STEM fields have the potential to significantly impact society, such as developing new technologies, improving healthcare, and addressing environmental issues.
STEM fields constantly evolve and advance, providing opportunities for ongoing learning and professional development.
This scholarship is named in honor of Ms. Jacqueline Rhodes, a retired mathematics teacher. Ms. Rhodes dedicated her 35 years in education to inspiring public school students to embrace (not fear) math and technology. Her passion for education and commitment to young people inspired many generations.
The Hackworth-Rhodes STEM Scholarship aims to support high school seniors in Georgia pursuing STEM.
High school seniors in Georgia who plan to pursue majors or careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math may apply. Preference will be given to students attending Atlanta Public Schools.
To apply, please tell us a bit about yourself and how you plan to positively impact the world through your STEM career.