Ross-Dauncey Student Loan Endowment Fund Application

The Ross-Dauncey Student Loan has been put in place to help Mechanical Engineering Students by providing an interest free (up to ten years) loan to help pay for school. This loan is based loosely on need so applicants will need to have completed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Duration: One academic year (renewable)
  • Value: Up to $3,000 graduate | Up to $5,000 undergraduate
  • Number of awards: Varies
  • Application Deadline: August 6 and February 1 as relevant

At the point of application any loan not a Federal Loan, such as the Ross-Dauncey Scholarship Loan, requires applicants to complete the following steps:

  1. Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  2. Obtain and verify you understand the Truth and Lending and H-18 Private Education Loan Application and Solicitation Disclosure Form
  3. Complete your Self-Certification Form
  4. Complete this Department of Mechanical Engineering Online Application (below)

Notification of applicants award status will be after August 17. Once awarded applicants will also need to complete:

5. Department of Mechanical Engineering Institutional Loan Acceptance Form
6. A promissory note (available in 105 SSB).


Enter uNID as 8 digits with leading zeros (e.g., 00123456). Please check for accuracy.
(undergraduate capstone project or graduate thesis/dissertation)

Upload your completed Self-Certification Form