Awards and Scholarships

2020 Grainger Power Engineering Student Awards

Every spring, up to 12 Missouri S&T electrical engineering graduate and undergraduate students who plan to pursue careers in power engineering receive a $6,000 Grainger Power Engineering Award. The award is given to students upon graduation as a reward for academic excellence. Missouri S&T is recognized by The Grainger Foundation for its ability to attract top students and educate quality engineers and is one of only six universities in the nation chosen to receive funding from Grainger for such awards.

2020 Undergraduate Application Form --  Deadline is January 31, 2020

2020 Graduate Application Form --  Deadline is January 31, 2020


The 2020 Grainger Power Engineering Award Application Forms should be submitted to Dr. Ferdowsi in 234 Emerson Hall or emailed to; electronic applications are encouraged.


McPherson Fellowships:

This fellowship recognizes outstanding graduate students in the field of electric machine design.


Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need:

Graduate Assistantship in the Areas of National Need (GAANN) program at Missouri S&T is funded by the Department of Education to assist graduate students with excellent records who demonstrate financial need and plan to pursue Ph.D. at topics related to smart grids including power electronics, power systems, control, networks, and grid management.