KEYNOTE SCHOLARSHIP The Keynote Scholarship is available to high school senior, undergraduate, and graduate students with definite plans to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. You must be a U.S. citizen to be eligible for this award .
Amount: $10,000 Deadline: 12/02/16 Learn more here.
VENTURES SCHOLARS PROGRAM The Ventures Scholars Program is open to underrepresented and first-generation college-bound students. You must be pursuing a math or science based career to be considered for this award.
M3CHALLENGE – MOODY’S MEGA MATH CHALLENGE Must be a junior or a senior to participate. Two teams are allowed per school. Each team must be made up of three to five students and one teacher-coach. Each team must submit a solution to the open-ended modeling problem. No help may be obtained for this challenge.
Amount: $1,000.00 to $20,000.00 Deadline: February 27 by 8:00 EST. Contact: http://M3Challenge.siam.org
FRESHMAN SCHOLARSHIP IN SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS – UNIVERSITY OF UTAH Applicant must be admitted to the University of Utah as a freshman degree-seeking student majoring in biology, chemistry, math or physics to be awarded this scholarship. Applicant must complete the application, write a one-page letter/essay expressing their interest in math and/or science and their career goals, and include an official high school transcript, including their second semester, senior year classes. Applicant must have letters of recommendation from two science and/or math teachers sent directly from the teacher to the College of Science. The University recommendation forms are NOT accepted.
Amount: $1,000.00 Deadline: March 1 Contact: www.science.utah.edu or call University of Utah College of Science at (801) 581-6958
UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY JOE & CARLETTA ELICH FOUR-YEAR SCHOLARSHIP Applicants are judged on academic achievement, financial need, and personal integrity. Applicants must be undergraduate majors in the Mathematics and Statistics department at USU while receiving the award. The application must be sent with high school transcripts and a letter of application that includes a statement of qualifications, academic goals, and career objectives. Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly by the authors to the scholarship committee by the deadline.
Amount: $1,200.00 per year or $600.00 per semester Deadline: March 15 Contact: www.math.usu.edu click on undergraduate, then go to fin
UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY NEVILLE & ANNIE HUNSAKER FOUR-YEAR SCHOLARSHIP This scholarship is awarded on a competitive basis to superior high school students who enroll as full-time mathematics, statistics or mathematics education majors. During the final two years of the scholarship, the recipient is expected to work a limited number of hours for the department. This work is paid on an hourly basis. Application must be sent with high school transcripts and a letter of application that includes a statement of qualifications, academic goals, and career objectives. Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly by the authors to the scholarship committee by the deadline.
Amount: $1,200.00 per year or $600.00 per semester Deadline: March 15 Contact: www.math.usu.edu click on undergraduate, then go to financial aid & scholarships or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (435) 797-2595
JOSEPH JAMES MORELLI SCHOLARSHIP FUND: Applicant must be a senior in high school who has a demonstrated learning disability with plans to pursue a career in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM). Applicant must answer the four questions on the website in a total of 1,000.00 words.
Amount: $500.00 - $2,500.00 Deadline: March 17 Contact: http://parkcitycf.org/morelli-application
SOUTHERN UTAH UNIVERSITY – S-STEM SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must be a senior in high school who will be attending Southern Utah University in the fall of 2017. Applicant must have a demonstrated academic talent and a demonstrated financial need and will be majoring in the fields of Biology/Zoology/Botany, Chemistry, Engineering, Geology, or Mathematics. Preference will be given to first-generation college graduates, minority students, and other students with financial need.
Amount: Unspecified Deadline: April 7 Contact: www.suu.edu/cose/stem-scholarship-app.html
VENTURES SCHOLARS PROGRAM This program offers a variety of services and opportunities and is designed to promote access to higher education for young adults interested in pursuing math- and science-based careers. To be nominated to the Ventures Scholars Program a student needs to have a 3.0 GPA or higher and have expressed an interest in a math-or science-based career. Students must be a member of an underrepresented group (African American/Black, American Indian/Native American, and Hispanic/Latino/a) or be a first-generation college-bound student. A first-generation collegebound student is a student whose parents/guardians didn’t have any education beyond high school. Race and ethnicity are not factors. Nominees must meet one of the following requirements: PSAT – score a minimum of 50 on the math and verbal sections. SAT – score a minimum of 550 on the math and verbal sections. PLAN – score a minimum of 18 on the math, science, English, and reading sections. ACT – score a minimum of 19 on the math, science, English, and reading sections.