Scholarships

Brooke Owens Fellowship for Women in Aerospace Scholarships

Created to honor the legacy of space industry pioneer and accomplished pilot, Dawn Brooke Owens (1980 – 2016), the Brooke Owens Fellowship is designed to serve both as an inspiration and as a career boost to capable young women and other gender minorities who, like Brooke, aspire to explore our sky and stars, to shake up the aerospace industry, and to help their fellow people here on planet Earth. We do this by matching up to forty students per year with purpose-driven, paid internships at leading aerospace companies and organizations and with senior and executive level mentors.

Program Eligibility:

Undergraduate Student who identifies as a woman or as a member of another gender minority group.

Available for for full-time employment in the summer of 2020.

Interested in pursuing a career in aerospace.

Deadline to Apply: November 12, 2020
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2019 Women in CyberSecurity Scholarship

Morphisec is providing scholarships to women studying cybersecurity and related disciplines including:
▪ Computer Science
▪ Cybersecurity
▪ Information Assurance
▪ Information Security
▪ Information Systems Security
▪ Other cybersecurity-related STEM disciplines

Levels: Female undergraduate and graduate students currently studying for degrees in cybersecurity and related disciplines.
Minimum GPA: Not Specified.
Citizenship Requirements: Citizens or Permanent
Legal Residents of the United States, Israel or a European Union member country.


In addition to a short application applicants must complete a 200-300 word essay addressing “What made you become interested in cybersecurity or information security?”
Deadline to Apply: June 15, 2019
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Scholarships for Latinx students in STEM. Undergrads, Grads, and Graduating High School Seniors

Established in the early 1970’s the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) is the premier STEM organization for Latinx students. Through its corporate partnerships SHPE has a number of scholarships for undergraduates, graduate students, and college bound graduating high school students.

Here is a listing of current Scholarships available to SHPE members for the 2019-2020 academic year. All of the Scholarships listed are due on June 30, 2019 and students must be full time students and members of SHPE.

Majors: Civil & Electrical Engineering Majors
Scholarship Available: American Transmission Co. Scholarship
Minimum GPA: 2.75
Citizenship Requirements: US Citizens

SHPE Undergraduate Scholarship
Minimum GPA: 2.75
Citizenship Requirements: Students must be enrolled in a STEM program in the United States or Puerto Rico.

SHPE Scholarship for Graduating High School Seniors
Minimum GPA: 2.75
Citizenship Requirements: Students must be planning to enroll in a STEM program in the United States or Puerto Rico beginning fall 2019.

SHPE Scholarship for Graduate Students
Minimum GPA: 2.75
Citizenship Requirements: Students must be planning to enroll in a STEM program in the United States or Puerto Rico beginning fall 2019

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Lily Pabilona Emerging Entrepreneur Scholarship – Open to All Majors

The Lily Pabilona Emerging Entrepreneur Scholarship recognizes Asian American high school, Bachelors and Masters degree students interested in pursuing careers in entrepreneurship. This scholarship, started in 2016 and is generously funded by entrepreneurs Grace and Ranier Pabilona, will provide an amount ranging between $1,000 to $5,000 award for U.S. students attending accredited American universities.

Levels: high school seniors and full-time college students.
Citizenship Requirements: US Citizens & Permanent Residents 
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Deadline to Apply: May 6th
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The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Scholarships

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Awards Scholarships throughout the United States focused on various areas of study. 

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship


Levels: All
Citizenship Criteria: US Citizens or Permanent Residents
Minimum GPA: 2.5

Selected candidates will be African American or Black Students who are consituents of a CBC Member’s District. Please double check that you are in a member’s district before you apply:

Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas,  Virginia, Washington DC, Wisconsin, Virgin Islands.   https://cbc.house.gov/membership/

Deadline to Apply April 30, 2019

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The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Louis Stokes Health Scholars Program, sponsored by the United Health Foundation, seeks to increase the number of qualified, competitive African-American or Black students entering the health field. This program offers a scholarship award to offset scholars’ cost of attendance. The multi-year award supports these scholars throughout their undergraduate and graduates academic journey.

Levels: All
Citizenship Criteria: US Citizens or Permanent Residents
Minimum GPA: 3.0

Deadline to Apply April 30, 2019
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LatinX Scholarships for California Residents

The California Latino Legislative Caucus Foundation invites California residents to apply for a scholarship. The CLLCF program was established to assist students with financial support to help with educational expenses.   

Levels: Full-time Undergraduate and Graduate Students and high school seniors that are graduating with written proof of acceptance at an accredited college.  
Citizenship requirements: All students regardless of immigration status are eligible to apply. Applicants must be a California Residents.
Minimum GPA: 2.5
Deadline to Apply: June 1, 2019

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Exxon Mobil Corporation Scholarships for Latinx Students

Exxon Mobil Corporation, the largest publicly traded international energy company, has partnered with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) to create fellowship opportunities in the STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) for Hispanic college students. Through HHF’s Latinos On Fast Track (LOFT) program, ExxonMobil seeks to nurture motivated college students across the country, with a passion for Engineering and Science.

Selected students will be exposed to a top-quality company by participating in this signature mentoring program. Each student will be paired up with an ExxonMobil engineer or scientist to learn how their knowledge and skills are applied in a corporate setting.

Fellowship Components

The Fellowship consists of five 1-hour meetings with a mentor (virtual or in person), participation in the Harvard-certified ExxonMobil mentee program (on-line), an exclusive curriculum to introduce Fellows to ExxonMobil and career opportunities, and a $1,000 educational grant. 
In addition, there exists the possibility to interview for ExxonMobil positions (internships/full-time) upon successful completion of the Fellowship.

Fellowship Requirements

This opportunity is highly competitive and open to freshman, sophomores, and juniors, attending a 4-year college or university.

Fellowship applicants with the following majors will be given priority:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geoscience
  • Material Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Applicants with these majors will be considered also: Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Petroleum Engineering, and Physics.

Other Requirements:

Must plan to pursue a career in the fields/majors listed above

Have a GPA of 3.5 or higher

Be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States with a valid Social Security
Number at the time of application. All legal permanent residents must submit a copy of their valid permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 (not expired).

Deadline
Applications close on April 12, 2019 at 11:59 PM 


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GREAT MINDS IN STEM Scholarships for High School Seniors, Undergrads, Grad Students

Great Minds in STEM provides merit based scholarships to Latinx students ranging from $500 to $10,000. In addition to scholarships winners will also receive transportation support to the 2019 HENAAC Conference  that will take place September 25-29 at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL. 


Majors: All STEM Majors
Levels: Graduating high school seniors, undergraduate, or graduate student enrolled in a community college or four year university in the US
Minimum GPA: 3.0 or above
Citizenship Requirements: U.S. citizens & Permanent Residents, F1 Visa, or DACA status

Deadline to Apply: April 1st
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NSBE Travel Scholarship for Undergrads, Grad Students, and Professionals

Do you want to go to the National Society of Black Engineers Conference?  Google is providing travel scholarships for undergraduates, graduate students and and professionals interested in attending the 45th Annual NSBE Conference to be held March 27-31, 2019 in Detroit, Michigan.

Founded in 1971, the National Society of Black Engineers was created at Purdue University as a student organization to help improve the recruitment and retention of black engineering students. Today NSBE is a global organization with 17,000 members with over 500 active chapters across the world.

Deadline to Apply: February 10, 2019 (5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time).
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Are you the next Grace Hopper? Travel Awards for undergrads, grad students, and faculty.

Do you want to go to the Grace Hopper Celebration?  The Anita Borg Institute is providing scholarships for Undergraduates, Graduate Students, and Faculty interested in attending this year’s Grace Hopper Celebration scheduled for September 26 to 28 in Houston, Texas. Last year’s conference brought over 18,000 attendees celebrating the achievements of women in CS.

Scholarships include registration for the three-day celebration, lodging (double occupancy), round-trip airfare, as well as a travel stipend for incidentals.  

What Majors are they looking for?  Students (and faculty) with backgrounds in CS as well as  electrical engineering, human-computer interaction, math, or physics.
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Deadline to Apply March 6th