Students can apply for multiple scholarships and grants through a single online application. Donors can contribute to the general fund or the scholarship of their choice.
Rising freshmen, sophomores, juniors, or seniors attending Auburn University or Georgia Institute of Technology may be eligible for the Gavin Family Scholarship.
Auburn applications due February 1
Georgia Tech applications due March 31
Four $6,000 scholarships are available to juniors and seniors at North Carolina State University and Clemson University.
Applications due February 15
The Varley Family Textile Technology Scholarship is a $7,500 per year scholarship that supports students pursuing a career or performing coursework in textile engineering, textile chemistry, textile science or a related discipline at either the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) or Cornell University College of Human Ecology.
Applications due February 15
The AATCC Foundation Piedmont Section Scholarship is a $3,000 scholarship available to students currently attending a two- or four-year educational institution located in the AATCC Piedmont Section (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia). Eligible students must be pursuing a degree with the intention of a future career in a textile- or technology-related field.
Applications due February 15
The following scholarship applications are due March 31:
The Corporate Member Scholarship is a $3,000 scholarship available to children of AATCC corporate member employees. More info
The Darsey Family Scholarship is a $1,500 scholarship available to students enrolled in a textile-related and/or fashion design related program at a US university with an AATCC student chapter. More Info
All members of the AATCC Delaware Valley Section, as well as spouses, children, and grandchildren, are eligible to apply for the AATCC Foundation Delaware Valley Section Scholarship, provided they are either accepted to attend, or are currently attending, a post-secondary, undergraduate education institution, regardless of their field of study.
Also, any student attending a post-secondary undergraduate program at a school in the Delaware Valley is eligible to apply, provided they are studying in a textile or related field of study. Preference will be given to student members of AATCC, and to schools who have AATCC student chapters. More Info
AATCC Foundation Fibrous Materials Scholarship is a $3,000 scholarship intended for undergraduate students taking material science courses or programs associated with fibrous materials. The scholarship is based on student’s citizenship or permanent residency, need, and academic expectancy. More Info
The AATCC Foundation’s Gordon and Marjorie Osborne Scholarship is a $5,000 per year scholarship that supports students pursuing a career or performing coursework in textile engineering, textile chemistry, textile science or a related discipline. More Info
The Kanti and Hansa Jasani Family Textile Scholarship is a $2,000 scholarship available to Indian students, specifically Indian citizens with a student visa or with permanent residency, who are attending a US university. The student should be pursuing a career in a field involving textile engineering, textile technology, textile design, textile chemistry, textile science, or a related discipline. This scholarship may be divided among multiple recipients; minimum scholarship awards will be $1,000. More info
The Martin J. Bide University of Rhode Island Scholarship is a $2,500 scholarship for undergraduate students studying Textile Fashion, Merchandising and Design at the University of Rhode Island. More Info
A $3,000 annual scholarship offered to sophomores and juniors in the New England, New York and New Jersey areas attending universities with AATCC student chapters are eligible for this scholarship. This scholarship may be divided among multiple recipients; minimum scholarship awards will be $1,000. More info
National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO) Paul T. O’Day Scholarship
To be eligible for the Paul T. O’Day Scholarship, at least one parent or guardian of a student must be employee of an NCTO member company and/or organization. Applicants may be the sons or daughters, legally adopted children, or stepchildren of any active employee of an NCTO member company. Non-dues paying members of NCTO are not eligible for this program. Applicants may pursue any area of study supportive of the American fiber industry. This includes, but is not limited to business, marketing, design, accounting, or engineering. More Info
The Nonwovens Institute Student Scholarship Program
This $2,500 scholarship is for juniors and seniors majoring in fiber and polymer science, textiles, material science, chemical engineering, or related disciplines. The purpose of this scholarship is to support undergraduate students interested in pursuing graduate studies in the areas of polymers, fibers, or nonwovens. APPLICATIONS DUE AUGUST 15 More info
AATCC Foundation Textile Design Scholarship is a $3,000 scholarship intended for undergraduate students taking textile, apparel, or home fashion design courses or programs. The scholarship is based on student’s citizenship or permanent residency, need, and academic expectancy. More Info
AATCC Foundation Textile Chemistry Scholarship is a $3,000 scholarship intended for undergraduate students taking textile chemistry, polymer and color chemistry, or related courses/programs. The scholarship is based on student’s citizenship or permanent residency, need, and academic expectancy. More Info
The AATCC Foundation Textile Merchandising Scholarship is a $3,000 scholarship intended for undergraduate students taking textile merchandising, management, and retail related courses or programs. The scholarship is based on student’s citizenship or permanent residency, need, and academic expectancy. More info
This $2,000 scholarship is for rising juniors or seniors pursuing an undergraduate degree in a textile or fashion-related field of study at a public college or university in the Midwest, Northwest and Pacific Sections, where an active AATCC student chapter exists. More info
Woodruff Textile Manufacturing Scholarship
The following fellowship applications are due MARCH 31:
AATCC Foundation Connelly/Perkins Graduate Fellowship is a $5,000 fellowship offered to U.S. students pursuing their Ph.D. degrees in fibrous and polymeric materials at the Clemson University Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE). More Info
A $5,000 fellowship awarded to a graduate student, who is a U.S. citizen pursuing a Ph.D. in Fiber and Polymer Science in the Wilson College of Textiles at North Carolina State University. Preference of master’s student who has made application and been accepted in the Ph.D. program in Fiber and Polymer Science (FPS) at NC State University. More info
A $5,000 fellowship offered to U.S. graduate students pursuing a Ph.D. in Fiber and Polymer Science at North Carolina State University Wilson College of Textiles or a Ph.D. degree in fibrous and polymeric materials at Clemson University Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE). More info
AATCC Foundation Student Research Support Grants
Up to $4,000 per year in funding for undergraduate and graduate research in textile chemistry and on textile-related projects. Projects that involve laboratory and end-use correlation studies, wet processing research, and other topics identified by the Foundation receive special priority. More info