MTI Educational Foundation Scholarship Criteria
2021 Criteria and Application For Your Reference
General Information and Eligibility
The MTI Educational Foundation Scholarship Program is open to students who are interested in a career in metallurgy, materials, engineering, industrial, mechanical sciences. Applicants must be currently enrolled, or recently accepted, as a full or part-time student in a nationally accredited college/technical school in the areas of materials science, metallurgy or engineering/technician certificate with focus in mechanical, electrical or industrial sciences. Annual scholarships are awarded directly to the students.
Scholarships will be awarded by May 31, 2021 and paid in one installment.
Scholarship applications submissions will be accepted from January 15, 2021 to March 31, 2020. The scholarship level available is as follows:
Technical School/Associate Degree/Undergraduate Degree
Students are eligible for one of (13) scholarships:
(1) $15,000 Founders Scholarship given in honor of the founding leaders of the MTI Educational Foundation, Doug Peters from Peters Heat Treating and Norm Graves from National Metal Processing. The Founders Scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who, in the minds of the Foundation Board, represent qualifications that exceed all other applicants.
(6) $5,000 Scholarships
(4) $1,500 Technical School Scholarships
The scholarship is renewable for one additional year, for a maximum of two (2). Scholarship renewal is not automatic, applicants MUST submit a full and timely application in order to be considered for a second scholarship.
Grade Point Average – must be 3.0 or higher
Internship, Co-op, Work, Community, Volunteer and Other Extracurricular Activities
2 - Letters of Recommendation
Video Requirement: Provide a video of yourself, up to 3-minutes long, with you answering the questions, "What is heat treating and how does heat treating impact the industry you want to work in as a career?" Once you have your video, please sent to Foundation through to email firstname.lastname@example.org. Make sure to put your name in the notes section.
Honors, Awards and Other Recognitions of the Student’s Work and Leadership Skills
Personal Statement Regarding Proposed Program and Study, Career Goals, & Financial Need
MTI Educational Foundation Scholarship Guidelines 2019
The scholarship year runs from January 1 – December 31. All recipients are required to submit a mid-year progress report when requested by the Foundation Board each year. The MTI Educational Foundation will provide each scholarship recipient an online reporting form to provide their educational progress.
Extension of Time and Failure to Comply
A written request for extension of reporting deadlines, with no additional funding, must detail the reasons for the request and be received by the Foundation 30 days prior to the expiration of the scholarship term. Failure of the scholarship recipient to comply with the policies governing this scholarship may be grounds denial of any future consideration by the Foundation for any of its programs and/or job placement referrals upon graduation.
To be considered for an MTI Educational Foundation Scholarship complete the online application in full.
Chiet Staff Administrator
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