Dallas ASHRAE Scholarships

The Dallas ASHRAE Chapter is pleased to offer scholarships to local students. More information and details can be found below. More scholarships can be found at the ASHRAE Society website

  1. Deadline: March 1st each year. 
  2. Candidates will be notified of results within approximately 2 weeks after the March 1st deadline
  3. The successful candidate(s) will be required to attend the April Dallas Chapter of ASHRAE monthly meeting. Meal and attendance fee will be paid by the Dallas Chapter of ASHRAE.
  4. The successful candidate(s) will receive a check made out to the candidate.

The Dallas ASHRAE Chapter offers two scholarships. Click on the links below for details about the scholarships.  


PEANUT VINTHER Scholarship

Amount: Varies, typically $3,000 - $5,000
Recipients: 1 (typically)

To apply to the Peanut Vinther scholarship and the Dallas Chapter of ASHRAE scholarship fill out the appropriate form(s) online using the links provided.  If you have any questions, reach out to [email protected]

  1. Purpose: 
    1. To encourage college students to pursue a course of study which will qualify them for employment in the “Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning” industry and to promote membership in ASHRAE.
    2. To memorialize Percy Nelson “Peanut” Vinther, Engineer, Past President of both the North Texas Chapter of “ASHVE” 1953-1954 and “The American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers” (ASHRAE) 1967-1968.
  2. Requirements:
    1. The candidate must be a full time student enrolled in an accredited course leading to a professional degree in a field related to Heating, Refrigeration or Air Conditioning.
    2. The scholarship application form and following three attachments must be received before midnight on March 1st.
    3. The candidate must submit recommendations from two separate full time faculty members.
    4. The candidate must submit a one to two page double-spaced essay on the topic “Why I am interested in a career in the Heating, Refrigeration or Air Conditioning industry.”
    5. Send an email to [email protected] if you'd like formal confirmation that your application has been received. 

APPLY NOW FOR THE Peanut Vinther Scholarship

Past Scholarship Recipients

  • 2017
    • Peanut Vinther Scholarship ($5,000) : Kyle McDougal, University of North Texas
    • Dallas ASHRAE Scholarship ($500) : Daniel Whitaker, University of North Texas
  • 2016
    • Peanut Vinther Scholarship ($5,000) : Robyn Boling, University of North Texas
  • 2015
    • Peanut Vinther Scholarship ($2,000) : Robyn Boling, University of North Texas
 
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DALLAS ASHRAE MATT SHORT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Amount: Varies, typically $500
Number of Recipients:

  1. Purpose: 
    1. To encourage college students to pursue a course of study which will qualify them for employment in the “Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning” industry and to promote membership in ASHRAE.
  2. Requirements:
    1. The candidate must be a full time student enrolled in an accredited course leading to a professional degree in a field related to Heating, Refrigeration or Air Conditioning.
    2. The scholarship application form and following three attachments must be received before midnight on March 1st.
    3. The candidate must submit recommendations from two separate full time faculty members.
    4. The candidate must submit a one to two page double-spaced essay on the topic “Why I am interested in a career in the Heating, Refrigeration or Air Conditioning industry.”
    5. Send an email to [email protected] if you'd like formal confirmation that your application has been received. 

APPLY NOW FOR THE DALLAS ASHRAE MATT SHORT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

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