Materials Processing & Manufacturing Division Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Two $2,500 scholarships are awarded to undergraduate students in their sophomore or junior years, who are majoring in metallurgical and/or materials science and engineering with an emphasis on manufacturing from product design to production, integrating process control technology into manufacturing, and basic and applied research into key materials technologies that impact manufacturing processes. Additionally, each recipient receives up to $500 for travel expenses to attend the meeting and luncheon to accept the award. Recipients are known as MPMD Scholars.


The applicant must be a student member of Material Advantage.
Applicants must be undergraduate sophomores or junior unless otherwise noted.
Applicants must be enrolled full time in a metallurgical/materials science engineering program at a qualified college or university.
Relatives of members of the funding committee/division are not eligible.
Submitted coursework must be relevant to the scholarship for which the student is applying.

Judging Criteria:
Scholarship recipients are chosen by specially appointed selection committees. The following judging criteria are employed:

Relevance of Coursework/Experience to division’s focus
Scholarship Application
Academic Achievement
Activities in and out of School, Including Work Experience
Personal Profile Statement
Letters of Recommendation

Year of Need: College Sophomore, College Junior,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 2

Min Award:

Max Award: 3,000

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization TMS Student Program
184 Thorn Hill Road
Warrendale, PA 15086

Contact Person:

Phone: (724) 776-9000

Fax: (724) 776-37