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2014 GTA Award Honorees 2014 GTA Award Honorees

The results are in! Click 'More' to see the list of GTA Award honorees.


Search Jobs on NSBE's Career Center! Search Jobs on NSBE's Career Center!

Dont wait until the next conference season before you start looking for jobs. Your NSBE membership allows you exclusive access to jobs and internships for Minority Engineers. Post your resume and apply for jobs today! 


What can metrics do for NSBE? What can metrics do for NSBE?

Help NSBE get data and metrics to sort and arrange and visually represent to impact the mission!!!

What can metrics do for NSBE?

–Help inform us about the current state of the society
–Help drive the strategy and direction of the organization
–Help make organizational decisions

Check out how you can get involved here!


Data Checklist Data Checklist

Along with inputting your information into, please ensure you update your IMPak profile by doing the following:

–Confirm the spelling/accuracy of your email address
–Confirm your membership type
–Confirm your graduation date/classification/major in school
–Confirm your race/gender/citizenship status


Apply to be on the 2014-2015 NEB or PEB Apply to be on the 2014-2015 NEB or PEB

Take the next step up to leadership! Apply for the 2014-2015 open positions of the National Executive Board or Professional Executive Board! Be a part of the board of directors of the National Society of Black Engineers - expand your network, mix and mingle with high-ranking officials, make a difference in NSBE! 

Application Deadline for NEB Candidates: April 13
Application Deadline for PEB Candidates: April 21


SAT to drop essay requirement and return to top score of 1600 in redesign of admission test SAT to drop essay requirement and return to top score of 1600 in redesign of admission test

The SAT college admission test will no longer require a timed essay, will dwell less on fancy vocabulary and will return to the familiar 1600-point scoring scale in a major overhaul intended to open doors to higher education for students who are now shut out.

The second redesign of the SAT this century, announced Wednesday, will take effect in early 2016, as today’s ninth graders are sitting for their college admission tests.

Source: Washington Post


NSBE Luncheon Focuses On Leadership And Voice NSBE Luncheon Focuses On Leadership And Voice

The National Society of Black Engineers Potomac River Professionals held the latest iteration of its “Lunch and Learn” series March 27 at the University of Mary Washington Dahlgren Campus, where guest speaker Tonya McNair, deputy program manager for the Above Water Sensors Directorate within the Program Executive Office Integrated Warfare Systems, offered insight on leadership and finding one’s voice.



GE Lloyd Trotter African American Forum Scholarship 2011 - 2012

The Lloyd Trotter African American Forum Scholarship program is funded by GE employees and matching fund contributions are generously provided by the GE Foundation. The scholarship is awarded to rising sophomore, juniors, seniors and graduate students majoring in specified technical disciplines attending an accredited university. To qualify you must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The scholarship is named after Lloyd G. Trotter, President and CEO of GE Industrial Systems, who is recognized for his on-going commitment to volunteerism and mentoring 


  • Required minimum cumulative GPA: 3.0/4.0 scale
  • Must be paid NSBE members
  • Open to Rising Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors and Graduate Students status AND be graduating no earlier than May 2013. December 2012 graduates are not allowed to apply.
  • Major in Aeronautical / Aerospace Engineering, Biomechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Material Science Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Physics
  • All applicants must be a U.S. citizen or hold an official UNRESTRICTED U.S. work authorization.
  • Applicants must be willing to accept a PAID internship at a GE location (TBD) in the U.S. for ~10 weeks during the Summer of 2012. (NEW)
  • Scholarship Applications must also forward an Official University/College transcript (Spring 2011 transcripts or later may be used). Applicant can email an unofficial transcript to GPAs must be confirmed with NSBE by the application deadline.
  • Current resume submitted during online application process.

Scholarship recipients will be selected from a combination of the following criteria and desired characteristics:
  • University Academic Achievement
  • Demonstrated leadership ability and initiative
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and influencing skills
  • Relevant internship experience
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable

Award: Up to Fifteen (15) $5,000 Scholarship Awards

(The number of scholarships awarded will depend on GE Fund contributions as of December 2, 2011 and ability of candidates to accept the paid internship.)

Online Submission Deadline:

Unofficial transcripts can be emailed to Submissions must be transcripts with member's name, student ID and cumulative GPA listed.

For more information contact:
Programs Department


PLEASE NOTE: You MUST post a CONFIRMED GPA between 3.0 and 4.0 for your application to be eligible for judging. Please be sure to forward one copy of your transcript to the NSBE Office prior to the deadline.