ExxonMobil Engineering Scholarship

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The ExxonMobil Engineering Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage outstanding Hispanic college freshmen who plan to pursue a degree in engineering at U. S. post-secondary institutions. The program is sponsored by the Exxon Mobil Foundation and is administered by the LULAC National Educational Service Centers (LNESC).

The ExxonMobil Engineering Scholarship Program will award two (2) national scholarships of $20,000, paid over four years, and seventeen (17) $2,000 local scholarships to qualified students. Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent, and plan to enroll full-time in an accredited college or university.

Eligibility Requirements


Applicants must submit the online application along with the following documentation by Friday, July 7, 2023:

  • Copy of high school transcript
  • Copy of college acceptance letter for fall 2023
  • Three letters of recommendation

Program Impact

For 2022-23, David Tamen from Miami Beach, Florida was selected as the national scholar, and will receive a four-year $20,000 scholarship to pursue a degree in mechanical engineering at Boston University. Additionally, fourteen regional awardees were selected to receive one-time $2,000 scholarships to pursue engineering degrees at U. S. post-secondary institutions, such as California State University, Northridge; Colorado School of Mines; St. Mary's University; Texas A&M University - College Station; Texas A&M University - Kingsville; University of California, Berkely; University of California, San Diego; University of New Mexico; and, University of Texas at Arlington. 

From the previous cohort of recipients, 100% of students continued their studies in a post-secondary institution and are on track to receive a four-year degree.

2022-2023 ExxonMobil Engineering Scholarship Recipients

Malaya Aspuria

Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

David Calvillo Jr.

Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University - Kingsville

Alexis Cruz

Structural Engineering, University of California, San Diego

Edgar Flores Rivera

Environmental Engineering, Colorado School of Mines

Ariana Gonzalez

Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University - College Station

Samuel Griffith

Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University - College Station

Americo Guerrero

Computer Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington

Vanessa Montejano

Civil Engineering, California State University, Northridge

Sebastian Montoya

Architectural Engineering, Texas A&M University - College Station

Iris Reyna

Mechanical Engineering, St. Mary's University

Ansalma Rodriguez

Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin

Malachi Roybal

Engineering, University of New Mexico

David Tamen

Mechanical Engineering, Boston University

Azuriah Villarreal

Mechanical Engineering, Del Mar College

Valeria Zavala

Engineering, Texas A&M University - College Station

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