Jacob Daniel Dumas Memorial Scholarship

Funded by
Dumas
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$3,000
2 winners, $1,500 each
Open
Application Deadline
Sep 4, 2022
Winners Announced
Oct 4, 2022
Education Level
Undergraduate, High School
1
Contribution
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior or undergraduate
Current or desired field:
STEM
Location:
North Carolina
Education Level:
Current or desired field:
Location:
High school senior or undergraduate
STEM
North Carolina

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that jobs in the STEM career field are projected to grow 8% by 2029, compared to the 3.7% increase for total occupations. 

With the growth seen in various STEM fields throughout the United States, more people have begun to realize the importance of jobs in the science, technology, engineering, and math fields. To fill these jobs and continue the forward progress of the nation, more students are going into STEM subjects in college.

The Jacob Daniel Dumas Memorial Scholarship will support students in their STEM educational journey. North Carolina high school seniors and undergraduate students looking to pursue a career in STEM are encouraged to apply. 

In order to apply, submit an essay that discusses what has inspired you to seek a degree in your desired STEM field.

STEM
Essay Topic

What inspired you to pursue a degree in STEM?

400–600 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Sep 4, 2022. Winners will be announced on Oct 4, 2022.