General Criteria for all scholarship applicants include having an interest in railway engineering, maintaining a minimum GPA of 2.5, and being available for interview by the AREMA Scholarship Committee. Enrolled students must have completed at least one quarter or semester in an accredited* four or five year engineering or engineering technology undergraduate/graduate degree program. The AREMA Scholarship Committee will attempt to acknowledge students across all AREMA interest areas.
The 2023 application form applies to all Scholarships offered by AREMA. By completion of this form, the Scholarship Review Committee will determine which Scholarship(s) the candidate qualifies for. The deadline for applications is December 16, 2022.
* Programs accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (or comparable organization in Canada and Mexico).
Final amounts may vary. In 2022, the AREMA Educational Foundation awarded $17,000 in scholarships (7-$1,000 and 4-$2,500).