• Morgan Montalvo - 2013 SME-EF Family Scholarship Recipient

  • Kanesha Overton - 2013 Future Leaders of Manufacturing Scholarship Recipient


Since 1998, the SME Education Foundation has provided more than $8.1 million in financial aid through its various scholarship programs. The Foundation awards scholarships to graduating high school seniors, current undergraduates and masters or doctoral degree students pursuing degrees in advanced manufacturing and related fields at two-year and four-year colleges.

Our premier scholarship is the SME Family Scholarship with a four-year award of up to $70,000.  SME Student Chapter members are also eligible for the Joseph P. Novek Outstanding Student Leader Award and the Future Leaders of Manufacturing Scholarship.

Besides the SME Education Foundation Scholarships, other scholarships administered by the Foundation include the Ford Blue Oval Scholarships.

If you would like to be automatically notified when the application opens in the fall 2015 please complete the registration form.