ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship

$5,000Award Amount
1Number of Awards
12/1/2022Submission Deadline

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The ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship is available annually for qualified undergraduate pre-engineering, engineering, or architecture students attending a post-secondary educational institution within the geographic boundaries of ASHRAE Region IV, namely South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia.

The scholarship offers a reward of $5,000 to one qualified undergraduate pre-engineering or engineering student.

The ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship is sponsored by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), an organization dedicated to advancing the arts and sciences of ventilation, heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world.

Key Information of ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship

Study Details

Area of Study

  • Architecture
  • Engineering

Country of Study

United States

Specific Schools

ABET Accredited

Scholarship Details

Intended Level of Study

Undergraduate

Award Amount

$5,000

Number of Awards

1

ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship Timeline

January 2022

Application Opening Date

Applications open on January 1.

December 2022

Submission Deadline

The submission deadline is on December 1.

September 2023

Awards Announcement Date

Winners are announced the following academic year in September.

Scholarship Eligibility

To be eligible to apply, applicants must meet the following criteria.

  • Eligible Grade: Undergraduate
  • Maximum Age: Any
  • Required GPA: 3
  • Geographic Eligibility: Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina
  • Gender: Any
  • Race/Ethnicity: Any

Application Requirements

Here’s what you need to submits besides your application.

  • Grade transcript
  • Recommendation letters

How to ace the ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship

1

Maintain high grades

Have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 on a scale where 4.0 is the highest and/or a class standing of no less than the top 30%.

2

Enroll for a bachelor’s degree in engineering

Ensure you are a registered full-time undergraduate engineering or a pre-engineering student pursuing an engineering degree or Bachelor of Science in a course of study with a traditional preparatory curriculum for the HVAC&R profession.

3

Ensure timely submission of your academic transcript

Endeavor to make available your official transcript of grades. If you are a college freshman, whose grades are not available by the application deadline, you must submit an official transcript of high school grades and verification of enrollment in a post-secondary educational institution. The transcript should be mailed, photocopies are not accepted.

4

Submit three recommendation letters before the deadline

Three signed letters of recommendation are as follows: one from a faculty advisor, or an instructor, a current or past employer, and another character reference (other than a family member). In cases where your institution has an ASHRAE student branch on campus, a letter from the faculty advisor of that branch may be one of the three letters of recommendation.

How the ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship is Judged

Scholarship entries will be judged on the academic performance of applicants as demonstrated by grade transcript and recommendation letters submitted.

Why We Love the ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship

1

Previous scholarship recipients can reapply

The scholarship program accepts applications from former scholarship applicants and recipients who meet current criteria.

2

The scholarship is available annually

The scholarship is available annually for qualified undergraduate pre-engineering, engineering, or architecture students attending a post-secondary educational institution within the geographic boundaries of ASHRAE Region IV (South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia).

3

The scholarship offers a decent reward

ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship offers a huge reward of $5,000 to one qualified undergraduate pre-engineering, engineering, or architecture student attending a post-secondary educational institution.

5 Facts About ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship

01.

Been operating for over a century

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) is a global society.

02.

ASHRAE was created by the merger of two companies

ASHRAE was formed in 1959 as the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers by the merger between the American Society of Refrigerating Engineers (ASRE) and the American Society of Heating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHAE).

03.

ASHRAE spans over 132 countries with more than 50,000 members

ASHRAE is a diverse organization with more than 50,000 members from over 132 nations, dedicated to advancing the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world.

04.

ASHRAE is committed to offering value-driven services

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and its members are passionate about serving the built environment, creating value, and recognizing the accomplishments of others.

05.

Only for students in ASHRAE Region IV

The scholarship is for undergraduate pre-engineering, engineering, or architecture students attending a post-secondary educational institution within the geographic boundaries of ASHRAE Region IV, namely South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia.

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