Financial Aid and Scholarships

Engineering Science Scholarships

All applications submitted through the College of Engineering are automatically considered for financial assistance based on academic merit and financial need. Entry into the College is determined during the fall semester, but the decision for awarding scholarships is made in spring. Additional scholarships may be awarded in the spring semester, and will be awarded based on academic performance.

More information on scholarships can be obtained at the College of Engineering Financial Aid and Scholarships page.

Additional Student Aid Resources

Office of Student Aid

University Fellowships Office

Graduate Funding

Learn more about graduate funding opportunities.



The Penn State Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics (ESM) is an internationally distinguished department that is recognized for its globally competitive excellence in engineering and scientific accomplishments, research, and educational leadership.

Our Engineering Science program is the official undergraduate honors program of the College of Engineering, attracting the University’s brightest engineering students. We also offer graduate degrees in ESM, engineering mechanics, engineering at the nano-scale, and an integrated undergraduate/graduate program.

Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics

212 Earth and Engineering Sciences Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-4523