Science Scholarships

American Chemical Society Scholars Program

Summary: For underrepresented minority students who wish to enter the field of chemistry or a related field such as toxicology or chemical technology. Based on need, academic merit, career objective, and leadership and community involvement.       
Eligibility: Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, have a minimum GPA of 3.0, and demonstrate need. Must show intent to major and work in chemical science or chemical technology if not doing so already.
Deadline: See web site for more information.
Amount: Up to $5,000 per academic year
How to Apply: Contact program sponsor for information.
Address:

ACS Scholars Program
1155 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036

URL: www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/acsscholars.html


The Eileen J. Garrett Scholarship

Summary: For undergraduate and graduate students who are completing parapsychology degrees or conducting parapsychological research as part of their degree requirements.
Eligibility: Must demonstrate a previous interest in parapsychology by including writing samples on the subject with the application form.
Deadline: July 15, 2017
Amount: $3,000
How to Apply: See Web site for more information.
Address:

Parapsychology Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 1562
New York, NY 10021-0043

URL: www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-type/unusual-scholarships/eileen-j-garrett-scholarship/


HENAAC Student Leadership 
Award Scholarship

Summary: To address the immense need in the United States to produce more domestic engineers and scientists.
Eligibility: Must be planning to enroll at an accredited college or university and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Noncitizens may apply.
Deadline: April 30
Amount: $1,000-$10,000
How to Apply: See Web site for more information.
Address:

HENAAC
Attn: Scholarship Selection Committee
3900 Whiteside Street
Los Angeles, CA 90063

URL: http://www.greatmindsinstem.org/college/henaac-scholarship-program


Intel Science Talent Search

Summary: For high school seniors to compete nationally with original projects in a wide range of mathematics and science disciplines.
Eligibility: Must be a high school student and U.S. citizen who is planning to study electronic engineering, mechanical engineering, applied sciences, computer science or a related field.
Deadline: See Web site for more information.
Amount: $5,000-$10,000
How to Apply: See Web site for more information.
Address:

Intel Science Talent Search Science Service
1719 N Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036-2888

URL: www.intel.com/education/sts


National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Summary: For students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, or social science research.
Eligibility: Must commit to working at NIH during the summer and as a full-time employee after graduation. Must be a U.S. citizen, national or qualified noncitizen with exceptional financial need and a minimum GPA of 3.3 (or in the top 5 percent of the class). Must be enrolled or accepted as a full-time student at an accredited, four-year undergraduate institution.
Deadline: March 14, 2017
Amount: Up to $20,000 per year, renewable for four years
How to Apply: Download application from Web site.
Address:

NIH, Office of Loan Repayment and Scholarship
2 Center Drive, Room 2E24 MSC 0230
Bethesda, MD 20892-0230

Phone: 888-352-3001
URL: https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp


New York State Grange Denise Scholarship

Summary: For students with an undergraduate major or career interest in agriculture or a related field.
Eligibility: Must be a Grange member with demonstrated financial need and must reside, be accepted to, and attend college in New York state.
Deadline: April 15, 2017
Amount: Up to $2,000
How to Apply: Send a letter of request and self-addressed stamped envelope to the address below.
Address:

New York State Grange
100 Grange Place
Cortland, NY 13045

URL: http://www.nysgrange.org/educationalassistance.html


Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology

Summary: For high school seniors to compete for college scholarships with individual or team research projects.
Eligibility: Must complete a science, math, engineering or technologies research project and plan a career/major in science or mathematics. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
Amount: $1,000-$100,000
How to Apply: See website for more information.
Address:

Intel Science Talent Search
Society of Science and the Public
1719 N. Street N.W.
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 800-626-9795, ext. 5930
URL: www.siemens-foundation.org/en/competition.htm


Tylenol Scholarship

Summary: For high school seniors planning to pursue a career in health care.
Eligibility: Must plan to pursue a career in health care and exhibit leadership qualities.
Amount: $5,000-$10,000
How to Apply: See website for more information.
URL: www.tylenol.com/page.jhtml?id=tylenol/news/subptyschol.inc


Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship

Summary: For minority students planning a major or career in chemistry, information management, computing and software systems, material science, printing management science, laser optics, physics or engineering.
Eligibility: Must be an African American, Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American, Alaskan or Hispanic student who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, with a minimum GPA of 3.0,
Amount: $1,000-$10,000
How to Apply: Download application from web site.
Address:

Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship Program
150 State Street, 4th Floor
Rochester, NY 14614

URL: www.xerox.com/en-us/jobs/minority-scholarships

 

 

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