The research areas of this scholarship are: Mathematics, natural sciences, engineering and related subjects.
Who can apply to this scholarship?
· Be a full
· time matriculated sophomore or junior pursuing a degree at an accredited institution of higher education during the 2012–2013 academic year. “Sophomore” is defined as a student who plans two more years of full
· time undergraduate study beginning September 2013.
· Sophomore nominees can expect to receive a maximum of two years of support.
· Students in two
· year colleges who plan to transfer to a baccalaureate program at another institution may be nominated. “Junior” is defined as a student who plans one more year of full
· time undergraduate study beginning September 2013. Junior nominees can expect to receive a maximum of one year of support.
· Have a college grade
· point average of at least “B” (or the equivalent) and be in the upper fourth of his or her class.
· Be a United States citizen, a permanent resident, or, in the case of nominees from American Samoa or the Commonwealth of the Mariana Islands, a United States national.
· Nominations from permanent residents must include a letter of the nominee’s intent to obtain U.S. citizenship and a photocopy of the Permanent Resident Card (formerly known as the Alien Registration Card).
Benefits of the scholarship: Each scholarship covers eligible expenses for undergraduate tuition, fees, books, and room and board, up to a maximum of $7,500 annually.
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: Junior-level scholarships for a maximum of two academic years and senior-level scholarships for a maximum of one academic year.
Number of scholarships: Not provided