Engineering Scholarships

Michael Todd Bell Mechanical Engineering Scholarship

This fund was established in February 2004 with a gift from Barbara Bell Blake in honor of her nephew, Michael Todd Bell. Recipients must be Indiana residents and graduates of an Indiana high school, with a preference for La Porte County residents. They also must have completed at least one semester of study and have at least a 3.5 cumulative grade point average. The scholarship may be renewed provided the Purdue North Central recipient continues to meet the above eligibility criteria.


Women in Engineering Scholarships

An annual scholarship for an active member of the Women in Engineering and Technology program designed to enrich the engineering and technology professions through the participation of women from all racial and ethnic backgrounds.


Valerie H. Brady Scholarship

This fund was established in July 2004 with a gift by Thomas F. Brady in memory of Valerie H. Brady (AAS 1979, BS 1982). Students majoring in Engineering or Engineering Technology with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better is required.


Schwingendorf Engineering Scholarship

The Paul D. “Pete” Schwingendorf, Jr. Scholarship criteria: Students enrolled in the College of Engineering and Technology, Indiana residents with preference given to LaPorte County residents, cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better preferred.  Preference in selection given to students in the following Bachelor of Science programs in order:

  • Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Engineering major with a minor in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Any other Engineering major