Academics: Office of the Provost

STEM Scholarships

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY STEM SCHOLARS PROGRAM (DOE)

The Spelman College Department of Energy STEM Scholars Program provides scholarships, leadership development support, and exposure to summer internship/research opportunities to qualified students demonstrating financial need. This is a competitive award funded by the Department of Energy and The Boeing Company. Annual scholarships in the amount of $5,000 are offered to outstanding Spelman College students majoring in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Awards are one year and renewable, not to exceed $5,000 per year. All outreach activities may qualify as Spelman community service hours. ELIGIBILITY

  • Must be a STEM major
  • All classifications may apply, including first year students
  • Current Spelman STEM majors must have a 3.2 grade point average on a scale of 4.0

LOUIS STOKES ALLIANCE FOR MINORITY PARTICIPATION STEM AMBASSADORS PROGRAM (LSAMP)

The Spelman College Georgia-Alabama Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) STEM Ambassadors Program provides scholarship and leadership development support to qualified students demonstrating an interest in community service. This is a competitive award funded by the National Science Foundation. Annual stipends in the amount of $2,000 will be offered to a cohort of outstanding Spelman College students majoring in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

Annual awards of $2,000 will be given to the selected students throughout the five-year term of the program. All outreach activity may qualify as Spelman community service hours.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Must be a STEM major
  • All classifications may apply, including first year students
  • Current Spelman STEM majors must have a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) on a scale of 4.0
  • Consideration will be given to outstanding students with a GPA of 2.8

CLARE BOOTHE LUCE RESEARCH SCHOLARS PROGRAM (CBL)

The Spelman College Clare Boothe Luce Research Scholars (CBLRS) Program provides stipends, leadership development, and research support to qualified students in a program of study in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM). This is a competitive award funded by the Clare Boothe Luce Foundation.

Annual stipends in the amount of $10,000 are offered to outstanding Spelman College students majoring in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics who have developed a faculty-mentored research project that is STEM related. Awards are one-year and renewable, not to exceed $10,000 per year. The $10,000 is distributed in the following manner:

  • $5,000 academic year stipend ($2,500/semester)
  • $5,000 summer research stipend (minimum four-week duration)

ELIGIBILITY

  • Must be a STEM major
  • Must be a second-year student (minimum 24 completed credit hours) currently enrolled at Spelman at time of application
  • Current Spelman STEM majors must have a 3.3 grade point average on a scale of 4.0
  • Must be nominated by a STEM faculty member

WOMEN IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARS PROGRAM (WiSE-UP)

The Spelman College Women in Science and Engineering Undergraduate Scholars Program (WiSE UP) provides scholarships, leadership development support, and exposure to summer internship/research opportunities to qualified students demonstrating financial need. This is a competitive award funded by the National Science Foundation.

Annual scholarships in the amount of $5,000 are offered to outstanding Spelman College students majoring in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Awards are one-year and renewable, not to exceed $5,000 per year. All outreach activities may qualify as Spelman community service hours.


ELIGIBILITY

  • Must be a STEM major
  • Must be currently enrolled full-time with a minimum of 15 completed credit hours
  • Current Spelman STEM majors must have a 3.0 grade point average on a scale of 4.0

BOEING SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The Boeing Science Scholarship Program has allowed three extremely talented STEM students at Spelman College to continue their education.

STEM Scholarships Contact Information

Please contact us to learn more about STEM scholarship programs.

Albert Thompson, Ph.D.
Interim Associate Provost for Research
athompso@spelman.edu | 404-270-5750

Angela Taylor
Program Coordinator
ataylo29@spelman.edu | 404-270-5706

Contact Us

404-270-5706
orr@spelman.edu
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