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First 10 Science scholarships:
MAES Scholarships
 
Amount:
Up to $4000
Awards:
Several
Deadline:
September 19
The purpose of the MAES Scholarship Program is to increase the number of Hispanic students completing their higher education goals. Student Excellence Scholarships are available on a competitive basis to MAES student members in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The scholarship applicants are selected on the basis of academic achievement, financial need, leadership, community service, personal qualities, and completeness of application. Must be a Student member. Must be ages 18 or older. Must be pursuing a STEM major. Must meet enrollment and GPA requirements.
Contact:
2437 Bay Area Blvd., #100 Houston, TX 77058 USA Phone: (281) 557-3677 Fax: (281) 715-5100 Email: questions@mymaes.org Web: mymaes.org
Meyerhoff Scholars Program
 
Amount:
$5000-$22,000 per year x 4 years
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
October 15 (Nomination Deadline) December 1 (Application Deadline)
Open to all high-achieving high school seniors who have an interest in pursuing doctoral study in the sciences or engineering, and who are interested in the advancement of minorities in the sciences and related fields. Students must be nominated for the program and are most typically nominated by their high school administrators, guidance counselors, and teachers. Prospective students cannot have received lower than a B in any high school science or math course, and many applicants have completed a year or more of calculus. Preference is given to those who have taken advanced placement courses in math and science, have research experience, and have strong references from science or math instructors. In recent years, a strong preference has been given to those students interested in the Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. (over the M.D.). Students must meet all eligibility requirements: * Minimum of 600 on the Math component of the SAT * Cumulative High School GPA of a 3.0 or above * Aspire to obtain a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. in Math, Science, Computer Science, or Engineering * Display commitment to community service * Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States
Contact:
University of Maryland, Baltimore County 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250 Phone: 410-455-1000 or 410-455-3139 E-mail: mgoodwyn@umbc.edu Url: www.umbc.edu/meyerhoff/benefits_eligibility.html
Ferrous Metallurgy Education Today Initiative (FeMET) Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
$5,000
Awards:
10
Deadline:
October 30
Applicant must be enrolled full-time in a metallurgy or materials science program at an accredited North American university. Applicant must be entering year three or four of a four-year engineering degree program in the fall of 2015. Applicant should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. Applicant should have a demonstrated interest in the iron and steel industry. Applicant must be eligible for employment during the summer of 2015 at a steel company in the country (US, Canda, Mexico) he/she is in school. Satisfying the employment criteria in the appropriate country is the responsibility of the applicant. Applicants unable to accept the summer internship will not be considered. Applicant must commit to a paid summer internship (2015) at a North American steel company to be eligible for this scholarship. Applicant must receive a satisfactory performance review from the steel company (summer 2015), and maintain a 2.5 or higher GPA (spring 2015), to remain eligible for this scholarship.
Contact:
Completed applications, including all required documents, should be submitted electronically by 31 December 2013 to Lori Wharrey. Scholarships awardees will be announced 15 February 2014 for the 2014%u20132015 academic year. Questions about the scholarship and/or application process should be directed to Lori Wharrey at 1.724.814.3044
Harriett G. Jenkins Pre-doctoral Fellowship Program (JPFP)
 
Amount:
Tuition/Stipend Support: $8500 Tuition Offset Annual Stipend $22,000 Ph.D. Fellows, $16,000 Masters Fellows * Center-based Research Experience: $7000 stipend for 10 week research experience * Professional Development Annual Symposium Leadership Development Training * Cohort Collaborative Community Networking Peer-to-Peer Mentoring o Alumni Advocacy
Awards:
20
Deadline:
November 9
Open to U.S. citizens, including residents of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and other U.S. territories. Note: Permanent residents and non-US citizens are ineligible for the JPFP.Eligible Institutions: Accredited, U.S. Institution (i.e., Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, Tribal Colleges and Universities, Majority Institutions, and Other Minority Serving Institutions). Minimum 3.00 on a 4.00 grading scale * Must be a member of an underrepresented group, which includes women, ethnic minorities and persons with disabilities majoring in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline. Note: Detailed ethnicity definitions are posted on FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS on the UNCFSP Registration System. * Must either be within the first 3 years of a graduate program at an accredited, U.S. university OR be in the process of applying to an accredited STEM graduate program. Note: Persons who have advanced to doctoral candidacy are in-eligible.Non-Degree or special status students who are enrolled in masters or doctoral level courses are ineligible. * Cannot participate in any other federally-funded fellowship or scholarship program. * Fellows are required to be enrolled as a full-time student. Although the fellowship is not renewable during the three-year period, the availability of support for subsequent years is 1) subject to availability of funds and 2) contingent upon certification to NASA by the fellows institution that the fellow is making satisfactory academic progress toward an advanced degree
Contact:
UNCF Special Programs, Corporation Attn: Harriett G. Jenkins Predoctoral 6402 Arlington Blvd., Suite 600 Falls Church, VA (703) 205-7625 sheryl.karpowicz@uncfsp.org uncfsp.org/jpfp
The Women Divers Hall of Fame Scholarships and Training Grants
 
Amount:
Up to $2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
November 23
Scholarships are offered in conservation, marine biology, underwater archaeology, and journalism, graphic arts, or photography. They are intended to support tuition and fees, independent research, and/or an internship program at an accredited university.Training grants provide funding for scuba training and, for some awards, scuba equipment. Funds are paid directly to the training facility and/or the equipment vendor upon WDHOF's receipt of an invoice.
Contact:
WDHOF, Inc. 2753 Broadway, Box 206 New York, NY 10025 General information: information@wdhof.org Scholarship information: scholarships@wdhof.org Member nomination information: nominations@wdhof.org Website: www.wdhof.org
THE Women Divers Hall of Fame Scholarship and Training Grants
 
Amount:
Up to $2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
November 28
The Women Divers Hall of Fame (WDHOF) is a 501 (3) nonprofit organization dedicated to honoring and raising awareness of the contributions of outstanding women divers. WDHOF provides educational, mentorship, financial, and career opportunities to the diving community throughout the world. Each year, WDHOF awards scholarships and training grants that provide financial and educational support to individuals of all ages, particularly those who are preparing for professional careers that involve diving. Scholarships are offered in conservation, marine biology, underwater archaeology, information technology, marine education, and journalism, graphic arts, or photography. They are intended to support tuition and fees, independent research, and/or internship programs at an accredited university. Scholarships are paid or awarded directly to the recipient.
Contact:
WDHOF, Inc. 43 Mackey Ave. Port Washington, NY 10050 General information : info@wdhof.org Scholarship information : scholarships@wdhof.org Member nomination information : nominations@wdhof.org
Dorothea N. Hornbuckle Memorial Scholarship
 
Amount:
Up to $3000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
December 1
Applicants must be a full-time undergraduate or high school student transitioning to college and pursuing a degree in business, business administration, science or engineering; have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale; submit a typed essay; have completed a minimum of 20 hours of active community service within the past 12 months; and show financial need.
Contact:
Dorethea N. Hornbuckle Memorial Scholarship Committee; PO Box 223871 Dallas , TX 75222 E-mail: DNHMSF@yahoo.com Website: www.iota-psi.org
The Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial Scholarship
 
Amount:
$10,000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
December 02
The applicant must be a U.S. citizen, in at least the junior year of an accredited university, and have the intention of pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies in science or engineering during the interval of the scholarship.
Contact:
National Space Club/ Goddard Scholarship 2025 M Street, N. W., Suite 800 Washington, D. C. 20036 Website: www.spaceclub.org
Janet Cullen Tanaka Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
December 15
Open to female sophomore, junior or senior undergraduate students planning to pursue graduate work or a career in the geosciences including: geology, hydrology, hydrogeology, geochemistry, geophysics, environmental/engineering hydrology. Must be attending a 2-year or 4-year college or university in Oregon or Washington State. Minimum 3.2 GPA.
Contact:
AWG Pacific Northwest Chapter Attn: Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 28391 Seattle, WA 98118 scholarship@awg-ps.org
Moriarty's Gem Art Rock Hound Scholarship
 
Amount:
$500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
December 25
Must be studying a Science Degree Program at your school. Currently residing in the U.S.. Submit essay 500 words or less.
Contact:
Email: stemoriarty@gmail.com Address: 126 South Main St. Crown Point, IN 46307 Phone: (219) 662-1390 Website: www.tanzanitejewelrydesigns.com