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Minority Students x Stem Scholarship

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Sasha Flanagan
1 winner$10,800
Application Deadline
Apr 15, 2023
Winners Announced
May 15, 2023
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior or undergraduate student
Field of Study:
Engineering, computer science, or similar degrees

In today’s society, it can be incredibly difficult for minority students to find opportunities in the STEM field.

From establishing connections in the field to finding internships and part-time or full-time employment at tech companies, it can be challenging for minority students to access the opportunities that others take for granted. 

This scholarship seeks to help underserved students find success as they pursue careers in the technology field. 

Any first-generation high school senior or undergraduate student pursuing a two or four-year degree in engineering, computer science, or a similar field may apply for this scholarship. 

To apply, tell us about what influenced you to dive deeper into tech, what you would do to change the tech industry, and if you think the tech industry has an obligation to be inclusive to all consumers.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Need, Boldest Profile
Published October 24, 2022
Essay Topic

What is the app, service, product, or individual that has influenced you to dive deeper into the space? 

What would you change or do to impact the tech industry? 

Do you think the tech industry has a social and moral obligation to be inclusive to all consumers? If so, why?

400–600 words

Winning Application

Faith Findlaytor
Western Governors UniversityRedding, CA


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Apr 15, 2023. Winners will be announced on May 15, 2023.

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