Scholarships and Grants

ASHE 2020 Scholarship Flyer_2020-0120Civil Engineering/Transportation Majors


Submit applications to:
Derrick Shelton
Subject: ASHE Potomac Scholarship Application
Questions: Use e-mail above or call 703.336.6208





The STEM Center for Research and Development is a valuable resource offering courses and enrichment activities designed to boost academic and professional competency, provide research opportunities, and increase student retention and graduation rates. STEM Center Fellowships (contact Anita Wood)

Scholarships and Grants

There is not one resource for scholarships.

  • Financial Aid Office and UDC Foundation may have opportunities for you.
  • Thoroughly research scholarship opportunities with government, public and private businesses, employers (both your employer and your family member’s employer), stores, schools, foundations, religious organizations, fraternities and sororities among others.
  • Adhere to deadline dates and don’t wait for a deadline to apply.
  • File the FAFSA annually. Many scholarships are need based and require the FAFSA.
  • Consider your network of references (both professional and personal) and don’t rely on the same one or two people. Continue to build your network.

Scholarships, Fellowships & Internships
For students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, there are a number of opportunities to earn money towards education while gaining invaluable experience that today’s workplace demands.  Popular pursuits by current ME majors include: