Financial Aid and Scholarships

Chemical Engineering Scholarships

All applications submitted through the College of Engineering are automatically considered for financial assistance based on academic merit and financial need. Entry into the College is determined during the fall semester, but the decision for awarding scholarships is made in spring. Additional scholarships may be awarded in the spring semester, and will be awarded based on academic performance. More information on scholarships can be obtained at the College of Engineering Financial Aid and Scholarships page.



The Penn State Department of Chemical Engineering, established in 1948, is recognized as one of the largest and most influential chemical engineering departments in the nation.

The department is built upon the fundamentals of academic integrity, innovation in research, and commitment to the advancement of industry.

Department of Chemical Engineering

121 Chemical and Biomedical Engineering Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-2574