ASHRAE - Alwin B. Newton Scholarship

About this Award: 

Named for an industry pioneer, who was granted 219 patents during his lifetime.





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December 1, annually


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Eligibility : 

Scholarships are awarded to undergraduate engineering or pre-engineering students who are enrolled full-time in a post-secondary educational institution and pursuing a Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree in a course of study that traditionally has been a preparatory curriculum for the HVAC&R profession. Applicants must have a cumulative college Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 on a scale where 4.0 is the highest and/or a class standing of no less than the top 30% and meet at least one of the following criteria:


• The institution hosts an active ASHRAE Student Branch or
• The program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) or
• The institution is accredited by an equivalent agency outside the USA that is a signatory of the Washington Accord or
• The institution has a signed Memorandum of Understanding with ABET


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