Scholarships

Through gifts from our alumni and friends, endowments, university funds, and generous corporate and non-profit support, MEP offers a limited number of scholarships to reward academic achievement and provide need-based support to students. We currently support more than 160 students through our holistic scholarship program. In a survey of students who declined their offer to attend Purdue, more than half cite financial reasons for their decision.

"Academic success opens doors to financial opportunities. By being academically successful, I was able to go from a large debt load to making college affordable. My advice is to apply for everything. The $500 and $1000 scholarships may seem small but they add up. And they are the ones that people do not apply for. With every scholarship application, you learn and get better at the process. And each one chips away at the cost of tuition." − Christian White

Beyond scholarships offered by MEP and Purdue, below are some additional resources. We recommend that you start reviewing them as early as your junior year of high school. Continue your search throughout undergrad and grad school!

Contact Us

For more information on scholarships, send an e-mail to mep@ecn.purdue.edu or call us at (765) 494-3974 

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