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STEM Scholarships

Scholarship Opportunities

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 TRAINING PROGRAM (CBL)

The Spelman College Clare Boothe Luce (CBL) Research Training Program provides stipends, leadership development, and research support to qualified students in a program of study in chemistry, computer science, engineering, mathematics, and physics. Research conducted in each elected discipline must have a computational component. This is a competitive award funded by the Clare Boothe Luce Foundation.

Annual stipends are offered to outstanding Spelman College students majoring in select disciplines within science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) who have developed a faculty-mentored research project. Awards are one-year with equal stipend distributions once per semester. CBL is  a non-renewable program. Participants must apply annually.

ELIGIBILITY
  • Must be enrolled full-time in chemistry, computer science, engineering, mathematics, or physics
  • Must be on a Ph.D. track (post graduation)
  • 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 non-renewable, 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 supports four extremely talented Computer Science students at Spelman College to continue their education. Scholarships are one-year and divided into two-installments issued once per semester. Scholars are eligible for renewal as long as they meet all program requirements. 

STEM Scholarships Contact Information

Please contact us to learn more about STEM scholarship programs.

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

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