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Funding Your College Education:Scholarship Information: STEM

Scholarships

Name Amount Information Due Date
American Chemical Society Up to $5000

ACS awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields. Awards of up to $5,000 are given to qualified students. African American, Hispanic, or American Indian high school seniors or college freshman, sophomores, or juniors pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences or chemical technology are eligible to apply.

https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/acsscholars.html
3/1/19
Priscilla Carney Jones Scholarship Minimum of $1500

The Priscilla Carney Jones Scholarship was established by Paul R. Jones, in memory of his wife, to provide scholarships for female undergraduate majors in chemistry or related disciplines who are beginning their junior or senior years of study.

https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/awards/other/diversity/priscilla-carney-jones-scholarship.html

5/1/19
Alliance / Merck Ciencia Hispanic Scholars Up to $20,000

The Alliance/Merck Ciencia (Science) Hispanic Scholars Program is a partnership to improve Hispanic student access to higher education and degrees in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Hispanic college students from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, U.S. territories and Puerto Rico pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a STEM field major are invited to apply for a $2,000 one-time scholarship

http://www.alliancescholars.org/scholarships.html
TBA
Women Techmakers Scholars Program $10,000

Women Techmakers Scholars Program recipients will each receive a $10,000 award. A group of female undergraduate and graduate students will be chosen from the applicant pool, and scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of each candidate's academic background and demonstrated leadership.

https://www.google.com/anitaborg/us/
12/6/19
HENAAC Scholars $500-10,000

The HENAAC Scholars Program addresses the immense need to produce more domestic engineers and scientists for the U.S. to remain globally competitive in the STEM marketplace.  HENAAC scholarship recipients continue to pave the way for future generations of Hispanics and lead by example to empower our communities and enhance our nation’s professional technical workforce.

http://www.greatmindsinstem.org/college/henaac-scholarship-program
Applications open in February 2019
Korean-American Scientists & Engineers $1000 for undergraduates, $1500 for graduate students

KSEA scholarships are to recognize outstanding students with Korean heritage who excel in academics as well as in services to the community, and have demonstrated a potential to become future leaders of the society.

http://scholarship.ksea.org/
TBA
Blacks at Microsoft Scholarships $5000

Blacks at Microsoft (BAM) is a company-sponsored employee network dedicated to supporting the continued growth and development of black employees at Microsoft Corporation. This year, BAM will award two US$5,000 scholarships to outstanding high-school seniors who are interested in pursuing careers in technology. The scholarships are renewable, so winners who continue to meet the criteria can receive an annual $5,000 award for up to four years.

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/diversity/programs/blacks-scholarships.aspx

2/15/19
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program Up to $20,000

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. The program offers scholarship support, paid research training at NIH during the summer, and paid employment and training at the NIH after graduation. The NIH UGSP will pay up to $20,000 per academic year in tuition, educational expenses, and reasonable living expenses to scholarship recipients. Scholarships are awarded for 1 year, and can be renewed up to 4 years.

https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp
March 2019 (TBA)
Renate W. Chasman Scholarship for Women $1000

The Chasman Award consists of a one-time $1,000 award, to be applied for by November 30th of each year to be presented in Spring of the competition year. Applicants must be women, graduate students, and performing research at Brookhaven National Laboratory in the STEM disciplines (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics),

https://www.bnl.gov/bwis/scholarships.php
11/30/19
STEM Teachers / AFCEA $2500-5000

The AFCEA Educational Foundation is offering scholarships to students actively pursuing an undergraduate degree, graduate degree or credential/licensure for the purpose of teaching STEM (science, technology, engineering or math) subjects at a U.S. middle or secondary school.

 http://www.afcea.org/site/?q=foundation/scholarships/stem-teacher

4/12/19
Udall Scholarship Up to $7000

The Udall Foundation awards scholarships to college sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to Native American nations or to the environment.

https://www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/Scholarship/Scholarship.aspx
3/7/19
The HSF Scholarship $500-5000

The HSF Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage to obtain a college degree. Open to undergraduate and graduate students with an emphasis on STEM majors.

https://hsf.net/en/scholarships/programs/general-college-scholarships
TBA
Jeanette Rankin Foundation Scholarships Varies

These scholarships are awarded to low-income woman studying in technical or vocational fields. To qualify, students must be at least 35 years old and pursuing their first associate or bachelor’s degree. Students must also be U.S. citizens.

http://rankinfoundation.org/

3/1/19
Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship Program $24,000 annual stipend

This year the program will award approximately 70 predoctoral fellowships. These fellowships provide three years of support for individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Doctor of Science (Sc.D.) degree. Predoctoral fellowships will be awarded in a national competition administered by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on behalf of the Ford Foundation. The awards will be made to individuals who have demonstrated superior academic achievement, are committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level, show promise of future achievement as scholars and teachers, and are well prepared to use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students.  

http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/index.htm

12/13/19
Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program Full tuition, stipend, and employment placement

The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed upon degree completion. Open to undergraduate and graduate students.

https://smartscholarshipprod.service-now.com/smart

12/1/19
Generation Google Scholarship $10,000

The Generation Google Scholarship was established to help aspiring computer scientists excel in technology and become leaders in the field. Open to undergraduate and graduate students.

https://buildyourfuture.withgoogle.com/scholarships/generation-google-scholarship

12/6/19
Hertz Fellowships Varies

Providing unique financial and fellowship support to the nation's most remarkable PhD students in the applied physical and biological sciences, mathematics, and engineering. Hertz Fellows become innovators and leaders serving in ways that benefit us all.

http://hertzfoundation.org/default.aspx

10/24/19
AFCEA STEM Majors Scholarships for Undergraduate Students Varies

Applications will be accepted from current eligible undergraduate level students majoring in STEM fields that meet the mission of AFCEA, to include Cyber Security, Intelligence and Homeland Security-related disciplines. Online programs are eligible.

http://www.afcea.org/site/?q=foundation/scholarships/stem-majors

4/12/19