Current Students

Scholarship Opportunities

Alumni and friends of the Plastics Engineering Department have been extremely generous over the years, providing donations to our numerous endowed scholarship funds. Each year, the department awards dozens of scholarships to current undergraduate students. 

Endowed scholarship funds include:

  • Acquarulo Family Fund
  • Scott Adams Memorial Fund
  • Autodesk-Moldflow Fund
  • Barry Family Fund
  • S.J. Chen Memorial Fund
  • Aldo Crugnola Fund
  • Dandeneau Family Fund
  • Day Family Fund
  • Rudolph Deanin Memorial Fund
  • Stephen Burke Driscoll Fund
  • Russell W. Ehlers Memorial Fund
  • Freudenberg-NOK Fund
  • Eamonn P. Hobbs Fund
  • Richard Hoeske Fund
  • Students of India Fund
  • IWCS Cable Symposium Fund
  • Michael Johnston Fund
  • Eastman Kodak Fund
  • Jen Shibou Lai Memorial Fund
  • Lee Plastics Fund
  • Lawrence Lin Taiwan Student Fund
  • Malloy-Grossman-Davis NH Student Fund
  • Stephen McCarthy Fund
  • McDonough Family Fund
  • Mead Family Fund
  • Moldex 3D Fund
  • New England Keyboard Fund
  • Raymond Normandin Memorial Fund
  • Nypro Fund
  • Margo Oge Fund
  • Stephen Orroth Fund
  • David Pernick Plastics Fund
  • Barry W. Perry Fund
  • Pi Lambda Fraternity Fund
  • PL '80 Fund
  • Plastics Engineering Faculty Fund
  • Plastics Engineering 50th Anniversary Fund
  • John E. Quinn Fund
  • Andy Routsis Fund
  • Mark and Elisia Saab Family Fund
  • Nick Schott Fund
  • Sterilite Fund
  • Amad and Alexa Tayebi Fund
  • Henry E. Thomas Memorial Fund
  • Visteon Fund
  • Findlen Family
  • Leistritz Fund
  • Plastics Pioneers Association Fund
  • Robert F. and Arlene Davis Fund
  • St. Cyr Family Fund
  • Fred Charpentier Fund
  • Ruth Dubey/Gail Sheehy Fund

Scholarship applications can be picked up outside the Plastics Department office (Ball 204). 

Completed scholarship applications are due in the Plastics Department office on March 15. 

Download the Scholarship Application (pdf).

College of Engineering Scholarships 

The Francis College of Engineering also awards a number of undergraduate scholarships. These scholarships are for all undergraduates including incoming freshmen. Scholarship applications can be picked up in the College of Engineering office (Kitson 311).

For more information on scholarships, please check the College of Engineering Scholarships page.

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding scholarships or any other aspect of the department, feel free to contact:

Professor Robert Malloy, Chair
Department of Plastics Engineering
University of Massachusetts Lowell
One University Avenue

Phone: 978-934-3435
FAX: 978-934-3089