We are no longer accepting applications for 2018. Please check back in 2019. 


Scholarships help students enrolled in technical colleges and engineering schools pursue their interests in fluid power. Twelve $2,000 scholarships will be awarded in 2018.


Scholarships are available to students enrolled in an accredited U.S. or Canadian school with 9 credit hours or the equivalent, who have earned a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale cumulative and who are taking a minimum of one fluid power course.

High School Seniors: You must provide an admission letter from Engineering or Engineering Technology Post-Secondary School proving enrollment.*

College Seniors/Graduating Applicants: Students graduating in May or June of the current year may not apply for a scholarship, unless enrolled in a four year school in the next (fall) semester. An acceptance or admission letter must accompany the application and the student must show enrollment and/or completion of at least one fluid power course.*
Four-year school graduates are not eligible for this scholarship.

*If an admission letter is not provided with an application that is selected, it must be submitted before the scholarship award will be issued.

For more information, contact Carrie Tatman Schwartz 

How to Apply

We are no longer accepting applications for 2018. Please check back in 2019. 

Past Recipients


Alexandria Technical and Community College 
Nathan Starry

Alfred State College – SUNY College of Technology
Austin Colomaio, CFPHS
Nathan DeRocha

Centennial College
Gurparkash Kaur - Professor Emeritus Joseph A. Wendel Memorial Scholarship
Haoyang Sun - underwritten by Fluid Power Services, Inc.

Hennepin Technical College
Mario Mejia, CFPS
Daniel Barta – underwritten by J.H. Fletcher & Co.
Troy Sarkinen

Henry Ford College 
Brandon Billups – Raymond F. Hanley Memorial Scholarship

Iowa State University 
Andrew Hansen - underwritten by Danfoss

Minnesota West Community and Technical College
Brandon Benson
Jason Malecek

North Dakota State College of Science
Grant Davis
Logan Hackmann

Northwest State Community College
Caleb Blankemeyer – underwritten by Bosch Rexroth Corp.

Ohio State University – Agricultural Technical Institute
John-Murphy Paulin

Oklahoma State University
Zane Wilson

Purdue University College of Technology
Andrew Bachman – Richard Bardos Memorial Scholarship
Eric Scherer – underwritten by IMI-Precision Engineering-Norgren

University of Cincinnati
Ray Frank




Contact Info

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Milwaukee, WI 53214

(414) 778-3344 (o)

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