BAE offers several scholarships to BE and BAE students each spring. Applications can be obtained in the BAE main office or from Dr. Bengtson by February 1st. The applications are due on March 1st of each year. Selection of the recipients are made by the department's scholarship committee.
Descriptions of the BAE scholarships:
Harold T. Barr Memorial Scholarship is given to an outstanding junior who is enrolled as a full-time student. Selection is based on a minimum GPA of 3.0 and financial need.
Richard L. Bengtson Endowed Scholarship is given to a full-time student who has a minimum GPA of 3.0 and is a U.S. citizen. Financial need is a consideration.
William H. and Barbara A. Brown Scholarshipis given to a full-time undergraduate student or half-time graduate student, who must maintain a GPA of 3.0. Special consideration shall be given to a student who has participated in an engineering internship program.
Albert P. Halluin Memorial Scholarship is sponsored by the LSU Alumni Association and is given to a junior and senior full-time student with interests in nanotechnology. Selection is based on a minimum GPA of 3.0 and current project work with nanotechnology.
Mansel M. Mayeux Honorary Scholarship is given to an outstanding full-time student who is a U.S. citizen. Selection is based on a minimum GPA of 2.5 and financial need.
Wiley D. Poole Memorial Scholarship is given an outstanding sophomore, junior or senior with a minimum GPA of 3.0, a full-time student and is also based on financial need. The student must be a U.S. citizen.
Scott-Windham Scholarship is given a full-time sophomore. Selection is based on a minimum GPA of 2.5 and the financial need.
Carl H. and Christine F. Thomas Family Scholarship is given to an outstanding full-time sophomore, junior or senior with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Charles E. Severance Endowed Fellowship is given to a full time BAE graduate student who is a US citizen. Financial need is a consideration. Preference is given to students who have 4-H club experience.
BESO Michael Mailander Memorial Scholarship is given through the Biological Engineering Student Organization
Louisiana Section of ASABE Student Scholarship is through the Louisiana Chapter of ASABE