2023 REMSA Railway Engineering Education Scholarship

REMSA Railway Engineering Education Scholarship Overview

The Railway Engineering-Maintenance Suppliers Association (REMSA) is pleased to announce the availability of rail industry focused scholarship for tuition assistance.  This year REMSA is offering one (1) Railway Engineering Education Scholarship up to $10,000.  The purpose of this scholarship is to positively impact the future of the rail construction and maintenance industry. REMSA is seeking scholarship applications from undergraduates (junior or senior), graduate students, trade school or other continuing education programs, who are pursuing additional education that would allow them to work successfully and grow within the rail construction and maintenance industry.  

To be eligible for consideration, an applicant must: 
  • Be enrolled in and in attendance at the time at an accredited college or university pursuing a degree in a STEM discipline (junior or senior undergraduates, or any graduate students), or a trade school or other continuing education program that will enhance a current or future career in the railway engineering-maintenance industry;
  • provide proof of enrollment in a college or university or a vocational or technical institution continuing education program at the time the funds are disbursed;
  • Have the intent to pursue or further develop a career in the railway engineering-maintenance industry. 
Details on the 2024 award will be available in summer 2024
 
Previous winners of REMSA scholarships are eligible to be considered for renewal of their scholarship assistance one time. The scholarship can be awarded to the same recipient no more than twice. 


Application Process:
The application will open in late summer 2024

Evaluation and Notification:
An Awards Committee appointed by the REMSA Board of Directors will base its evaluation for awards on the materials submitted. All applicants will be informed of awards in December.

Congratulations to the 2024 Scholarship Recipient

Brennan Gedney
PhD Candidate
University of South Carolina