IEEE Student Grants

IEEE is offers grants to both students and faculty mentors to help with graduate and capstone design projects with an industry standards component.*

Grants include US$500 for students, with additional honoraria for faculty mentors.

IEEE Student Grant Application

Eligibility and Requirements Eligibility:  IEEE is offering grants to both students and faculty mentors to help with graduate and capstone design projects with an industry standards component.*

IEEE will publish the results as a student application paper.

Requirements: Student(s) beginning a design or development project will submit an abstract summary describing the project, which includes:

  • a summary of the project goal (i.e., what are you trying to build?);
  • an understanding of what standards are being considered to achieve the project goal;
  • a declaration of intention to submit an application paper for publication by the IEEE upon completion of the project;
  • a statement of endorsement from a faculty mentor must be included.

*Examples of industry standards: IEEE 802.11 Standard for Wireless LANs, IEEE 11073 Standards for Health Infomatics, National Electric Safety Code, etc. For a list of IEEE groups working on industry standards, see Standards Working Groups at IEEE.org.

Applications may be submitted at any time throughout the year through the Open Water Platform.

(Note: this is a new process for submitting applications)

Please visit the link below for all relevant information and to submit an application.

https://ieee.secure-platform.com/a/page/Scholarships_ieee/standards_education

Published Student Application Papers:

Read select final student application papers submitted by IEEE Standards Education Grant award recipients