Scholarships

Scholarships for STEM Students

Scholarships include the BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship, Latinas in STEM Scholarship, Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship, Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship, AFCEA STEM Teacher Graduate Scholarship, AFCEA STEM Major Scholarship, and AISES Intel Growing the Legacy Scholarship.
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If you're a student studying a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) field, or know one who is, we have a list of opportunities that may peak your interest. The eight scholarships below are dedicated for STEM students, and each one offers a winning prize that can help pay for college costs. Review each scholarship's details and be sure to apply by the stated deadline.

BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship

How to Apply: Complete the application, including two letters of recommendation that focus on academics and extra-curricular activities or employment
Eligibility: Open to incoming college freshmen with at least a 3.75 GPA pursuing an engineering or related science degree through an ABET accredited program with an interest in mobility and advanced or emerging technologies
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 21, 2022
Website: https://www.sae.org/participate/scholarships/bmw-sae-engineering-scholarship 

Latinas in STEM Scholarship

How to Apply: Write an essay between 400 and 600 words on how you plan to make a positive impact on the world through a career in STEM
Eligibility: Open to first-generation Latina high school seniors or undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing STEM
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 31, 2022
Website:  https://bold.org/scholarships/latinas-in-stem-scholarship/

Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship

How to Apply: Submit an application including transcripts, tax documents, and one recommendation
Eligibility: Must be a U.S. citizen studying engineering, mathematics, physics, or computer science at a 4-year college or university with at least a 2.5 GPA
Amount: $10,000 awarded to up to 200 recipients
Deadline: April 1,2022
Website: https://www.lockheedmartin.com/en-us/who-we-are/communities/stem-education/lm-scholarship-program.html

Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship

How to Apply: Write an essay between 250 and 400 words on a technology that inspires you and how technology can make the world a better place
Eligibility: Open to women at any educational level and within any field of study who intend to enter a technical or non-technical career that leverages technology to make the world a better place
Amount: $500
Deadline: April 30, 2022
Website: https://bold.org/scholarships/elevate-women-in-technology-scholarship/

AFCEA STEM Teacher Graduate Scholarship

How to Apply: Submit an application, including a resume and letter of recommendation, and write two short essays based on (1) how your academic and career goals align to the mission of AFCEA Educational Foundation and (2) your teaching philosophy
Eligibility: Must be a graduate-level candidate in at least your second semester and taking at least two semester-equivalent courses per term at an accredited college or university in the United States and majoring in education for the purpose of teaching STEM subjects in a U.S. school in grades K-12 with at least a 3.5 GPA
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: May 31,2022
Website: https://www.afcea.org/site/foundation/scholarships/stem-teacher

AFCEA STEM Major Scholarships for Undergraduate Students

How to Apply: Submit one application, including a synopsis of your current academic program and a personal statement, to be considered for all four AFCEA STEM Major Scholarships for which you are qualified: STEM Major Scholarship, Undergraduate Diversity Scholarship, Cyber Security Scholarship, and Student Member Scholarship
Eligibility: Must be a U.S. citizen enrolled as a sophomore or junior full time in a four-year college or university with at least a 3.0 GPA majoring in a STEM field
Amount: Between $2,500 and $5,000
Deadline: May 31,2022
Website: https://www.afcea.org/site/foundation/scholarships/stem-majors

AISES Intel Growing the Legacy Scholarship

How to Apply: Submit an application, including a resume and letter of recommendation, and write five short essays based on the prompts and questions
Eligibility: Must be a full-time student studying one of the eligible degrees including computer science, computer engineering, and electrical engineering and must be an enrolled member of a recognized American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native Village, or a Native Hawaiian or a decedent from a Native Hawaiian, or a Pacific Islander or a decedent from a Pacific Islander, or an Indigenous person of Canada; must be an AISES member and have at least a 3.0 GPA
Amount: $5,000 for undergraduate students and $10,000 for graduate students
Deadline: May 31, 2022
Website: http://www.aises.org/scholarships/intel

PixelPlex Bi-Annual STEM Scholarship

How to Apply: Write an essay of at least 1,200 words on one of the essay topics: blockchain, metaverse, internet of things, or virtual reality
Eligibility: Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident with a field of study related to science, technology, engineering, math, economics, or business at a college or university
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: June 5,2022
Website: https://pixelplex.io/scholarship/

 

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