• ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships

    ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships are awarded to college or university students who demonstrate outstanding potential for long-range contribution to the fields of automation and control. The scholarship awards support tuition and related expenses and research activities and initiatives. For information about applying, please call (919) 549-8411.  An application will need to be submitted by February 15, 2016.

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    ISA awards scholarships from both the ISA Educational Foundation Scholarship fund and funds provided through endowments of generous gifts from supporters. You can download a scholarship flyer for distribution at your school or section by clicking here.

    The scholarship program includes awards from the following categories.

    • Educational Foundation Scholarship
      Recipients of awards are full-time college or university students in either a graduate, undergraduate, or 2 yr. degree program with at least an overall GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. Students should be enrolled in a program in automation and control or a closely related field.

    • ISA Executive Board Scholarship
      These funds were provided by past and present members of ISA's Executive Board. Preference is given to applicants with demonstrated leadership capabilities. Award amount varies.

    • Named Awards
      Funds are provided by families or groups in honor of specific people.

    • ISA Technical Division Scholarships:
      Funds are provided by specific ISA Divisions. Scholarships are given to outstanding students pursuing careers in the area pertinent to the Division's activity. All Divisions, except Chemical and Petroleum Industry Division (ChemPID) and Food and Pharmaceutical Industries Division ask that completed applications be sent to a specific person (identified on the ISA Division Scholarships page).

    • ISA Section and District Scholarships
      Funds provided by specific ISA Sections and Districts.

    • 2014 Scholarship Award Recipients
      See the recipients of scholarships in 2014.

    Amounts Awarded: Through the ISA Educational Foundation, awards of $5,000 are provided to the top two undergraduate students. All other award amounts vary.

    Frequently Asked Questions about the ISA Educational Foundation Scholarship Fund