AIST David H. Samson Canadian Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Objectives: The objectives of the AIST David H. Samson Canadian Scholarship are to reward and encourage Canadian students with scientific abilities to prepare for a career in engineering by providing financial support during attendance at a Canadian institution of higher education.Awards – One Scholarship, valued at US$2000 per year, is available each year for a maximum of four consecutive years or until graduation, whichever occurs first.Eligibility – Students eligible to compete for the Scholarship must, at the time of application, be the children (natural, adopted or ward) of a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant who is a member, in good standing, of the Association for Iron & Steel Technology. The student must also be accepted in an eligible full-time course at an accredited Canadian university or college studying engineering. If there is no engineering applicant, the award will be made to an eligible student studying chemistry, geology, mathematics or physics. Consideration will be given to extracurricular activities. The Scholarship may be awarded to a student entering a community college if there is no eligible student entering an accredited university.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,


Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 2000

Max Award: 8000

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization AIST Foundation (Association for Iron and Steel Technology)
186 Thorn Hill Road
Warrendale, PA 15086-7528

Contact Person: Lori A. Wharrey Board Administrator, AIST Foundation

Phone: Phone: 724-776-6040, ext. 621

Fax: Fax: 724-776-1880