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, Chemical Engineering, Hometown: Toledo, Ohio

*MEP scholarships will become available during the spring semester.*

Beyond scholarships offered by MEP and Purdue here are some resources. Start as early as your junior year in high school. Continue your search throughout undergraduate and graduate school! Where there is a need, there is a way! Don't stop searching! Here are some links that all students should have and use!

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