Recognizing the importance of drilling to the oil and gas industry and the need to attract professional talent and maintain a high level of technical proficiency within the drilling business, the AADE (as part of its bylaws) awards scholarship to students who are enrolled or planning to enroll, in Petroleum Engineering who demonstrate scholastic aptitude by overall G.P.A. and who demonstrate financial need. An interest in drilling is a positive factor in awarding this scholarship.
- Must be a sophomore, junior or senior
- Must have a minimum 2.5 cumulative
- Must be a U.S. citizen
- Preference given to student interested in drilling