Scholarship Opportunity Detail Page
The NSHSS Foundation $1,000 STEM Scholarships
|Scholarship Provider:||The NSHSS Foundation|
|Description:||The NSHSS Foundation scholarships have been created to help reduce financial barriers for high school seniors entering college to pursue STEM majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics), business, economics, or public policy. The Foundation seeks to engage these future leaders in order to help fuel the global economy, stimulate innovation and creativity, and yield a strong ethical foundation for decision-making.
The scholarships are targeted to entering college freshmen who belong to groups generally under-represented in these careers. The scholarships are for the student's first year of college.
The Foundation awards STEM scholarships to applicants who are pursuing a degree in, or closely related to, one of the following STEM disciplines:
Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
Cognitive, Neural, and Behavioral Sciences
Computer and Computational Sciences/Computer Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering
Teaching in STEM areas
|School Type Requirement:||Four Year College
|Applicant Class Requirement:||Entering First Year Undergraduate
|Minority Status Requirement:||No Restrictions or Please See Website for Details
|Applicant Requirement:||Please see website for details
|Length of Award:||One Time Award
|Other Comments:||Website makes no mention regarding citizenship so please inquire with the foundation.
Scholarship funds may be used for tuition, fees, books,
campus room and board, or other related expenses.
Scholarship checks will be sent to the university where
the recipient enrolls to deposit in the student's university account.
There are also 5 $1,000 scholarships available for students who wish to major in finance, business, or public policy. The deadline for these is May 1. The website for these 5 scholarships is located at: http://www.nshssfoundation.org/programs/business.html
Scholarship Opportunity Contact Information
Dr. Susan Thurman
NSHSS Foundation STEM Scholarships
1936 N. Druid Hills Road
Atlanta, GA 30319