ASHRAE David C. J. Peters Scholarship

American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)

The scholarship was established in honor of David Peters to award outstanding undergraduate students who are currently pursuing a degree in mechanical or architectural engineering at selected colleges and universities.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    Undergraduate student
  • Minimum GPA:
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Class Rank:
    Class standing of no less than the top 30%
  • College:
    California State University (CSU) at Chico, San Diego, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Cal Maritime or Long Beach; Pennsylvania State University; North Carolina State University; Virginia Tech; Clemson University; University of Nebraska at Lincoln or Omaha; University of Nevada at Las Vegas or Reno; Oklahoma State University; University of Texas at Austin
  • Major/Career:
    Mechanical or architectural engineering

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Essay:
    What is your particular interest in the field covered by ASHRAE? Do you have a special interest in HVAC&R equipment or systems (i.e. installing, designing, testing, servicing, repairing, troubleshooting, teaching, etc)? Please articulate a thorough response in 100-200 words; To what extent have you participated in HVAC&R activities to advance your above stated "goals"? Answer 100 words or less.
  • Recommendation Letters:
    Three signed letters of recommendation as follows: one from an instructor or faculty advisor, one from a current or past employer, and one from another character reference (other than a family member). In the case of institutions with an ASHRAE student branch, a letter from the faculty advisor of that branch may be one of the three letters of recommendation.

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