Announcing Adecco Engineering & Technology’s Future Engineers Scholarship for Promising Engineering Students

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ET_scholarship_403x403STEM skills gap

There is a growing skills gap in the United States, especially when it comes to professionals with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) backgrounds. In fact, it’s expected that by 2018 there will be at least 2.4 million job vacancies in STEM fields.

STEM education

One solution to solve the STEM skills gap is to nurture students who show promise in STEM, and support their further education. Adecco Engineering and Technology is encouraging engineering students, in particular, by once again offering it’s Future Engineers Scholarship worth $2,500.

Engineering scholarship details

Both high school seniors who plan on pursuing an engineering degree and current undergraduate engineering students are eligible, and can apply here beginning Monday, February 3rd, 2014. The deadline to apply is April 3, 2014.

Students will be asked to answer the following question as their personal statement:

Along with intelligence, being a successful engineer requires a commitment to craft and a desire to stay on the cutting edge. It’s a unique and demanding field, and studies reveal that many students who plan to pursue an engineering degree do not complete their engineering studies. As you think ahead to your academic career, what factors will be integral in keeping you motivated and committed to engineering? An innate love for learning? A unique support system? An outstanding teacher? Also, how do you plan to remain competitive and keep your skills sharp at all times?

Spread the word!

Help us uncover the winner by sharing this opportunity today. Tell all the future engineers you know and use  #STEMedu and this link:  Follow us on social media, where we’ll be sharing news about the Future Engineers Scholarship and how to apply. With your help, we can ensure that this award is given to the most driven and deserving engineer.

At Adecco Engineering & Technology, we aim advance the way the world works. To do this, we forge strong relationships with the next generation of engineers through STEM education outreach, community sponsorships and, of course, this annual Future Engineers Scholarship.

To apply for this scholarship, click here. Application process begins Monday, February 3rd, 2014.

Adecco Engineering & Technology connects talented professionals to innovative and exciting opportunities. From startups to Fortune 500s, we have a variety of companies looking for skilled and talented professionals like you. If you are ready to jump into an exciting opportunity, submit your application on or after February 3rd, 2014!

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