Scholarships Available for University Students

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

Applicants with connections to the forging industry are given first consideration, so please pass these opportunities along to your employees, summer interns and co-op students. The deadline for all materials to be received is April 15, 2017. Recipients will be announced in June.

Forging Industry Women’s Scholarships of up to $5,000 are awarded to graduate and undergraduate students attending two- or four-year colleges and universities in the fields of engineering, 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 Forging Foundation office at 216-781-6260 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.