The Joseph F. Shelley Scholarship provides a mechanical engineering student up to $1,000.00 (as specified by the TCNJ Foundation) scholarship for one year. The scholarship will be awarded on a competitive basis, and priority will be given to applicants that demonstrate an understanding of and a commitment to the engineering profession, have demonstrated leadership qualities, have financial need*, and a minimum 3.0 GPA in the major.
To be considered for the award, students must be majoring in Mechanical Engineering and be classified as a Junior or Senior during the year of the award (for example, interested sophomores should apply for their junior year).
If interested in applying for the Joseph F. Shelley Scholarship, submit a letter of interest that includes the applicant’s overall educational and career goals, commitment to and leadership in the engineering profession, and any special circumstances causing financial need*. The student’s academic performance at TCNJ will also be used to select a finalist.
Apply to this scholarship using the form linked on the main scholarship page.
*In order to demonstrate financial need, the federal financial aid FASFA form needs to be submitted to TCNJ in addition to the letter mentioned above.
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