Scholarships in Science

Andrew S. Edwards Scholarship

Award: $1,400, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student from Berrien, Bulloch, or Putnam Counties and majoring in Education, Humanities, or Science. Financial need will be considered.

Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship

Award: $15,000, Deadline: December 15

Applicant must be a high school senior or college freshman, sophomore, or junior who will graduate or have graduated from high school in Middle Tennessee and will be enrolling in a four-year not-for-profit college or university. Applicant must be a business major or STEM major and be able to demonstrate financial need. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

HENAAC Scholars Program

Award: $10,000, Deadline: April 30

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who is of Hispanic descent or has demonstrated significant leadership and community service within the Hispanic community. Applicant must plan to attend or is currently attending a two- or four-year college or university in the United States or Puerto Rico pursuing a degree in science, technology, or math (health and medical fields are not eligible). Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: June 15

Applicant must be an enrolled member of a tribe with proof of tribal enrollment or certificate of Indian Blood, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a full-time student, be a member of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (membership information is included with the application), and submit transcript, essay, and letters of recommendation and resume.

STEM Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 26

Applicant must be a citizen of the United States who is registered for at least a half-time course load or more at a TSCG member institution in good standing as: a sophomore at a two-year institution; a sophomore at a four-year institution; a junior or senior at a four-year institution; or a first or second year student at a medical school.

CFUW Memorial Fellowship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: November 1

Applicant must be a woman who is a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant who is enrolled in a masters degree program in engineering, mathematics, and science for the 2008-2009 academic year. Study abroad students are also eligible to apply.

Ohio Space Grant Junior and Senior Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen majoring in a science, technology, engineering, or math related discipline. Junior award may be renewed for one additional year.

STEM Major Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a United States citizen enrolled at an accredited four-year institution who is enrolled in a degree-granting, graduate-level STEM major (science, technology, engineering, and math) program.

Burlington Business and Professional Women's Organization Science and Technology Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 9

Applicant must be a female resident of Addison, Chittenden, Franklin, Grand Isle, or Lamoille County, VT who will pursue education or training in a science or technology field.

Kent Weigel Math Scholarship

Award: $750, Deadline: January 11

Applicant must be a Ventura County resident, a graduating high school senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA and demonstrates financial need. Applicant must major in math, physical or natural sciences.

Leadership Award

Award: $2,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant selected by committee based upon strength of application for admission.

Al Qoyawayma Award

Award: -, Deadline: June 1

Applicant must be a recent high school graduate or undergraduate or graduate student who is accepted to or already attending either an undergraduate or graduate program majoring in science or engineering. Financial need and proof of tribal enrollment required.

Charles W. and Annette Hill Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be the descendant of an American Legion member. Preference given to applicants desiring to engage in the fields of science, engineering, or business administration.

Allen H. and Nydia Meyers Foundation Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a student residing in a Lenawee County School District who is graduating from a Lenawee County High School. Appliacnt must be planning to attend a school of higher education and major in aeronautics or the sciences/allied fields.

Carrol C. Hall Memorial Scholarship

Award: $525, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be an active member of Tau Kappa Epsilon who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and is pursuing an undergraduate degree in education or science. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

AeA Technology Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 6

Selection based upon leadership, personal goals, and academic performance.

AMS Freshman Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be entering freshman year of undergraduate study in the fall majoring in atmospheric or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences. Selection is based upon academic excellence.

AMS Graduate History of Science Fellowship

Award: $15,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be looking to complete a dissertation on the history of the atmospheric, or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences. Fellowship looks to generate a dissertation topic in the history of the atmospheric, or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences, and to foster close working relations between historians and scientists. An effort will be made to place the student into a mentoring relationship with an AMS member at an appropriate institution.

Courtland Agre and Theodore Hanwick Science Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be an incoming first-year student with high academic science achievement. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA in the proposed science major, be in top 30 percent of graduating class, and have completed intermediate algebra or pre-calculus.

Eugene Grant Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: None

Applicant must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference is given to applicants majoring in biology, chemistry, or other science.

Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation in the Sciences

Award: $10,000, Deadline: May 12

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be interested in research.

Air Force ROTC

Award: -, Deadline: December 1

Mathematics, Science, and Technology Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 16 (FAFSA deadline); March 1 (nomination form)

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who is majoring in mathematics, science, or technology (including computer science and engineering). Minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1100 and rank in top third of secondary school class required.

Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.

Board of Governors Priority Program

Award: $6,240, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must rank in top third of class and have a minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1000.

Oliver and Louise George Scholarship

Award: $750, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must have a minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1000. Returning student must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and a minimum 2.5 GPA in science courses.

Marie Sklodowska Curie Scholarship

Award: $150, Deadline: March 1

Grace K. Fey Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA.

Dr. W. John Howard Scholarship

Award: $375, Deadline: March 1