COE Administered Scholarships

Conexant Systems Scholarship

Deadline: TBA

Conexant Systems has given $12,000 to be awarded this year, preferably for four scholarships of $3000 each. Students applying for this scholarship should be interested in working in the semiconductor industry and have an interest in interning at Conexant before graduation. Applicants should also be enrolled in EECS, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, or Materials Science and Engineering major.


  • GPA of 3.3 or above in Major
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Registered as a Full-Time Student
  • Involvement in extra-curricular activities
  • Demonstrated Leadership Skills
  • Ability to Work in the US

CSEMS Scholarship

The College of Engineering selects "Pell eligible" students from among Science, Engineering, and Math (SEM) for awards up to $5k. The award is renewable.


  • Nomination by Department
  • Demonstrated Financial Need
  • Major in Computer Science and/or Engineering

For more information visit or contact Michele DeCoteau,

2003: Lillian Tan, Liliya Krivulina, Nasrin Jaffari, Minjong Kim, Enrique Cervantes, Mauricio Benitez
2002: Tiffany Chan, Sebastian Garcia, Jiashi Li, Kiran Patel, Purvi Parikh, Phuang Thi Tran

Intel Foundation Minority Engineering Scholarship (MESP)

Deadline: Usually October

The Intel Foundation annually awards underrepresented minority students studying computer science or engineering. The award normally includes a paid summer internship with Intel Corporation. Scholarships are renewable through the student's fifth undergraduate year.


  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Majoring in EECS, or Computer Engineering.
  • Demonstrate Financial Need
  • Student Must Be a Member of an Underrepresented Minority: African-American, Native-American, or Hispanic
  • Active in Appropriate Minority Programs
  • Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident