Scholarships and Internships
The College of Engineering (COE) offers scholarships to students who have been accepted to Prairie View A&M University and enrolled in one of the engineering programs. The College offers a variety of scholarship opportunities based on need, scholastic performance and related achievements. Scholarships range in amounts and are awarded to incoming and currently enrolled PVAMU COE students. Most awards are granted for one academic year and may renewed through an application process.
The students of the Engineering Technology department are advised to be watchful about the scholarships. These are sometimes advertised in the COE noticeboards. Frequently visit the link for Scholarship at the College webpage .
Besides, the Office of Financial Aid administers various programs providing financial assistance to qualified students. Services provided include student loans, scholarships, grants, work-study programs, and counseling and advisement on financial aid. For information, contact the Office of Financial Aid, Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View, TX 77446. Tel: 936 261 1000.
Internships and Cooperative Education
Opportunities for practical experience in the business world are available through co-op and/or internship programs. Eligibility for these structured work experiences requires a minimum grade point average of 2.50. Students avail coop and internship opportunities both in industry and government agencies, such as, EDS/GM, NASA, Accenture, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin, Texas Instruments, Intel, Dell, HP-Compaq, AMD, Nortel, Exxon-Mobile, Chevron, Schlumberger, US Army, Boeing, AT&T, SBC, etc. Interns are eventually hired by the same organizations as System Analyst, Programmer, Software Engineer, Systems Engineer, Support Engineer, Information Technology Specialist, Electrical Engineer, Design Engineer, Consultant, etc.