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E.J. Sierieja Memorial Fellowship
Sponsor: Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
3577 Parkway Lane
Suite 200
Norcross, GA 30092
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time graduate students, majoring in transportation and active members. Students may not apply directly for this scholarship and must be nominated. The award is based on academic ability, character, leadership, potential service to the industrial engineering profession and financial need. Preference is given to students focusing on rail transportation.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: November 15
How to apply: Nomination forms are available online.

Iowa Interstate Railroad Ltd. FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a major in one of the following fields: agronomy, plant breeding and genetics, economics, finance, pulp and paper technology, transportation, crop science, plant science or agricultural business management. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. Applicants must live in Iowa and plan to attend a college in Iowa or Illinois. Preference is given to applicants with a specific interest in transportation. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Lockheed Martin Vocational Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Lockheed Martin Vocational Scholarship
Scholarship America
One Scholarship Way
Saint Peter, MN 56082
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, high school graduates (or GED equivalent) or current undergraduates with less than a bachelor’s degree. Students must be U.S. citizens who are planning to enroll at an accredited vocational technical school, trade school, two-year community or state college. Applicants must be studying one of the following fields or a related field: computer and information sciences, support services, engineering technologies/technicians, mechanic and repair technologies, precision production, transportation and materials moving or security and protective services.

Amount: Up to $6,600
Deadline: March 11
How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries
1250 H Street, NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20006
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a graduate level degree, be a U.S. citizen and have a minimum 2.5 GPA. The program is open to those seeking a graduate degree in a program that supports the scrap processing and recycling industry as a whole.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.