PEGGY CORNELL BENLINE SCHOLARSHIP
Municipal Engineers is proud to offer 3 Scholarships for students of Engineering or Architecture. One $2,500 scholarship will
be available through the generous support of HAKS Engineering, as a symbol of their commitment to the City of New York and
the engineering Professions. Two $1,000 scholarships are financed by a generous grant from the late Captain Arthur J.
Benline in memory of his wife Peggy Cornell Benline.
Captain Benline retired from the Civil Engineer Corps of the United States Navy. He was a former
Commissioner of Buildings, Commissioner of Air Pollution Control, and was an honorary member and former president of the Municipal
Engineers in 1968. This scholarship program will continue in the future and will ensure that his name and his wife's
name will be remembered for the good he has done for this Engineering Society and for the profession.
The Municipal Engineers will gratefully accept
donations to our general scholarship fund as well as administrate additional scholarships funded by grants by generous individuals
be a matriculated undergraduate student in an accredited college of engineering, architecture or engineering sciences at the
time of award.
Candidates must attach
a transcript of scholastic records and a statement as to goals in pursuing an engineering, architectural or engineering sciences
career. Submission of samples of work may also be forwarded on disk.
We also encourage the applicant to submit letters of commendations
by their professors and, in the case of part-time students, their employers.
Applications for grant must be postmarked or e-mailed on or before the application
deadline date, October 31st, 2017.
A statement regarding how your college costs are being financed, including a list of any scholarships or tuition
grants you are receiving, must be submitted with the application.
may be called for an interview by the Scholarship Committee, prior to final determination of the awards.
Students who have previously been awarded a Municipal Engineers scholarship are
no longer eligible.
The scholarship will be paid directly to the recipient.
Additional applications not attached to this notice may also be obtained by writing
to the Scholarship Committee, Municipal Engineers of NY, 536 LaGuardia Place, New York, NY 10012 or on line at www.municipalengineersnyc.org.
The granting of scholarships, eligibility and disbursements is subject to the sole
discretion and approval by the Municipal Engineers of the City of New York. The deadline for submission of applications
is October 31st, 2017. Additional updated information is available on line www.MunicipalEngineersnyc.org.
(and e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org ).
Engineers of the City of New York
Attn: Scholarship Committee
c/o Center of Architecture
York, NY 10012
are announced at our annual Dinner-Dance in November
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