The Fort Worth Section of the SPE is pleased to announce the offering of at least 2 scholarships for students entering their freshman year of college in a Petroleum Engineering or related field. The scholarships are valued at $3,000 per year, and are dispersed as $1,500 per semester (fall / spring). The scholarships are renewable up through the fourth year (potential total of $12,000 per scholarship over 4 years).
The applicant must be a graduating high school senior or planning to enter their first year of college and must be from Tarrant County or the surrounding area (Denton County, Wise County, Parker County, Palo Pinto County, Johnson County, Hood County, Erath County). Applicant must provide a statement that it is his/her intent to enroll in a petroleum engineering related program at an accredited university. Applicant must have scored at least 1650 on SAT (or 24 on ACT) or be ranked academically in the top 10% of his/her graduating class. Applicant must be a United States citizen or lawful permanent resident. The scholarship will be cancelled if the student drops below 12 credit hours per semester or transfers out of the petroleum engineering related program. The scholarship requires a minimum GPA of 3.0 of 4.0 - maximum scale for each semester. The first time a student fails to meet the GPA requirement the student will be placed on probation, but scholarship for the following semester may still be paid at the discretion of the Scholarship Chairman. If the student fails to meet the expected GPA the following semester, any remaining scholarship opportunity will be forfeited.
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Jack Doak, SPE Fort Worth Scholarship Chairman