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Division of Communications and Marketing
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April 14, 2020

Apply to become a SHIELD Scholar today

Submitted by Madaí Rivera

Current SHIELD scholars photo

K-State and Phillips 66 invite students to apply for the SHIELD Scholars Program. Applications must be received by Friday, May 22.

Benefits include:

  • $3,500 annual scholarship that can continue throughout your education, as well as internship opportunities and recognition.
  • Involvement in enrichment opportunities, cultural events, community service and engagement programs, organized by your university.
  • Leadership activities that focus on service learning and personal growth.
  • Development through mentoring and guidance from an assigned Phillips 66 professional who walked in your path just a few years earlier.

Applicants may be students in the College of Business Administration and College of Carl R. Ice College of Engineering majoring in the following programs:

  • Accounting/finance
  • Chemical engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Computer engineering
  • Computer science
  • Electrical engineering
  • Management information systems
  • Materials engineering
  • Mechanical engineering

For a complete list of eligibility, benefits and application, visit the website. View the PDF flyer

For questions, contact Madaí Rivera, SHIELD Scholars Program university coordinator, at madai@k-state.edu or 785-532-6237.