• ISA Educational Foundation Scholarship Fund Frequently Asked Questions

    ISA awards scholarships from the Educational Foundation Scholarship fund. These funds are provided through endowments of generous gifts from supporters. Here are some frequently asked questions about the scholarship program:

    Q: Who is eligible?
    A: Be currently enrolled, and enrolled for the entire 2020-2021 academic year, in a graduate or undergraduate program in instrumentation, systems, or automation discipline (2-year program or 4-year baccalaureate program or its equivalent) at an educational institution in their country of residence.

    • Two year program applicants must have completed at least one academic semester or 12 semester hours or its equivalent.
    • Four year degree program applicants must be in their sophomore year or higher of their study or its equivalent at the time of application.
    • Applicants must be full-time students in an educational institution and have at least an overall GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.

     

    Q: How can I apply?
    A: The application process for 2020 will open on 16 December 2019.

    Q: What is the deadline for submitting applications?
    A: Applications will be accepted through 17 February 2020.

    Q: How will I know if I have been selected to receive a scholarship award?
    A: Candidates who are selected to receive a scholarship award will be contacted, via email, by July 2020.

    Q: What supporting documents do I need?
    A: The application requires that academic transcripts/educational records be uploaded with the application. Two reference letters are also required.References must be requested and submitted through the scholarship application portal. Reference letters must be original and unique to the individual student.