In partnership with FIRST®, Kettering University awards up to 50 scholarships each year, with a five-year value of up to $25,000. Kettering is proud to have awarded almost 4.5 million dollars in FIRST® scholarships since 1999. Here are our requirements:
-This scholarship application, which opens on November 1, must be submitted by March 1. This includes letters of reference. -High school seniors must apply for Admission to Kettering University (kettering.edu/apply), and be admitted by March 1. -College transfer students who are active as mentors are also eligible. To be considered, apply for Admission to Kettering University, and be admitted by March 1. -Applicants must be currently and actively involved on a competing FRC® or FTC® team. -Provide two letters of recommendation (one must be from a mentor on the team). -Submit an essay highlighting FIRST®-related achievements, your role(s) on the team, mentoring, and examples of your leadership and personal initiative. Also, describe how FIRST® has influenced your career path.
If you have not uploaded your documents to a cloud service you can email them to email@example.com. Please make sure your first and last name are part of the file name for each document.
Your FIRST adult leader/mentor or teacher may choose to email the letter of recommendation. The letter(s) should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.