upcoming academic year.

Those not selected will be notified and may re-apply the following year. A recipient may receive this award only once.

For more information on how to apply or donate to the award, contact the Engineering Staff Advisory Committee at