Students under the Engineering Technology department degrees can apply to the following scholarships.
Seeking incoming Electronics Engineering Technology students
NI, formerly known as National Instruments, has partnered with Austin Community College for a program that offers a scholarship & paid apprenticeship opportunity for 2022 high school graduates. This program is designed to groom students going into their first year at community college for a career as an Electronics Hardware Technician at NI. Students work part-time at NI while taking classes towards an associate degree in Engineering Technology with a specialization in Electronics.
The Donohue Family SkillPointe Scholarship
The Donohue Family Foundation is providing a total of $100,000 in scholarships for individuals pursuing high-demand careers that don’t require a four-year degree. A total of 50 Donohue Family SkillPointe Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each will be awarded during 2022 and 2023.
ACC Adult Career Scholars
This scholarship awards 150 eligible students up to $5000 for tuition and fees in order to complete their first degree at ACC.
Financial Resources for Women in STEM
Many organizations, nonprofits, and companies offer scholarships and grants to women interested in sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
ACC Foundation General Scholarship Application
Samsung and ACC have partnered to offer some amazing scholarships for students in Advanced Manufacturing.
ACC Career Scholars
Austin Community College is excited to announce a new, all-inclusive scholarship program. Career Scholars provides full financial and academic support to students majoring in fields with high earning potential.
Lockheed Martin Vocational Scholarship
Lockheed Martin has established a new scholarship program to provide opportunities to students pursuing a degree or vocational-technical certificate at a vocational-technical school, trade school, two-year community college or state college.
Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs® (NBT)
Help students get a smooth start in manufacturing with an NBT scholarship!
Our purpose is to support individuals in discovering their interest in manufacturing and to encourage the pursuit of a manufacturing career.
AMD/Gary Heerssen Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is to assist students enrolled in the ACC Engineering Technology Program with specialization in Nanoelectronics Manufacturing Technology, Automation, Robotics and Controls, or Electronics Technician.
SEMI/Frank Squires Scholarship
This scholarship is to assist students enrolled in the ACC Engineering Technology Program with specialization in Nanoelectronics Manufacturing Technology, Automation, Robotics and Controls, or Electronics Technician, Bio-Instrumentation, Renewable Energy Technology and Engineering Technology.
Robert W. Galvin Endowed Scholarships
This scholarship is to assist students enrolled in the ACC Engineering Technology Program with specialization in Nanoelectronics Manufacturing Technology, Automation, Robotics and Controls, or Electronics Technician in the summer semester.
Dr. Dan Arvizu Endowed Scholarship
Purpose: To assist ACC students who are enrolled in ACC’s Renewable Energy program or related field.
ACC Scholarship Application Information
The Austin Community College Foundation was established in 1991 to expand higher education and training throughout the Austin Community College District. Its mission is to raise funds to ensure student success and develop community support for the college. The Foundation is led by a volunteer board of business and community leaders whose dedication to education supports and allows for the growth of College initiatives. An established set of values guides the Foundation in its actions and a shared vision with ACC yields well-articulated strategies for these actions. Members of the board of directors share an inspired passion to assist the ACC in achieving excellence, which, in turn, will impact our community, students, and employers. Over $7 million has been raised through the Foundation to support college programs and scholarships. For more information about the Foundation and what it has to offered go to ACC