Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards

 

Fall 2018

TBP Member Fellowships

Tau Beta Pi offers 20 fellowships nationwide for full-time graduate study in 2018-2019, each in the amount of $10,000. Only Tau Beta Pi members are eligible. Applications open December 8th 2018, and the deadline is February 1st, 2019.

For graduate fellowships, detailed instructions, FAQs and the application process can be found at the TBP National Website .

Outstanding Sophomore and Junior Award

The purpose of this award is to acknowledge students who have been active in various capacities during their freshman or sophomore year at the university. The award is given by the Illinois Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi and encourages its members to be involved in service and liberal culture activities. Current sophomores and juniors are eligible. High preference will be given to TBP members. The award carries a monetary award of $250. One award will be given for service during the sophomore, defined here as your second year of post-secondary study, and one for freshman year, your first year regardless of hours earned. The application can be downloaded here. The deadline is Monday December 3rd, 2018 12pm.

Outstanding Member and Initiate Award

The Outstanding Member & Outstanding Initiate Awards are $500 awards given out each semester. Applications are due by Monday December 3rd, 2018 12 pm. The applications can be accessed here. We encourage everyone to apply! Please contact Dimitrios Gotsis ( gotsis2@illinois.edu ) with any questions.

Spring 2019

TBP Member Scholarships

Tau Beta Pi offers over 15 different scholarships nationally, each in the amount of $2000/year for full-time undergraduate senior-year study in 2019-2020. 271 scholarships were given out last year from 680 applicants. Only Tau Beta Pi members are eligible and you must be a member of TBP at the time of application for these scholarships. Applications open January 15th 2019 and the deadline is April 1st, 2019.

For undergraduate fellowships, detailed instructions, FAQs and the application process can be found at the TBP National Website .

Harold and Ruth Hayward Scholarships

Through the generosity of Ruth and Harold Hayward, the College of Engineering and Tau Beta Pi are able to offer several $3000/year scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic. Current sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply. High preference will be given to TBP members. If awarded for the junior year, the scholarship can be renewed for the senior year. Hayward scholarships are given to outstanding engineering students on the basis of academic achievement, service, leadership, and initiative. The application can be obtained here under "General Scholarships". For further information, please contact our academic advisor Marie-Christine Brunet (brunet@illinois.edu).

Outstanding Member and Initiate Award

The Outstanding Member & Outstanding Initiate Awards are $500 awards given out each semester. Applications are due by Monday April 22nd, 2019 12pm. The applications can be accessed here. We encourage everyone to apply! Please contact Dimitrios Gotsis ( gotsis2@illinois.edu ) with any questions.