FIERF Scholarship Applications Are Now Open!

Applications for the Charles W. Finkl and Forging Industry Women’s Scholarships are now available!

Applicants with a connection to the forging industry are given first consideration, so please pass along to your employees, summer interns, and co-op students.  Deadline for all materials to be received is April 15th, 2018.  Recipients will be announced in June.

Forging Industry Women’s Scholarships of up to $5000 are awarded to graduate and undergraduate women interested in pursuing a leadership role in manufacturing attending a two- or four- year college or university in the fields of engineering, business or a comparable area of study.

Charles W. Finkl Scholarship is awarded to students entering their junior or senior year is college next fall majoring in metallurgical, materials, materials, chemical, computer, electrical or industrial engineering at an accredited four-year college or university.  Awards are $2000 in the junior year and an additional $2000 in the senior year if the student remains eligible. 

Contact the Foundation Office ([email protected] or 216-862-6967) if you’d like to know more about the scholarships, receive posters to share in your organization or if you would like to make a financial contribution to encourage students to pursue careers in the forging industry.