The James O. Gray - Fieldbus Foundation Scholarship Fund provides awards of up to $1,000 each, per year, to eligible students studying industrial automation.
Scholarship candidates must meet the following criteria:
should be pursuing a career in the Instrumentation, Automation, and System
must be currently enrolled in either a two- or four-year academic program
in engineering or instrumentation technology.
must have completed the equivalent of the first full year of studies in
must be full time. (12 hours a semester)
must have a 3.0 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
Institutions currently participating in the scholarship program include:
(Click on the institution below for more information about each one)
How recipients are chosen:
The Fieldbus Foundation manages the James O. Gray - Fieldbus Foundation Scholarship, with funding provided by Fieldbus Foundation members and supporters, industrial companies, corporate alumni and friends. As an endowed scholarship, money contributed to this program will have a lasting benefit to the automation industry (scholarship awards will be supported entirely by accrued interest).
The James O. Gray Scholarship Awards Committee will select the institution(s) to receive awards. These institutions will choose the qualified student recipients.
Interested students who meet the eligibility criteria should contact one of the participating institutions to apply.
For more information, please contact the Fieldbus Foundation at (512) 794-8890 or