2019 Scholarship Submissions Due!

Our scholarship application process is open and awaiting qualified submissions!

The Detroit Section of STLE (Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers) is announcing our 2019 – 20 Scholarship Program.  The STLE Detroit Section has allocated a fund of $4500 to be awarded as scholarships for the 2019 – 20 academic year.  We intend to award two scholarships:  one for $2500 and one for $2000.

The STLE Detroit Section Scholarship Program is based upon three items:

  1. copy of transcript.
  2. letter of recommendation from a faculty member.
  3. a written essay to describe “how does tribology and/or lubrication relate to your research or future career goal?

All information is due on January 15, 2019.  The Detroit STLE Scholarship Committee will make a determination on the winners by late February 2019, and winners will be notified in March 2019.  In addition, winners and their academic advisors will be invited to make a short presentation about their research programs during our Spring 2019 Speakers Meeting on April 24, 2019 at Eaton in Southfield, MI.  Winners and Advisors will be guests of the section.

Application can be found here.

stle scholarship program form 2019-20 final

NOTE – the 2019 program is closed. Please see the Scholarship tab for our 2020 program!

December 3, 2018, Lunch Meeting


December 3, 2018 lunch meeting 

Location: Meriwether’s,

25485 Telegraph Rd. • Southfield, MI 48033

Presentation Title – STLE Current Status and Initiatives

Speaker – Ed Salek, Executive Director

Registration – 11:00 AM

Lunch – 11:30 AM

Presentation – 12 Noon

Board Meeting – 12:45 PM

Adjourn – 1:15 PM

Cost – Members pay for their own lunch, However, we are offering FREE LUNCH to FIRST 10 Members confirming their attendance to encourage participation.

Reservation – Please confirm attendance by sending Email or CAll

  • Beth Zou, Ph D. qzou@oakland.edu
  • 248-370-2271
  • by November 15th, 2018