Award Information

The S-STEM Scholar Program provides scholarship support (up to $10,000 per year for four years) for students with significant financial need who are majoring in computer science, mathematics, or physics. The program also provides academic and social supports along with professional development and career exploration opportunities.  

S-STEM Scholar benefits

  • STEM Residential Learning Community
  • Faculty mentorship within your major
  • Peer success coaches 
  • First-year STEM seminar
  • Free peer/faculty tutoring related to required coursework in your first two years
  • Research opportunities during the academic year and the summer
  • Professional development workshops
  • Funded participation in a disciplinary conference of your choosing
  • Career exploration opportunities

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for the S-STEM Program, students must

  • Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States;
  • Be accepted for enrollment in computer science, mathematics, or physics; 
  • Have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher (on a 4-point scale);