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The top 10 applicants will be announced on the website 2 weeks prior to revealing a final winner. The top 10 essays will be featured on this page. The winner is up to the sole discretion of and will be based on the quality of the content submitted.


To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Currently enrolled in an accredited 2-4+ year college/university as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student OR planning to attend an accredited 2-4+ year college/university as a full-time student in the Fall 2019.

– Must provide most recent transcript showing GPA of 3.4 or greater.

– Submit a short essay (approximately 500 words) demonstrating your interest in pursuing a STEM education.



How Does It Work?

It’s simple! Submit a ~500 word essay explaining either (1) what inspired you to pursue a STEM education, or (2) how the scholarship will help you achieve your near-term STEM education goals.


And don’t forget to detail any unforgettable emotional moments, major accomplishments, or any life skills you think might be relevant in your pursuit of a STEM career.


How Do I Apply

The Details

All submitted content must be completely original. By submitting your content, you also agree to grant non-exclusive rights to use or repurpose that content in part or in whole. All entries that meet the requirements below:


  • Length: 500 words
  • Scholarship Prize: $5,000
  • Entries open on: March 13, 2019
  • Essays need to be submitted by: July 5, 2019
  • Winner will be chosen on: August 6, 2019
  • Payment: We will submit the payment directly to your name.


Once you have completed your ~500 words personal essay, simply fill out and submit the application form below. Be sure to answer all the required fields, and upload your essay and transcript in a PDF format!