Amount: up to $5,000
Deadline: March 2021
The Gilman Scholarship Program broadens the student population that studies and interns abroad by supporting undergraduates who might not otherwise participate due to financial constraints. Approximately 1 in 4 Gilman Scholarship applicants are selected to receive the scholarship.
Amount: average $2,000
Opens: November 2020 for Spring 2021 deadline
The program welcomes applications from students seeking support for to cover expenses associated with their academic pursuits in a STEM field. The scholarship will fund one undergraduate or graduate student for one year, providing $1,000-$3,000 in direct costs.
Deadline: March 31
To be eligible, a student must also be eligible for a Stride ISA. These criteria include:
Deadline: January 31
NextStepU is looking for students who are interested in pursuing a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) major. Entrant must be a 16-22 year old at the time of entry and be a registered user of NextStepU.com.
Deadline: Quarterly (applications accepted all year round)
High school students who have been accepted to college and students who are currently enrolled in a college or university are eligible to apply for the Employment BOOST college scholarship program. Applications are accepted year-round, with quarterly deadlines of April 1st, July 1st, October 1st, and January 1st and must be received within the time frame to be considered eligible to be awarded that quarter.
Deadline: October 30
In partnership with the Reboot Representation Tech Coalition, the BFF in Computing program will build community and provide academic support for African American women majoring in computing degree programs. Criteria:
Deadline: October 28
The BD Scholarship is open to current freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who are majoring in communications, computer science, biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, life sciences, microbiology, finance, global health, nursing, science technology, or sociology. There will be three $10,000 merit-based scholarship disbursed that will be awarded during the 2020-2021 academic year.
Students must be from NJ, RI, IL, MD, GA, SC, NC,NE, TX, AZ, UT, and CA only.
Students must submit a completed application which includes a letter of recommendation, a personal statement, and a current transcript.
Deadline: January 29
This STEM Fellowship Program provides fellowships of $6,000 in add-on support to graduate students to supplement and enhance basic research support. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a program of study in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) and have a specific faculty-mentored research project that has NASA or aerospace relevance. Allied Health Sciences majors are not eligible for this program.
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Deadline: Scholarships open December 1
The SWE Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to those who identify as a female/woman and are studying community college, baccalaureate, or graduate programs in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. In 2019, SWE awarded nearly 260 new and renewed scholarships valued at over $810,000. SWE provides one application for sophomores through graduate students and one application for freshmen. Applicants complete an application and are considered for all scholarships for which they are eligible.
Amount: Up to $30,000 (paid over three years, provided renewal eligibility requirements are met)
Deadline: Check back for updates!
This scholarship is for Latino(a) students who have a declared major in a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)-related field. This program will give up to 100 Latino students the support they need to graduate from college; an educational opportunity they would not have access to otherwise.
Amount: up to $2,500 per recipient
Deadline: 2021 application not yet open - check back for details!
Must be planning a career in computer science, information technology, management information systems, or other related fields. 3.0 GPA or higher required. The WITS Program will grant multiple scholarship awards that value up to $2,500.00 per recipient.
Deadline: Not yet open for 2021
The Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship program provides opportunities to students who want to build their talents and change the world! Lockheed Martin will award up to 200 renewable scholarships of $10,000 each. Awards are open to individuals studying eligible engineering or computer science majors, who demonstrate financial need and come from underrepresented or underserved communities. Applicants must also be open to outreach from Lockheed Martin recruitment teams regarding possible internship opportunities.