Non-Ferrous Founders' Society Scholarship

Selection Criteria

FEF's screening of award candidates for final selection by the Scholarship Committee of the Non-Ferrous Founders' Society will be based on the following:

Residency
  1. Must be North American citizen or permanent resident (see next requirement)
  2. If you are not a North American citizen, click here to review the policy
Education
  1. Meets FEF Student Guidelines
  2. Attending an FEF college/university
  3. Attending a non-FEF college/university
Applications will be graded on the following criteria:
  1. Career Objective Essay (1-10 pts) = 30% of scoring
  2. Education = 40% of scoring
    1. Study in Engineering directly related to cast metals industry (8-10 pts)
    2. Other cast metals industry related course of study (1-7 pts)
  3. Work Experience = 30% of scoring
    1. Internship/Co-op work experience at NFFS member facility (8-10 pts)
    2. Internship/Co-op work experience in the nonferrous cast metals industry (5-7 pts)
    3. Any work experience in the cast metals industry (1-4 pts)
Deadline
  1. Before September 30, 2020
  2. (deadlines are subject to change from year to year)
Confirmation
If you do not receive a confirmation of application receipt from the FEF office within 48 business hours, please call 847-490-9200 to make sure that your application has been received.

IF YOU WISH TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING POSSIBLE INTERNSHIP, CO-OP OR PERMANENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN THE NON-FERROUS FOUNDRY INDUSTRY, PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND/OR PHONE NUMBER IN THE BOX BELOW.

YOU MUST SUBMIT AN ESSAY THAT DESCRIBES YOUR CAREER OBJECTI VES AND YOUR INTEREST IN NON-FERROUS MATERIALS (NOT TO EXCEED 500 WORDS). YOU MAY USE THE BOX BELOW FOR YOUR ESSAY OR YOU CAN ATTACH A WORD DOCUMENT or PDF TO AN EMAIL MESSAGE (info@fefinc.org):

Scholarship Form

The majority of this scholarship is based off your FEF profile. It is extremely important that you have your entire FEF profile completed to be considered for this scholoarship.

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