SVEC STEM Scholarship Award

2023 SVEC Education Award Winners

SVEC College Award 2024

Application Deadline is January 8, 2024.

Award Eligibility

The Silicon Valley Engineering Council Engineering Education awards recognize undergraduate engineering and technology students for their dedication, focus, and commitment to engineering. Engineering and Technology. The one-time award is $1,000 and students may receive an SVEC Education award only once.

Award Criteria

– The applicant should be studying in one of the following 8 counties: San Francisco, San Mateo, Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz.

– The applicant’s program of study is directly focused towards engineering or technology.

– The applicant has shown involvement in STEM activities (e.g., engineering, science, math, computing, or technical organizations).

– The applicant has shown involvement in community and/or social services activities.

– The applicant has letters of recommendations from two adults: faculty, organizational leaders or club leaders who can speak to applicant’s activities and performance in the above areas.

– The student exhibits strong academic performance as shown by overall GPA as well as strong recommendations from teachers.

Granting of Awards

Awardees will be notified through e-mail by January 31, 2024, and will be awarded at the SVEC Engineers Week Banquet on February 20, 2024 at Delta Hotel by Marriott in Santa Clara. It is expected but not required that awardees attend the banquet. Each recipient and one companion will be SVEC guests.


If you have questions, please contact SVEC Scholarship/Education Committee Chair, Yanika Schneider (SPE) at:

Please include “SVEC Education Awards” in the email subject line.

Apply for the College scholarship here.

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