Mark Caldwell Memorial STEM/STEAM Scholarship

Funded by
Rick Caldwell
Learn more about the Donor
$1,000
1 winner
Open
Application Deadline
Jul 15, 2021
Winners Announced
Aug 15, 2021
Education Level
High School

Mark Caldwell was a bright, charismatic, and thoughtful person.

After graduating from Springboro High School in Ohio, Mark earned his Bachelor’s degree from Devry Institute of Technology. He worked 35 years as an electrical engineer, specializing in robotic integration within the packaging industry. His career took him all across the globe. 

Above all else, Mark was a loyal friend and a kind person. He treated everyone equally, with an open spirit and with dignity. Mark created the types of bonds that lasted decades.

To remember and honor the memory of Mark Caldwell, the Mark Caldwell Memorial STEAM Scholarship will support first-generation high school students who plan to pursue a STEAM degree.

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • Be a first-generation student
  • Be a graduating senior at Springboro High School, OH or Woodlake Union High School, CA as a first-generation student
  • Have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA

While not required, it's a plus if you are active in F.I.R.S.T Robotics, Destination Imagination, the maker community, or similar activities.

To apply, please write about a time when, through tremendous hardship, you achieved something great in your life. Please go into detail about the strategies, skills, and techniques you employed to overcome the obstacles between you and your goal.

STEM
Selection Criteria:
Essay, STEAM, Ingenuity, Creator, Purpose, Ambition
$1,000
1 winner
Open
Application Deadline
Jul 15, 2021
Winners Announced
Aug 15, 2021
Education Level
High School

Scholarship application

Essay Topic

To apply, please write about a time when, through tremendous hardship, you achieved something great in your life. Please go into detail about the strategies, skills, and techniques you employed to overcome the obstacles between you and your goal.

400–600 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Jul 15, 2021. Winners will be announced on Aug 15, 2021.