Minnesota Chapter of ASM International

The MN Chapter ASM provides scholarships annually to selected college students.

General Information:

  1. Scholarships will be awarded at the “Chapter’s Technical Meeting” in April in amounts between $500 and $1000.
  2. Completed scholarship application forms must be emailed by March 15.
  3. Scholarships candidates meet one of the following requirements:
    1. Minnesota resident
    2. ASM member
    3. Child of Minnesota Chapter members
  4. Scholarship eligibility is limited to two years per individual.
  5. Students must have an intended or declared major in metallurgy or material science and engineering. Applicants majoring in a related science or engineering discipline will be considered if they demonstrate a strong academic emphasis and interest in materials science and engineering. In addition, students must have completed at least the first two years of a BS degree or the first year of a 2-year degree/diploma.
  6. Awards will be based on academic achievement, submitted essay, work experience or extracurricular activities, and recommendation.

Application Procedure:

In order to be considered, the application must include:

  1. An official form completed and signed by the applicant.
  2. A current (up to date) transcript of college or technical school record
  3. A resume that includes work experience and extracurricular activities
  4. A letter of recommendation from an instructor or an employer or someone who would most understand your scholarship needs. The employer/professor can send the letter of recommendation directly to the MN ASM scholarship email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  5. Optional: A copy of your college report of financial aid and unmet need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  6. Save all documents as single PDF files and name files to include your last name first initial.pdf. All files can be included in the same email if combining documents in a single pdf file is not an option.
  7. Completed scholarship application forms must be emailed by March 01 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

LINK TO APPLICATION: http://www.mnasm.org/docs/Local_Scholarship_Forms/MN-ASM_Scholarship_Application.pdf

Corporate Sponsors of the Minnesota Chapter of ASM