FIERF Scholarship Applications Now Available

Applications for Charles W. Finkl Scholarships and Forging Industry Women’s Scholarships are now available.


Applicants with connections to the forging industry are given first consideration, so please pass along applications to your employees, summer interns and co-op students. The deadline for all materials to be received is April 15, 2018. Recipients will be announced in June.


Forging Industry Women’s Scholarships of up to $5,000 are awarded to graduate and undergraduate students attending a two- or four-year colleges or universities in the fields of engineering or business, or comparable areas of study.


Charles W. Finkl Scholarships are awarded to college sophomores majoring in metallurgical, materials, chemical, computer, electrical or industrial engineering fields at accredited four-year colleges or universities. Awards are $2,000 in the junior year and an additional $2,000 in the senior year if the student remains eligible.


Contact the foundation office at 216-862-6967 or [email protected], if you would like to know more about the scholarships or if you would like to make a financial contribution to encourage students to pursue careers in the forging industry.