ACEC/MA Education Corporation (ACEC/MA EC) created the Presidents’ Scholarship to help celebrate our 50th anniversary in 2010 by giving back to our community. The Presidents’ Scholarship is a tribute to the outstanding leaders whose stewardship has successfully guided five decades of accomplishment.
The number and value of scholarship awards vary year to year based on application quality and funding. Last year, the ACEC/Massachusetts Education Corporation presented four $5,000 scholarship awards to our local applicants
In addition to merit-based awards, ACEC/MA Education Corporation plans to award some scholarships for diverse applicants and those demonstrating a financial need. We are pleased to announce the inaugural year for the Judith Nitsch Scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to students pursuing an engineering or land surveying degree who are underrepresented in the field. Applicants for the Judith Nitsch Scholarship must:
The ACEC Massachusetts Education Corporation will be awarding an additional need based scholarship for diverse applicants.
Scholarship applications are due January 26, 2023.
Apply online through the ACEC National Scholarship Portal (link to be added)
ACEC/MA Education Corporation Scholarship applications are due January 26, 2023. The scholarships are being provided by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts Education Corporation.
Guidelines & Qualifications
U.S. Citizenship is required to qualify for ACEC/MA Education Corporation Scholarships.
In addition, for ACEC/MA Education Corporation Scholarships, the student must be a Massachusetts Resident or enrolled in a Massachusetts College or University.
General Scholarship Guidelines:
For Diversity Scholarships, students self-identify as American Indian/Alaskan Native, Black, Asian/Pacific, Islander, Hispanic/Latino, and/or Mixed Race; women, people with disabilities, veterans and LGBTQ+.
A student can receive only one ACEC National scholarship during the student’s academic career.
For ACEC/MA Education Corporation Scholarships: Payment will be made to the student. Ideally the student will attend the ACEC/MA Engineering Excellence Awards Gala on March 27, 2023 in Boston as a guest of ACEC/MA.
For ACEC National Scholarships: Payments will be made to the academic institution beginning July 1 for the 2023-2024 academic year.
Applications should be as complete as possible. Each portion of the application has a specific point value. Judges will score each section separately. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Questions about scholarships offered by ACEC/MA Education Corporation, contact ACEC/MA Education Corporation or call us at 617-227-5551.
This application form must be filled out at one time. You CANNOT save or retrieve this application after you submit. Applicants are advised to review the guidelines and sample application form prior to submission.
ACEC National Specialty Scholarship Guidelines:
ACEC National Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship Guidelines:
ACEC/MA members only pay the ACEC/MA member rate for registration. Check the ACEC/MA Member Directory to see if your firm is an ACEC/MA member. If your firm is an ACEC/MA member, you are a member.
Important: You must use the account, including the username and password, of the individual you wish to register.
IMPORTANT: Altering your name or contact information during registration will overwrite your record in our membership database. Please do not share your login information with anyone else.
If you have additional questions regarding registration, contact us at 617/227-5551 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration is processed through the ACEC/MA associated website, www.engineers.org. ACEC/MA is supported by the staff of The Engineering Center Education Trust.