Applications for the TE Connectivity African Heritage Scholarship Program in the USA for the 2023/24 academic year are currently open.
TE Connectivity has established a 2-year scholarship program to assist college students who will be sophomores for the 2023-2024 academic year. These are students who are majoring in Engineering (all disciplines), Operations Management, Finance, Supply Chain, or Marketing.
Worth of Award
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award up to $22,500 per year in each of the next two years. This is upon successful completion of the paid summer internships. Up to 14 awards will be granted.
This scholarship is paired with career development, including a required PAID internship with TE Connectivity for two summers after the sophomore year of college.
Applicants to the TE Connectivity African Heritage Scholarship Program must:
- Be U.S. citizens or permanent residents
- Self-identify as Black or African American or multiracial
- Be enrolling as college sophomores for the 2023-2024 academic year
- Be willing to accept a 2023 summer paid internship with TE Connectivity
- Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent)
- Be majoring in Engineering (all disciplines), Operations Management, Finance, Supply Chain, or Marketing
- Be enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university (in the U.S.) and planning to continue full-time enrollment for the entire upcoming academic year
- Applicants who self-identify as more than one race/ethnicity are eligible as long as one of the races/ethnicities is Black or African American.
How to Apply
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
- A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken
- A copy of the latest 1040 tax filing
Deadline: October 7, 2022 by 3:00 pm Central Time.