The 2023 GEF scholarship application submission window is closed now for CY 2023 awards. Our scholarship application submission window closed on September 30, 2022.
In 2022 GEF awarded $119,500 worth of scholarships on behalf of our member firms, organizations, endowments, and donors to 59 selected Engineering students from across the State of Georgia. This is the largest total ever awarded to the largest scholarship class ever!
We congratulate all of our previous scholarship winners and we particularly want to thank our sponsors, donors and board volunteers.
Because of the support of our member organizations and the generosity of numerous individuals again in 2021-2022, GEF was able to provide $119,200 in scholarships to 59 engineering students this year. What a testament to prioritizing support for the future engineers of Georgia!
Explore the people and organizations behind one of the premier scholarships sources in the Southeast. GEF Scholarships bring past and future together through vibrant scholarship connections.
GEF assembles a team of industry professionals from companies and technical societies/organizations. Rooted in academic partnership, GEF maintains the largest pool of engineering scholarships in the Southeast.
Find out more about how you can be a part of making a brighter future for today’s students!
to helping future engineers
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We encourage all Middle and High School Students grades 8th through 12th interested in Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) as a career to apply to the upcoming 2022 Annual Exploring Engineering STEM Academy summer camp to be held in June 2022 at Georgia Tech. See https://www.atlantabsa.org/stem-academy for information on what attendees experienced during this past year’s event held June 2021.
The Savannah Engineering Academy fosters engineering development through hands-on engagement, academic guidance, and professional interaction. Through structured programs and enrichment opportunities, The Savannah Engineering Academy strives to cultivate future generations of engineers from our local community.
Each year we gather to honor and celebrate students who receive support in their academic pursuit of engineering. The hard work and dedication required to excel in their studies deserves recognition and encouragement!
Transparency is a key value for GEF, and our Board meetings and events are posted publicly here. We encourage participation and accountability as natural outgrowths of our network of support.
Details from each Board meeting will be shared online so that you can stay up to date on the decisions that impact our future. Downloadable copies also provided here.
Funding is fueled by generous organizations as well as individuals like you. Find out more about how you can join the pool of patrons that support GEF Scholars each year.
View our schedule of events—including every Board meeting—so that you can find a way to connect near you.
Whether in time, money or expertise, you can make an impact on dozens of students this year. By becoming a member of the Georgia Engineering Foundation, your organization can join other industry leaders who have partnered together to complete a common scholarship program. The GEF scholarship program is a professionally conducted program that identifies and considers numerous qualified applicants and saves our donors the effort of conducting separate scholarship programs while maintaining their specific and individual scholarship criteria. All the while maintaining a transparent process with a single focus to help deserving students from Georgia. Click below to learn more.
Our Board serves entirely on a volunteer basis, and our annual Award Banquet runs on the generous time and hard work of countless others. You don’t have to be a Georgia Engineering Foundation organization member or donor to volunteer. Come find your niche in the GEF.
Your Donations are tax deductible.
You don’t have to be a Georgia Engineering Foundation organization member to sponsor a scholarship or make a donation. Private Companies, Non-GEF Member organizations or individuals can all sponsor scholarships or make a donation. Financial support of the Georgia Engineering Foundation empowers students to pursue their passions and helps reduce the burden of the ever growing cost of higher education.
Your support secures the future of engineering.
To give to the Georgia Engineering Foundation or for more information, contact Anita Atkinson