Scholarships

BAE offers several scholarships to BE and BAE students each spring. 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.

Other Scholarships

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