The Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship
The EISENHOWER HBCU TRANSPORTATION FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM at Southern University provides funding for Bachelors, Masters, and Doctoral degrees in all transportation-related fields. The program objectives are to attract the nation's brightest minds to the field of transportation; enhance the careers of transportation professionals by encouraging them to seek advanced degrees; and retain top talent in the transportation industry of the United States.
The Eisenhower Fellowship is open to students from a variety of disciplines including Engineering, Science, Business, Public Policy and Law.
The Dr. Samuel P. Massie Chair of Excellence Professorship program, funded by the Department of Energy (DOE), is established for creating a model research atmosphere in environmental engineering to complement the academic program in civil engineering.
The Southern University Summer Transportation and Energy Institute, funded by FHWA and South Carolina State, began in 1995. The four week non-residential program focuses on introducing rising 9th and 10th grade students to various opportunities available in the transportation industry. The institute offers a wide range of activities concentrating on transportation of humans and cargo on land, water, and air.