The NSF grant for Building Exceptional Talent in Engineering and Computing (BE-TEC) is available to all eligible students majoring in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Software Engineering. Students must be US citizens, US nationals, permanent residents, or admitted refugees with a completed FAFSA and demonstrated need. This grant seeks to help students prepare for a career and life after graduation by encouraging academic achievement, faculty and advisor engagement, and student organization involvement. As part of the application process, students must upload a copy of their unofficial transcript, submit an essay identifying their professional and career goals, and if selected as a scholarship finalist, meet for an interview with supporting faculty and staff.

- Demonstrate financial need through completion of the FAFSA
- Have a declared major in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Software Engineering
- Have a GPA of 3.0 or greater

College of Engineering and Technology, NSF BE-TEC
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write a 1 page essay answering the following questions: "What are you professional and/or career goals? How will receiving this scholarship help you complete your degree and move on with your career goals?"
  2. Please provide an up-to-date unofficial transcript.