Official ASME Group

Student & Early Career Development Council

Inspiring and empowering post-secondary students and early career engineers to solve global challenges through lifelong learning and practical experience

University Students

What can ASME do for me:

ASME helps university students develop their professional identity by offering access to a wide range of activities such as conferences, competitions, scholarships, fellowships and other programs that will support them through their years in school. Start participating in the ASME university student community today.

Engineering internships and jobs: ASME maintains close connections with the companies and businesses around the world that employ the greatest and the brightest engineers. Check out ASME Career Board for job openings and internship opportunities including WISE (Washington Internships for Students of Engineering).

ASME Career Board      WISE

Scholarships, loans and grants: ASME offers a portfolio of engineering scholarships for ASME student members who are enrolled in a full-time ME, MET or significantly related studies. Follow a link to a Scholarship page for the details and access to an online scholarship application. ASME also provides grants to the ASME Student Sections to support their activities in the diversity and outreach areas. Follow a link to a Diversity Action Grant page for more details.

Scholarships      ASME Auxiliary Student Loans     Diversity Action Grants


Competitions and conferences: Be an innovator by participating in ASME challenges and competitions which are taking place at ASME conferences. Follow the links below for details on eligibility rules, competition format, locations and deadlines.

Competitions      Student Professional Conferences      ASME Conferences


Networking and mentoring: ASME maintains a wide network of Student Sections on university campuses around the globe. Signing up with your local ASME Student Section will connect you with engineering students and faculties on your campus, will introduce you to peers at other engineering schools, and will help you build your network of colleagues and friends

Student Section Enterprise      e-Mentoring PDF


Student recognition: ASME recognizes students for their leadership and service qualities by bestowing Charles T. Main Student Leadership Award and highlighting accomplishments of students in engineering innovations by naming winners in New Faces of Engineering – College Edition.

CT Main Student Leadership Awards     

Open leadership positions: By volunteering with ASME, you can play an important role in your student and local community. Apply today and gain leadership experience, master your organizational skills and share your excitement for engineering with ASME community

Open Volunteer Leader Positions     Student Leader Training and Development

For more information about all these programs and more visit our University Students page.