Applicant Eligibility and Selection Process

Applicant Eligibility Criteria

  • Entering junior year of engineering studies
  • GPA equal to or greater than 3.0
  • Completion of an essay answering the following questions:
    1. What does leadership mean to you?
    2. What leadership roles do you think engineers can fulfill?
      • PDF file, no more than one page, single spaced, 12 point Times New Roman, one-inch margins.


  • Applications will be assessed by a Leadership Institute Executive Committee comprising engineering leaders.
  • Finalists will participate in Skype interviews with committee members.