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Application for LADOTD SASHTO Transportation Scholarship Award

$1,000 per year scholarship awards from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development in conjunction with Southeastern Association of State Highway Transportation Officials are available to undergraduate students in Louisiana universities for students with a declared major in engineering at the junior or senior level. The applicant must be in good standing academically and demonstrate a professed interest in the transportation field as a vocation. Applications will not be considered complete until all steps are complete by the deadline of October 31, 2021.

Those steps are:
1. Completion of the form linked on this page, which includes uploading your essay (one page maximum) describing a challenge or opportunity to improve something in the field of transportation and how you might use your engineering education to address that challenge in the future. INCLUDE APPLICANT NAME IN THE TOP RIGHT CORNER OF YOUR ESSAY UPLOAD.

2. Request an official e-transcript from your university to be sent to

Good luck!

CLICK HERE to complete step 1 of of the application process. You may also copy and paste the following link into your browser:

For more information, contact Sheri Hughes at or (225) 767-9131.