2020 Scholarship Application Form

The American Council of Engineering Companies of New York (ACEC New York) will award a number of scholarships to undergraduate students intending to become consulting engineers.

At least 20 scholarships will provide a stipend of $2,500, as well as one scholarship of $5,000 and two scholarships of $10,000, which will be issued via check to be used during the student's final year of undergraduate study at one of the approved engineering schools in New York State. Only students having completed either their third year of study (4-year program) or fourth year of study (5-year program) by May/June 2020 are eligible to receive the scholarship.

Applications will be accepted from current students at:

  • Alfred University
  • Alfred State
  • Binghamton (SUNY)
  • University at Buffalo
  • City University of New York
  • Clarkson University
  • Columbia University
  • Cooper Union
  • Cornell University
  • Hofstra University
  • Manhattan College
  • NYU-Polytechnic
  • NYIT
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Stony Brook (SUNY)
  • SUNY Maritime College
  • SUNY New Paltz
  • Syracuse University
  • Union College
  • University of Rochester

The applicant's major must be in a field of engineering/surveying:

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Structural Enginering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Engineering Technology
  • Surveying

Applicants are only eligible to receive an ACEC New York scholarship once. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or a U.S. resident and intend to remain in New York State post-graduation and being his/her career in the state.

Complete the online form below, and following instructions on providing additional final documentation. All materials must be received by ACEC New York by January 17, 2020.

Please provide the information requested in the form below. Only those applications with complete information will be considered.

Personal Information


College/Degree Information

Work Experience/Employer Information

Include any employment and internships - please list from most to least recent. In particular, note consulting engineering or surveying firms, if any. Space is available for up to four (4) employers, but applicants can submit fewer than four.




Your online application is not finalized until you click submit below.

Please note: applications are not considered complete until our office receives the following:

  • Printed copy of official transcript
  • Two (2) completed recommendation forms
  • 350-word essay.

Download the required supplementary forms.

These materials should be mailed to: ACEC New York Scholarship Fund, 6 Airline Drive, Albany, NY 12205 and/or emailed to amanda@acecny.org Incomplete applications will not be considered for scholarships.

Online application and supplementary materials must be received by our office no later than January 17, 2020.