Engineering & Materials Science Day

The Alfred University Inamori School of Engineering hosts an annual Engineering and Materials Science Day for junior and senior students from area high schools by invitation. Students attending must be accompanied by an adult. Tours and demonstrations in various engineering laboratories are conducted and students attending are also invited to participate in a scholarship examination. First, Second and Third place winners receive a scholarship that can be used in any of our engineering programs at Alfred University.

September 4, 2018

Dear Science/Math/Technology Teacher/Guidance Counselor:

On Thursday, October 25, 2018, Alfred University, Inamori School of Engineering will host the 43rd Annual Engineering and Materials Science Day. We would like to invite you and a maximum of ten junior and/or senior students from your school to participate in a scholarship opportunity. Students must be accompanied by an adult. The day will begin at 8:30 am with registration in the lobby of the Science Center, followed by opening remarks at 9:00 am in Roon Lecture Hall.

There will be an examination for the Inamori School of Engineering Scholarship. First, Second, and Third placed students will each receive a scholarship that can be used in any of our engineering programs at Alfred University. This scholarship will be for four continuous years, toward tuition at Alfred University, provided certain academic standards are maintained. Please note that students may take the exam only once. They may attend a second time but will only be eligible for prize consideration the first year they take the exam.

First place is $2,500 per year for 4 years for a total of $10,000
Second place is $2,000 per year for 4 years for a total of $8,000
Third place is $1,500 per year for 4 years for a total of $6,000

After the exam, we will tour our laboratory facilities in the engineering buildings. Lunch will be provided at Ade Dining Hall. Following lunch, we will return to Roon Lecture Hall, Science Center. Scholarship winners will be announced at 12:15 pm. Schools are scheduled to depart by 12:30 pm.

There is a $10.00 registration fee per student, no fee for accompanying adults. The registration fee covers the cost of lunch and refreshments. Please return the registration form and total fees for your students by October 11, 2018. This will help facilitate a smooth registration process on Thursday, October 25, 2018. Registration forms and checks made payable to ALFRED UNIVERSITY should be sent directly to the address below. Once we have received your form we will e-mail you a confirmation letter and a link to our campus map.

We look forward to seeing you in Alfred. 

Presented by
Kazuo Inamori School of Engineering

Thursday, October 25, 2018

8:30 - 9:00 Registration – Science Center lobby

9:00 - 9:10 Brief Remarks – Admissions Process; Welcome to Alfred University and the Kazuo Inamori School of Engineering

9:10 – 10:10 Inamori School of Engineering Scholarship Exam - Science Center, Roon Lecture Hall; Teachers, Guidance Counselors, Parents – Coffee Break, Terra Cotta accompanied by Engineering students

10:15 - 11:15 Tours - Engineering Laboratory Facilities; Tours will be led by our undergraduate and graduate students. We will see labs in Seidlin Annex, Binns-Merrill Hall, and McMahon Engineering

11:15 – 12:00 Lunch – Ade Dining Hall (need tickets)

12:15 Announcement of Scholarship Winners and Presentation of Awards

12:30 Departure

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