ISPE Chicago Chapter has announced its scholarship program for 2021!

As a Chapter, we feel that scholarship programs are a vital function and provide needed support to the future engineering professionals.

We intend to provide a $1,400 scholarship and have partnered with Chicago Engineers Foundation to reflect the strength of our membership.

Applications were due March 31, 2021. This scholarship will be awarded on June 10, 2021.

Requirements: Currently enrolled students pursuing an engineering degree or career and either living or "attending" school in Chicago are eligible.


Scholarship Pages:

IEI Scholarship Page (state society) - Applications deadline May 15, 2021

NSPE Scholarship Page (national society)

Consider a donation to our scholarship fund!

ISPE Chicago Chapter is soliciting donations from our members and friends for this scholarship fund. The 2021 scholarship recipient will again be an outstanding student studying in the engineering field.

Since the scholarship program is funded through the generosity of our members and supporting businesses, the Chapter Board of Directors is hopeful that you will give serious consideration to making a tax-deductible donation in support of this program. Please consider making a donation and/or asking your employer to donate. For any employer that donates at least $100 we will add their logo to our scholarship page to identify them as a 2021 supporter at appropriate events. We will also acknowledge individual donors as appropriate.

Please consider making a tax deductible donation:

Two Ways to Donate

1) Donate via Zelle (or other bank transfer program) to:

2) or you can send a check (made out to "ISPE Chicago Chapter Scholarship") to to this this address:

ISPE Chicago Chapter Scholarship

11 Pleasant Hill Dr.

Palatine, IL 60074

Donations to Chicago Chapter ISPE Scholarship Foundation are tax deductible. Even a small donation helps make our scholarships possible each year. Each year, the chapter provides scholarships to deserving engineering students at Illinois universities. Recent winners have been from IIT, UIC, and UIUC.

Congratulations to the 2016 Scholarship Winner!

Kremena Dokliev of the Illinois Institute of Technology

The ISPE Chicago Chapter is proud to announce our selection of Kremena Dokliev as our 2016 scholarship winner. Ms. Dokliev is Civil Engineering student at IIT with a focus on Structural Engineering, graduating May 2018. She has excelled in the classroom with a 4.0 GPA and even finds time to work part time with Thornton Tomasetti and volunteer with 2 organizations on campus. Kremena truly exemplifies what it takes to be an engineering leader and we wish her the best of luck!

Thank you to our 2016 Corporate Donor!!

Congratulations to the 2015 Scholarship Winner!

Ms. Ines Torra of the University of Illinois at Chicago

"Ms. Torra is recent graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago, completing her Bachelor of Science in Bioengineering with a Minors in Civil engineering and Mathematics. She has continued her education at UIC this Fall pursuing a Master of Science in Structural Engineering and Mechanics. She serves several engineering organizations including Society of Women Engineers, Structural Engineers Association of Illinois, Engineering World Health, and American Society of Civil Engineers and plans to pursue a professional engineer license."