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Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Scholarships

Strecker Scholarship

Deadline: April 30

The Strecker scholarship will be awarded to two (one for $1,000 and one for $2,000) Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering (IMSE) seniors who demonstrate academic excellence in Industrial Engineering.

Applications are due to the IMSE department no later than April 30, 2018. Email applications to imse@k-state.edu.

Qualifications
  • Must have a 3.3 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Must be a KSU senior who will graduate in May, August, or December 2019
To apply, submit the following:
  • A cover letter to include your name, contact information, and which scholarship you are applying for. Sign and date bottom of page. 
  • A resume that includes your GPA, extracurricular activities, work experience, and community service experience
  • An essay (one page max) answering the following question:
    • What would you like to be remembered for at the conclusion of your engineering career?

IMSE Professional Academy Scholarship

Deadline: April 30

The Professional Academy Scholarship will be awarded to five Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering (IMSE) students who demonstrate academic excellence in industrial engineering. The scholarship includes a $1,000 award, or $500 per fall and spring semesters. 

Qualifications
  • Must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Sophomore, juniors, and seniors in IMSE, as defined below
    • Sophomore (30-59 credits)
    • Junior (60-89 credits)
    • Senior (90+ credits)
To apply, submit the following:
  • A cover letter to include your name, contact information, and the cumulative number of credit hours you will have completed at the end of the Spring 2018 semester
  • A resume that includes your GPA
  • An essay (1,000 words max) answering the prompt below:
    • The IMSE Professional Academy and Advisory Council have worked to build the K-State Skill Xcelerator program, which launched this semester. Through this program, the department encourages students to create and complete “skill-rich” experiences that will help them achieve their personal and professional goals. In 1,000 words or fewer, describe your idea for a skill-rich project or experience, through which you can both advance the IMSE department and develop skills that will help you achieve your own personal and professional goals.

Applications are due to the IMSE department no later than April 30, 2018. Email applications to imse@k-state.edu.

Benjamin and Jennifer Tryon Industrial Engineering Scholarship

Deadline: April 30
Qualifications
  • Junior, senior, and graduate students in the IMSE department
  • Preference is given to US citizens who have active leadership involvement in a club or organization in the IMSE department and hold a GPA of 3.25 or higher.
To apply, submit the following:
  • A resume which clearly lists your cumulative GPA and expected graduation
  • A document that includes your name and summarizes your organizational involvement – please have separate sections that detail your involvement in organizations in the following order:  1) industrial engineering organizations; 2) engineering organizations; 3) other university organizations; and 4) other organizational involvement.  Do not feel like you have to put something in every section to be competitive. 

Applications are due to the IMSE department no later than April 30, 2018. Email applications to imse@k-state.edu.

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University Support

  • Office of Student Affairs Assistance - Deadline for continuing students to renew scholarships or be available for a new one is February 1st each year.
    • Penny Forsyth -1046 Rathbone, pennyf@ksu.edu, (785) 532-6686
    • Jim Hohenbary – 112 Eisenhower, jimlth@ksu.edu, (785) 532-6904
    • Financial Aid Office – Fairchild Hall, Room 104, (785) 532-6420 - fax: (785) 532-7628, e-mail: ksusfa@k-state.edu