Scholarships & Financial Aid

Undergraduate Financial Aid & Scholarships


Students who apply to the College of Engineering should explore the various scholarship opportunities available. Scholarships in the College of Engineering fall into one of the following categories:

  • Internal Scholarships
  • External Scholarships
  • College and Department Scholarships

If you have additional questions about engineering scholarships, please contact Dr. Tamara Fuller, the College of Engineering Director of Student Services, at (336) 285-2643 or at  

Financial Aid

The Office of Student Financial Aid is a resource for students and their families. The Office of Student Financial Aid hopes that students find the information on the website valuable as they seek financing for their college education.

Attending college is a financial investment in a student’s future. As students view the website, they should become familiar with the steps to apply for financial aid; the requirements to acquire and remain eligible for financial aid; and the various financial aid programs. The Office of Student Financial Aid is committed to reducing financial barriers and offers students the best financial aid package possible.

Graduate Student Funding

The College understands that financial support can be important to the success of our graduate students. There are opportunities for funding from the University and the engineering departments.

Types of Aid

  • Graduate Research Assistantships
  • Graduate Teaching Assistantships
  • Fellowships/Scholarships
  • General Engineering Scholarships

Department Contacts

Visit the departmental websites or contact the graduate coordinators if you have questions regarding M.S. and Ph.D. programs, admissions requirements and deadlines, and available financial assistance:

Department Name Phone Email
Chemical and Bioengineering

Dr. Stephen Knisley, Chair
Dr. Shamsuddin Ilias, Graduate Program Coordinator

(336) 334-7564
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Dr. Stephanie Luster-Teasley, Chair 
Dr. Shoou Yu Chang, Graduate Program Coordinator
(336) 334-7737
Computational Science and Engineering Dr. Marwan Bikdash, Director (336) 334-7437
Computer Science Dr. Xiaohong (Dorothy) Yuan, Interim Chair 
Dr. Anna Yu, Graduate Program Coordinator
(336) 334-7245
Electrical and Computer Engineering Dr. John Kelly, Chair
Dr. Jung Kim, Graduate Program Coordinator
(336) 334-7760

Industrial and Systems Engineering
Dr. Paul Stanfield, Chair
Dr. Eui Park Graduate Program Coordinator
(336) 334-7780
Mechanical Engineering Department Dr. Ferguson, Frederick, Chair 
Dr. Mannur Sundaresan, Graduate Program Coordinator
(336) 334-7620