FIU Elaine Gordon Scholarship

At the Center for Women’s and Gender Studies, the Florida International University is providing “Elaine Gordon Scholarship” in Women’s Studies. To applying the student must be fully admitted in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Education as a Women’s and Gender Studies major or Certificate earner. FIU is committed to high-quality teaching, state-of-the-art research and creative activity, and collaborative engagement with their local and global communities.

Provided By:

Florida International University (FIU) is an American metropolitan public research university in Greater Miami, Florida, United States. FIU has two major campuses in Miami-Dade County, with its main campus in University Park.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $3,500
  • Deadline: Monday, March 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

The scholarship applicant must demonstrate that he/she must be:

  • Be fully admitted in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Education as a Women’s and Gender Studies Major or Certificate earner.
  • Have completed or be enrolled in a minimum of 9 credit hours of Women’s and Gender Studies courses.
  • Be enrolled as an undergraduate student at the time of application.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Financial need will be one consideration in awarding the scholarship.
  • Undergraduates with at least two semesters of study (not including summer) remaining are eligible.

Instructions for Applying:

All interested applicants can sign up through the given link to apply for the scholarship: https://fiu.academicworks.com/users/sign_in

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students must be ready to submit the following:

  • A resume.
  • A typed, two-page essay addressing how the student has and intends to pursue the goals expressed in Elaine Gordon’s work and achievements, as well as how financial assistance will help achieve these goals.
  • Financial need statement (financial need will be one consideration in awarding the scholarship).
  • One letter of recommendation from a present or former professor.
  • An unofficial transcript reflecting all coursework completed.
  • Application Coversheet

Award Amount:

The scholarships are valued at a maximum of $3,500.

Detailed Information Link:

https://womenstudies.fiu.edu/news/2017/httpswomenstudiesfiueduacademicsscholarship-opportunities/

USC CAIS Summer Fellowship

The University of Southern California (USC) is inviting applications for its USC CAIS Summer Fellowship. The program is open to visitors who are Ph.D. students or junior researchers (postdocs, assistant professors, or other early career researchers). The goal of the program is to invite researchers to conduct exciting research within the context of the USC CAIS mission and in collaboration with other USC CAIS researchers.

Provided By:

The University of Southern California is one of the world’s leading private research universities. Today, USC is home to more than 44,000 students and over 4,800 full-time faculties and is located in the heart of one of the biggest metropolises in the world.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $18,000
  • Deadline: January 22, 2018, 11:59 p.m. PST
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To receive the fellowship, a beneficiary must:

  • Visitors who are Ph.D. students or junior researchers (postdocs, assistant professors, or other early career researchers).
  • Who speak and write in English.
  • If you are currently an F1 visa holder at another institution, you will need to receive permission from your home institution to participate in the USC CAIS summer fellowship program.
  • USC students, faculty, and staff are ineligible for the USC CAIS summer fellowship program.
  • USC CAIS invites applications for computer science, social science (e.g., social work, public health), and conservation science for visiting summer fellows.

Instructions for Applying:

To be applying all application material must be submitted to Hailey Winetrobe, USC CAIS Center Operations Coordinator: hwinetro-at-usc.edu.

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • You’re CV
  • Two (max three) short letters of recommendation (500 words are reasonable)
  • Max 500-word personal statement that explains your motivation for conducting research focused on “AI for Social Good.”
  • In your statement, please specify if you are interested in a 1-, 2-, or 3-month fellowship.

Award Amount:

Fellows will be paid with a stipend in accordance with their academic level.

  • Ph.D. students will earn $4,000 per month.
  • Postdoctoral fellows will earn $6,000 per month.
  • Assistant professors will earn $8,000 per month.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.cais.usc.edu/get-involved/opportunities/

Contact Information:

Have any query you can contact the USC CAIS Center Operations Coordinator, Hailey Winetrobe, at hwinetro-at-usc.edu.

L’Oréal USA for Women in Science Fellowship Program

With the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the L’Oréal USA establishes “L’Oréal USA for Women in Science Fellowship Program”. Applicants to the fellowship program must be current postdoctoral associates or begin their postdoctoral position by February 3, 2017. The world needs science, and science needs women because women in science have the power to change the world.

Provided By:

L’Oréal S.A. is a French cosmetics company. For more than a century, L’Oréal has devoted itself solely to one business: beauty. It is a business rich in meaning, as it enables all individuals to express their personalities, gain self-confidence and open up to others.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: Total $3,00,000
  • Deadline: February 2nd, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Must have a conferred Ph.D. and have started in a postdoctoral research position by February 2, 2018
  • Must maintain the status of postdoctoral researcher throughout the fellowship year
  • Must be American born, naturalized citizen or permanent resident
  • Must be affiliated with a U.S. based academic or research institution
  • Must plan to conduct their postdoctoral studies and research in the U.S.
  • Must be involved in basic research in the life and physical/material sciences, engineering & technology, computer science and mathematics
  • Cannot be in a faculty position
  • Must commit to at least twenty hours of activity in support of women and girls in science (e.g. mentoring, classroom visits, media, events)
  • Must be available the week of October 22, 2018, for the For Women in Science Awards Week

Instructions for Applying:

You can apply online or offline both for the scholarship:

You can apply online at the given link: https://lorealfwis.aaas.org/login/indexA.cfm

All application material must mail directly from all references  L’Oréal USA for Women in Science C/O AAAS Attn: Janaya Thompson/Education and Human Resources 1200 New York Avenue, NW, 6th Floor Washington, D.C. 20005.

Supporting Documents:

Applicants need to provide three letters of recommendation.

  • The first letter must be a mentor or former advisor.
  • The second letter must be from your post-doctoral advisor.
  • The third letter may be from someone of your choice.

Award Amount:

The fellowship program awards five women postdoctoral scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.lorealusa.com/csr-commitments/l%E2%80%99or%C3%A9al-usa-for-women-in-science-program

New NextStepU STEM Scholarship

NextStepU.com is providing “New NextStepU STEM Scholarship” to reduce your college expenses. Students who are interested in pursuing a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) major are invited to apply.  The aim of the NextStepU.com for you to get to your destination and succeed in whatever your next step may be.

Provided By:

NextStepU.com is a personalized resource for students, parents and counselors to find information about pursuing a career, joining the military, applying to and attending a two-year or four-year college or university and developing essential life skills.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $4,500
  • Deadline: March 1, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To receive the scholarship all applicants must

  • Students who are interested in pursuing a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) major.
  • Entrant must be a 16-22 year old at the time of entry and be a registered user of NextStepU.com.
  • Applicant must be attending a high school or college in the United States or Canada with plans to attend a college or university in the United States or Canada.

Instructions for Applying:

You can complete your submission through the given link:
https://www.nextstepu.com/stem-scholarship/

Supporting Documents:

Applicant must write a short essay (between 150-250 words) explaining why you are interested in a STEM education and what specialty you are interested in.

Award Amount:

The program provides a $1,500 scholarship award three times in a year ($4,500).

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.nextstepu.com/nextstepu-scholarships/

AISES A. T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship

American Indian Science and Engineering Society is pleased to announce “AISES A. T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship”. Students who have degree in mathematics, medical sciences, physical science, technology, science, engineering, or natural resources are eligible to apply. The  goal of AISES substantially increasing American Indian, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander, First Nation and other indigenous peoples of North America.

Provided By:

The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit professional association. AISES was founded in 1977, by American Indian scientists: Manhattan Project scientist and Mohawk, Arnold Anderson, Al Qöyawayma, Carol Gardipe, George Thomas (Cherokee), Jerry Elliott (Cherokee/Osage), Alex Labadie (Osage) and Jim Shorty (Navajo).

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: March 31, 2018 11:59 pm (MDT)
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

Students must possess:

  • Students have degree in mathematics, medical sciences, physical science, technology, science, engineering, or natural resources.
  • Students must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited four-year college/university for the 2018-2019 academic year.
  • Students must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA.
  • Applicants must be: an enrolled member or a decedent of an enrolled member of a federally or state recognized American Indian Tribe or Alaskan Native Village; or Native Hawaiian or decedent from a Native Hawaiian.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply for the scholarship you must sign in b the given link:
https://cobellscholar.academicworks.com/users/sign_in

Supporting Documents:

  • Resume: Submit your current resume through the OASIS platform.
  • Letters of Recommendation: Be sure to give your recommender’s plenty of time to complete their recommendation (at least three weeks). All recommendation letters must be submitted through the OASIS platform.
  • Essays: Students are required to submit 3 essays, up to 500 words each.  These essays are an important part of the scholarship review process.
  • Essay Prompt 1: Please share a personal statement that highlights your background, interests, academic achievements, and what impact you hope to have in your community and/or profession.
  • Essay Prompt 2: What stimulated your interest in your chosen major or area of study?
  • Essay Prompt 3:  What activity or activities (cultural, community-related, occupational, academic, athletic etc.) most clearly reflect your character?  Please describe your participation.  Why is participation in this activity or these activities important to you?

Award Amount:

  • $1,000 for the academic year for undergraduate students
  • $2,000 for academic year for graduate students

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.aises.org/scholarships/at-anderson

Cooke Foundation Young Scholars Program

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is glad to announce “Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Young Scholars Program”.  The program provides a selective 5-year pre-college scholarship for high-performing 7th-grade students with financial need. The candidate who will win the scholarship program will receive a award in the amount of $40,000 per year.

Host Institution:

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is a private, independent foundation dedicated to advancing the education of exceptionally promising students who have financial need. The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is dedicated to advancing the education of exceptionally promising students who have financial need.

Eligibility:

Scholarship Applicants must meet the following criteria

  • Currently be in 7th grade
  • Reside and plan to attend high school in the U.S. or U.S. territory
  • Earn grades of all or mostly As with no Cs in core academic subjects during 6th and 7th grade (English/Language Arts, Math, Science, /History)
  • Have a family adjusted gross income of less than $95,000
  • Be willing to participate in multi-week residential summer programs, including two required Cooke scholar programs after 8th and 11th grades

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply you may check the given link:

http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/young-scholars/

Supporting Documents:

A potential candidate for a scholarship must submit:

  • Basic information– Address, phone, email, gender, date of birth, and primary language is spoken at home.
  • Academics– Grades for core classes in 6th and 7th grade, state standardized test scores, SAT or ACT scores (if taken).
  • Honors– Up to five honors or awards from 6th grade to present, including a short answer about why the listed award is important to the applicant.
  • Activities– Up to five activities in which the applicant spends a significant time outside of class.  These can include clubs, extracurricular activities, hobbies, academic groups, volunteer activities, or family responsibilities.
  • Short Answers– Questions about academic and personal experiences.
  • Long Essay– Applicants choose from one of several topics and submit a long-form response, intended to help the scholarship selection committee get to know the applicant better. This essay should reveal more about character, leadership abilities, interests, creativity, goals, and other traits that make the applicant a unique person.
  • Uploaded materials– Documents that need to be scanned and uploaded to the online application include:
  • Report Cards– All grades and marks from the beginning of 6th grade through the most recent grading period (semester, trimester, mid-term, six weeks, etc.).
  • Test Score Reports – The official score report from the applicant’s state standardized testing. If the applicant has taken the SAT or ACT through a regional talent center, they should also submit those score reports.

Award Description:

  • Identifying an appropriately rigorous high school.
  • Engaging in four-year planning and goal-setting.
  • Funding for academic and extracurricular opportunities, such as music and art lessons, supplemental academic classes, and technology.
  • Annual summer programs, including two required Young Scholar summer programs.
  • Year-round Young Scholar community programming.
  • Networking opportunities with a high-achieving peer community.
  • Special consideration for a Cooke College Scholarship for up to $40,000 per year.

Deadline:

The application for the 2018 Young Scholars Program opens on Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/young-scholars/

NCU Soar Scholarship

Award Amount: Scholarship Provides full-tuition

Number of Awards: Ten (10)

Deadline: January 29, 2018

Winner Announcement: February 23, 2018

Brief Description:

Many people start the New Year by evaluating their dreams and setting goals. Northcentral University invites applications for “NCU Soar Scholarship” for students to follow their dreams in pursuit of a higher degree. In order to apply for a scholarship, applicants must start a new master or doctoral degree program in the School of Business, Technology, Education, Social and Behavioral Sciences, or Health Sciences.

Host Institution:

Northcentral University is a virtual, for-profit university established in 1996. It is a Doctoral Research University with its corporate headquarters in San Diego, California. As a regionally accredited online university, Northcentral University has the privilege of serving students worldwide.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • Scholarship applicants must start a new master or doctoral degree program in the School of Business, Technology, Education, Social and Behavioral Sciences, or Health Sciences.
  • Scholarship applicants must submit an NCU Soar 2018 Scholarship essay, video or audio file by their course start date, which must be by January 29, 2018.
  • Scholarship applicants must meet all admissions requirements of Northcentral University.
  • Scholarship applicants, once enrolled, must not receive or be eligible to receive a total of 100% tuition reimbursement from any source(s) including but not limited to: corporate reimbursement, preferred tuition rate, other scholarships and/or private Scholarships with the exception of Veteran’s Administration GI benefits, Veteran’s Administration Vocational Rehabilitation Benefits, military tuition assistance and Title IV financial aid funding.
  • Scholarship applicant must not be a current NCU student.
  • Scholarship applicant must not have vested in a previous NCU program without graduating.
  • Students in bachelor’s or certificate programs are not eligible for the NCU Soar 2018 Scholarship.

Instructions for Applying:

All interested applicants must submit their essay by the given link:

https://www.ncu.edu/soar#gref

Supporting Documents:

  • If you are interested to apply for the scholarship you must write an essay between 500-700 words (maximum two pages, double-spaced). Your essay should discuss how you will use your degree to grow professionally and contribute to your community.
  • You must also submitted as a 2-3 minute video or audio file in one of the following formats: .MOV, .MPEG4, .MP4, .MP3, .WAV., .AVI, .MV4, or .WMV not to exceed 25MB.
  • Essay, video or audio file must be original work. Quotations or attributions must be cited.
  • Only one essay, video or audio file may be submitted by an applicant.

Award Description:

The scholarship will provide full-tuition for ten (10) students to follow their dreams and reach their higher education goals – all without paying tuition.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.ncu.edu/soar#gref

Contact Information:

Have any question regarding this scholarship you can fill request information form through the given link:

https://www.ncu.edu/scholarship-information

UNCF STEM Scholars Program

Award Amount: $12,500

Number of Awards: Five hundred (500)

Deadline: January 16, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is pleased to provide “The UNCF STEM Scholars Program” to African American students. The scholarship is available to highly capable young people to pursue undergraduate STEM majors and prepares them for successful careers in a variety of STEM professions. The program provides scholarship and academic support for a total of 500 talented African American high school students who aspire to earn STEM degrees and to pursue careers in STEM fields.

Host Institution:

UNCF, the United Negro College Fund, also known as the United Fund, is an American philanthropic organization that funds scholarships for black students and general scholarship funds for 37 private historically black colleges and universities.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below:

  • Be African American/Black
  • Be a citizen, legal permanent resident or national of the United States
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on an unweighted 4.0 scale and have pursued a rigorous course of study in high school
  • Have a demonstrated high level of academic performance in math and science, evidenced by a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) in math and science courses including pre-calculus
  • Have demonstrated financial and unmet need as measured by the student’s college or university
  • Be enrolled for the first time at a U.S.-located, accredited college or university (with the exception of students concurrently pursuing a high school diploma) in the fall as a full-time, degree-seeking, first-year student.

Instructions for Applying:

Firstly applicants must log in through the given link to apply for the scholarship:

Supporting Documents:

  • Submission of one (1) letter of recommendation submitted:
  • A high school STEM teacher
  • A STEM program sponsor (an individual who has engaged the student in a STEM program during the school year and/or summer, and who can provide insight into the student’s academic performance and potential for success in pursuing a STEM degree).
  • Completion of all Essays
  • Completion of the application form to include demographic information + Student record of leadership & community service record.

Award Description:

  • Up to $2,500 per academic year for freshmen and sophomores, $5,000 for juniors and seniors, and an additional
  • Up to $5,000 for students whose academic programs require a fifth year
  • Academic support and mentoring
  • Access to online academic support service and resource platform and other STEM-discipline support services.
  • Scholarships are renewable for five undergraduate years, contingent upon:
  1. Maintenance of a 2.5 (out of 4.0) grade-point average + Continued full-time enrollment to degree in an eligible STEM major
  2. A $5,000 stipend based on a STEM-related project/internship of the student’s interest

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.uncf.org/pages/stem-scholars-scholarship-overview

Jefferson Scholars Foundation Fellowship Program

Award Amount: $5,000 fund and other benefits

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Jefferson Scholars Foundation is offering a scholarship termed as “Jefferson Fellowship”. Any graduate student in an Arts & Sciences department who has advanced to doctoral candidacy during the current academic year, or who has a faculty-endorsed plan for achieving candidacy can apply. The mission of the foundation is to attract to the University the most promising leaders, scholars, and citizens in the world.

Host Institution:

The Jefferson Scholars Foundation provides a full scholarship program benefiting select undergraduate and graduate students at The University of Virginia and has been named as one of the two leading scholarship programs in the country

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • The strongest applicants will be those who have exhibited a capacity for the highest levels of scholastic achievement.
  • Applicants who are prepared to pursue ambitious dissertation projects that have the potential to transform their disciplines.
  • Successful applicants will also demonstrate a commitment to sharing their knowledge discovery with a broader audience through achievements in teaching and academic outreach.
  • Any graduate student in an Arts & Sciences department who has advanced to doctoral candidacy during the current academic year, or who has a faculty-endorsed plan for achieving candidacy prior to the Fellowship period.

Instructions for Applying:

The application must apply for the scholarship by the given link: https://jeffersonscholars.virginia.edu/Public/Fellowship?school=gsas

Award Description:

  • A stipend in the amount equivalent to the recipient’s standard living support from GSAS (for two years)
  • Research funds of $5,000
  • Exemption from all assistantship responsibilities (i.e., GTA or GRA), typically during years four and five of study
  • Health insurance

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.jeffersonscholars.org/fellowship

Science Degree Scholarships

Are you a student who is majoring in science degree? If yes and also searching for the scholarships in science degree, do not worry. Here we’ve compiled a list of the Science Degrees Scholarships for you. Whether you’re passionate about physics, chemistry, biology, Earth science, computer science, or any other related field, there are numerous science scholarships available to start applying your skills.

Our scholarship list is intended for the college sophomores and juniors, undergraduate or graduate, high school seniors, college or university students. These given scholarships provide award range from $2,000 to $80,000. So go ahead if you find yourself to be eligible, don’t waste any time. Apply today!

Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers

The AAPT Executive Board offers scholarships for future high school physics teachers. These scholarships, supported by an endowment funded by Barbara Lotze, are available only to U.S. citizens attending U.S. schools. Undergraduate students enrolled, or planning to enroll, in physics teacher preparation curricula and high school seniors entering such programs are eligible. Successful applicants receive a stipend of up to $2,000 and a complimentary AAPT Student Membership for one year. The scholarship may be granted to an individual for each of four years.

Provided By: AAPT Executive Board
Course: Degree course
Award: $2,000
Eligibility: Undergraduate students and high school seniors
Deadline: December 1 annually.
Apply Now: http://www.aapt.org/programs/grants/lotze.cfm

STEM Teacher Graduate Scholarships

The AFCEA Educational Foundation is offering competitive based scholarships of $2,500 up to $5,000 each to students actively pursuing a graduate degree or credential/licensure. To be eligible, students must be U.S. citizens. Graduate candidates must be attending an accredited U.S. college or university on-campus and majoring in secondary education for the purpose of teaching STEM (science, technology, engineering or math) subjects at a U.S. school in grades K-12. Graduate-level candidates must be currently taking at least two semester-equivalent classes at an accredited U.S. College or university at the time of application.

Provided By: AFCEA Educational Foundation
Course: Graduate degree or credential/licensure
Award: $2,500 up to $5,000each.
Eligibility: Graduate candidates
Deadline: April 27, 2018.
Apply Now: https://www.afcea.org/site/?q=foundation/scholarships/stem-teacher#AFCEA

Science Degrees Scholarships

The ACS-Hach Second Career Teacher Scholarship

The American Chemical Society (ACVS) is pleased to offer its ACS-Hach Second Career Teacher Scholarship. The program will be awarded to professionals in the chemistry field pursuing new careers as high school chemistry teachers. Winners will get scholarship stipends (up to $6,000 for full-time study or up to $3,000 for part-time study) towards the completion of a Master’s degree in education or secondary chemistry/science certification. The ACS will start accepting applications for 2018-2019 starting February 1, 2018.

Provided By: American Chemical Society
Course: Master’s degree
Award: $6,000 for full-time or $3,000 for part-time study
Eligibility: Professionals in the chemistry field
Deadline: Will begin February 1, 2018
Apply Now: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/hachsecondcareer.html

Marie Curie Scholarship

National Science Foundation, College of Saint Mary is pleased to offer “Marie Curie Scholarship”. In order to be applying applicants must apply and be accepted to College of Saint Mary by the Marie Curie application deadline. To eligible, the candidates must be majoring in the biology, chemistry or mathematics filed. Winners will get up to $80,000 scholarship award.

Provided By: National Science Foundation, College of Saint Mary
Course: Biology, chemistry or mathematics
Award: $80,000
Eligibility: Apply and be accepted to College of Saint Mary
Deadline: December 15, 2017.
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/college-of-saint-mary-marie-curie-scholarship/

Science Degrees Scholarships

The Goodnight Scholars Program

The North Carolina State University is now offering an amazing scholarship opportunity named as “The Goodnight Scholars Program” that available for STEM students. To eligible, the applicant must have Select a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) major or STEM education major. Applicants must be students who qualify as residents of North Carolina, as well as undocumented/DACA students to apply for the scholarship. The program will worth $ 19,500 award.

Provided By: North Carolina State University
Course: STEM courses
Award: $19,500
Eligibility: Have at least a 3.9 (un-weighted) GPA and/or 4.8 (weighted) GPA.
Deadline: January 15th, 2018.
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/north-carolina-state-university-goodnight-scholars-program/

The EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship Program

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is delighted to announce the Annual EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship Program to outstanding students who are studying at Minority Serving Institutions.  The Program provides scholarships for two years of undergraduate study to rising junior undergraduate students majoring in STEM fields that directly support NOAA’s mission.

Provided By: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Course: STEM fields courses
Award: $45,000
Eligibility: Junior undergraduate students
Deadline: January 31st, 2018.
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/eppmsi-undergraduate-scholarship-program/

Microsoft Tuition Scholarship Program

Microsoft is pleased to announce tuition scholarships to encourage students to pursue studies in Computer Science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) disciplines. You must be enrolled full time in a bachelor’s degree program at a four-year college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico at the time the application.

Provided By: Microsoft Inc.
Course: Computer Science and related STEM disciplines
Award: Partial tuition covered for one academic year
Eligibility: Must be enrolled full time in a bachelor’s degree program
Deadline: January 26, 2018.
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/microsoft-tuition-scholarship-program/

Science Degrees ScholarshipsThe Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) Scholarships

The Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) offers a range of different scholarship opportunities. The program is open to high school seniors who are planning to attend college next year or an undergraduate or graduate college student. SEG scholarships have been awarded to students all over the world. The scholarships range from $500 to $10,000 USD per academic year, and average awards are approximately $3,700. Funds provided may be applied to tuition, books, and fees.

Provided By: SEG and the SEG Foundation
Course: Degree courses
Award: Approximately $3,700
Eligibility: Undergraduate or graduate college student or high school senior
Deadline: November 1st, through March 1st.
Apply Now: http://seg.org/Scholarships

The Google Inc. Women Techmakers Scholars Program

Google is proud to honor Anita’s memory and support women in technology with the “Women Techmakers Scholars Program”. To eligible, applicant Identify as a female who is currently enrolled at an accredited university for the 2017-2018 academic year. Applicant must intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student in a Bachelor, Masters or Ph.D. program at a university in the United States or Canada. The scholarships will be award 10,000 for US students and $5,000 for students in Canada.

Provided By: Google Inc.
Course: Bachelor, Masters or Ph.D. program
Award: $10,000 for US students and $5,000 for Canadian students
Eligibility: Be studying computer science, computer engineering or a related technical field
Deadline: December 11th, 2017.
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/google-inc-women-techmakers-scholars-program/

The FU Noyce Teacher Scholarship

Fordham University announces a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded program that provides scholarships to students majoring, or with a degree, in science. To eligible, the candidates currently juniors in a science program at Fordham University or Are graduates from a degree-granting program in science or are science professionals eligible to enter the Graduate School of Education’s adolescent science education program. The winners will receive up to a full-tuition scholarship.

Provided By: Fordham University
Course: Science degree course
Award: Receive up to a full-tuition scholarship.
Eligibility: Must be United States citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens.
Deadline: Contact Dr. Craven (jcraven-at-fordham.edu) for the application deadlines.
Apply Now: https://www.fordham.edu/info/21089/scholarships/3633/science_education_scholarship

Science Degrees Scholarships

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North Carolina State University Goodnight Scholars Program

Award Amount: 19,500

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 15th, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

At North Carolina State University there is an amazing scholarship opportunity named as “The Goodnight Scholars Program” available for students. Applicants must be students who qualify as residents of North Carolina, as well as undocumented/DACA students to apply for the scholarship. The scholar’s program prepares North Carolina’s top STEM talent to become transformational leaders at NC State University, in North Carolina, and in the world.

Host Institution:

North Carolina State University (also referred to as NCSU, NC State or just State) is a public research university located in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. It is part of the University of North Carolina system and is a land, sea, and space grant institution.

Eligibility:

In order to apply for this program, applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Applicant must be students who qualify as residents of North Carolina, as well as undocumented/DACA students.
  • Be a North Carolina resident.
  • Select a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) major or STEM education major.
  • Demonstrate a history of exceptional academic performance. The dynamic type of student selected to apply typically achieves at least two of the three following criterion:
  1. Rank in the top 2% of his/her graduating class.
  2. The score above 1450 on the new SAT (CR+M) (equivalent to 1400 on the old SAT) and/or score above a 32 on the ACT.
  • Have at least a 3.9 (unweighted) GPA and/or 4.8 (weighted) GPA.

Instructions for Applying:

You can nominate yourself for this scholarship program by the given link: https://goodnight.ncsu.edu/apply/

Award Description:

The scholarship cover tuition and fees, housing, and meals up to $19,500 per academic year as outlined in the NC State cost of attendance for in-state undergraduate students

Detailed Information Link:

https://goodnight.ncsu.edu/

Loyola University Chicago ExCEL Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $5,000 plus 9 credits of tuition remission, valued at over $8,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: February 1 Annual

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Through support by the National Science Foundation, the Department of Computer Science has established an “ExCEL Scholarship Program”. This program will cultivate a community of scholars across all academic levels and a variety of computing-related degree programs. The scholarship recipients will focus on academic merit and career and leadership potential.

Host Institution:

Loyola University Chicago (often referred to as Loyola or LUC) is a private American Catholic Research University located in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1870 by the Jesuits, today Loyola is one of the largest Catholic universities in the nation and a major contributor to Chicago’s economic and cultural capital.

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Be citizens of the United States, nationals of the United States (as defined in section 101(a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act), aliens admitted as refugees under section 207 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, or aliens lawfully admitted to the United States for permanent residence.
  • Be enrolled full time in a degree program offered by the Department of Computer Science (including programs that are joint with other Arts and Sciences departments). Eligible degree programs are:
  • Bachelor of Science in Bioinformatics, Communications Networks, and Security, Computer Science, Computer Science and Mathematics, Computer Science and Physics, Information Technology, or Software Development (See Undergraduate Programs.)
  • Master of Science in Computer Science, Software Technology, or Information Technology (See Graduate Programs.)
  • Demonstrate financial need, defined for undergraduate students by the US Department of Education rules for need-based Federal financial aid, or, for graduate students, defined as financial eligibility for Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GANN).

Instructions for Applying:

Award Description:

  • Scholarship awards are in the amount of at least $5,000 per year (subject to financial need).
  • Graduate students will also receive 9 credits of tuition remission, valued at over $8,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://luc.edu/cs/financial/excelprogram/

Wartburg College Academically and Civically Engaged Scientists Scholarship

Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: February 15, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Wartburg College is inviting the applications for their Academically and Civically Engaged Scientists Scholarship Program.The scholarship program is open to a full-time Wartburg student majoring in Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Neuroscience, Physics or the K-12 teaching option of any of these fields. It also includes those students in a year-long program with activities ranging from mentoring to community service projects.

Host Institution:

Wartburg College is a four-year liberal arts college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America located in Waverly, Iowa. Wartburg West is in Denver, Colorado. As of 2012, the most popular programs of study at Wartburg were (in order): business, biology, elementary education, and speech communication/rhetoric.

Eligibility:

In order to participate in the scholarship, entrants must meet the following criteria:

  • The applicants must be US citizenship or permanent residency.
  • The applicants must be successful completion of at least one science or math class each year of high school (and each semester at Wartburg for current students).
  • The applicants must be 0 or 4.0 GPA in all previous math and science classes (in high school or college).
  • The applicants must be a full-time Wartburg student majoring in Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Neuroscience, Physics or the K-12 teaching.
  • The applicants must act subject and composite scores

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the applicants will provide an application essay on the topic, that is given below :

  • How is your chosen STEM field used to the benefit of the (local, regional, national, or global) community?
  • All applicants will apply for this program through the given link is: http://www.wartburg.edu/aces-application

Award Description:

The Wartburg College will provide an award up to $10,000 for each of the 5 years of the grant to high-achieving STEM students.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.wartburg.edu/aces/

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, contact directly toDr LeAnn Faidley, 319-352-8340, ACES Program PI, Dr. Christine DeVries, 319-352-8712, ACES Program co-PI, Dr. Mariah Birgen, 319-352-8565, ACES Program co-PI.

Google Inc. Women Techmakers Scholars Program

Award Amount: $10,000 for US students and $5,000 for Canadian students

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 11th, 2017 at 11:59 pm PT

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Google is proud to honor Anita’s memory and support women in technology with the “Women Techmakers Scholars Program”. Through the scholarship program – Google is furthering Dr. Anita Borg’s vision of creating gender equality in the field of computer science by encouraging women to excel in computing and technology and become active leaders and role models in the field.

Host Institution:

Google Inc. is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products. These include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, software, and hardware.

Eligibility:

All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • To apply applicant Identify as female.
  • Currently, be enrolled at an accredited university for the 2017-2018 academic year
  • Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student in a Bachelors, Masters or Ph.D. program at a university in the United States or Canada for the 2018-2019 academic year
  • Be studying computer science, computer engineering or a closely related technical field
  • Demonstrate a strong academic record
  • Exemplify leadership and demonstrate passion for increasing the involvement of women in computer science

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested to apply for the scholarship, you may check the given link: https://services.google.com/fb/forms/2018WTMSP-USCAN/

Supporting Documents:

Submit the following information as part of their package:

  • Responses to four essay questions
  • Current resume
  • Two letters of reference from a professor, instructor, adviser or supervisor

Award Description:

The scholarships will be award 10,000 for US students and $5,000 for students in Canada.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.womentechmakers.com/scholars

Contact Information:

Have any question, you can email to WTMScholars-at-google.com.

Lone Star College System T-STEM Scholarship

Award Amount:  $2,500

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Lone Star College System (LSCS) is proud to be announcing an exciting scholarship opportunity named as “T-STEM Scholarship”. If you are majoring in following Computer & Information Sciences, Engineering (A.S.), Biological Sciences (A.S.), Dental Hygiene (A.A.S.), Allied Health and Medical Assistant, Allied Health Diagnostic then you can apply for the scholarship. Scholarships may help you to achieve your education goals.

Host Institution:

Lone Star College System (LSCS) is a publicly funded, two-year, United States community college system serving the northern portions of the Greater Houston, Texas, area. With “more than 83,000 credit students each semester, and a total enrollment of 95,000 students,” Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, and the fastest-growing community college system in the United States.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below

First Year Eligibility

  • Transcript showing 3.0 GPA in Mathematics and Sciences courses from high school
  • LSC enrollment and self-declaration of a major in a T-STEM Instructional Program (See above)
  • If employed by a T-STEM business/industry partner, limited to working 15 hours per week.
  • Registration with Selective Service System or exemption (male students)

Second Year Eligibility

  • Documentation to show the enrollment
  • Transcript showing at least 3.0 GPA
  • Completion of at least 80 % of all semester credit hours attempted during each semester of the prior academic year
  • Completion of at least 30 semester credit hours during the first academic year
  • If employed by a T-STEM business/industry partner, limited to working 15 hours per week.
  • Registration with Selective Service System or exemption (male students)

Instructions for Applying:

Interested applicants must apply through the given link:

http://www.lonestar.edu/admissions-application.htm?header

Award Description:

The successful applicant will receive the sum of $2,500.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.lonestar.edu/t-stem.htm

Contact Information:

If you have any questions or assistance, please contact to:

Mr. Tranell Milburn at Tranell.Milburn-at-LoneStar.edu
Mr. Heather Lehr at Heather.L.Lehr-at-LoneStar.edu

AcademicWorks Inc STEM Associate Scholarship

Award Amount: $1500-$5000 per semester

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: November 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

AcademicWorks, Inc. would like to announce “STEM Associate Scholarship” to a number of low incomes, academically talented STEM students. Applicants must be registered for one of these four Programs to apply for the scholarship: LATS (non-allied health track), LATC, CISP, CISS. The AcademicWorks Platform serves as a catalyst to improve student access to scholarship funds.

Host Institution:

The AcademicWorks Platform serves as a catalyst to improve student access to scholarship funds. Enhance cross-functional visibility throughout the process, and revolutionize donor reporting. Over 525 clients use he AcademicWorks Scholarship Management and Donor Reporting to improve the compliance, utilization, and stewardship of scholarships funds while improving the experience for students, donors, and the community.

Eligibility:

To receive the Massasoit Student scholarship, a recipient must:

  • Must be registered for one of these four Programs: LATS (non-allied health track), LATC, CISP, CISS.
  • Must be Pell Eligible.
  • Minimum one semester at Massasoit with at least six credits completed.
  • Must have at least one course completed in your STEM discipline
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Agrees to register for at least 12 credits if awarded the scholarship (full-time status).
  • Has completed all Developmental coursework.

Instructions for Applying:

Interested applicants must sign in themselves through the given link:

https://massasoit.academicworks.com/users/sign_in

Award Description:

The award ranges of the scholarship is $1500-$5000 per semester depending on need

Detailed Information Link:

https://massasoit.academicworks.com/opportunities/1407

R&D Systems Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $1500

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: December 15,2017 11:59 pm MST

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

Techne Corporation, Bio-Techne R and D System parent company, is excited to announce its Scholarship Program. R&D Systems Scholarship is available for those students who are pursuing a degree in a science-related field.The aim of this scholarship is to help student for high-quality reagents, instruments, custom manufacturing, and testing services.

Host Institution:

On February 10, 2014, Techne Corporation, R&D Systems parent company, announced that it will be operating under the new trade name, Bio-Techne. The use of Bio-Techne will bring the company’s R&D Systems, BiosPacific, Tocris Biosciences, Boston Biochem and Bionostics products under one common brand name.

Eligibility:

To eligible, the candidates must meet all the following criteria:

  • Applicants must have a major declared in a science related field.
  • The program is available for worldwide.
  • The applicants must enroll or accepted for enrollment (baccalaureate, graduate, associate degree, or diploma) with a declared major in a science-related field

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application through the given link:

https://www.rndsystems.com/grants-scholarships/scholarship-application

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students should submit the following:

  • Submit a transcript of all college/post-secondary coursework (if high school student submits high school transcript).
  • Submit a written statement addressing the following topics:
  • Submit a 140 character statement/tweet on your favorite invention
  • Write a personal statement of 500 words or less on how you plan to use your degree to further advance science in your field of interest.

Submitting Details:

The candidates will submit your application and written statement to scholarship-at-novusbio.com.

Award Description:

Techne Corporation, R&D Systems parent company,  will provide up to a $1500 for twice a year to one student in the fall semester and one student in the spring semester.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.rndsystems.com/grants-scholarships/scholarship-application

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, call them at +2347037293057, +2348125835476 or can be directed email to admin-at-study-domain.com.

EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Award Amount: $45,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: January 31st, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is delighted to announce the Annual EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship Program to outstanding students who are studying at Minority Serving Institutions. To eligible, the student must be currently enrolled as a full-time 2nd-year student in a four-year academic program or transferring from a two-year to a four-year institution or a 3rd-year student in a five-year program. The EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship Program provides scholarships for two years of undergraduate study to rising junior undergraduate students majoring in STEM fields that directly support NOAA’s mission.

Host Institution:

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is an American scientific agency within the United States Department of Commerce that focuses on the conditions of the oceans and the atmosphere. NOAA was established (was formed on October 3, 1970) within the Department of Commerce via the Reorganization Plan No. 4 of 1970.

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens.
  • Must be currently enrolled as a full-time 2nd-year student in a four-year academic program or transferring from a two-year to a four-year institution or a 3rd-year student in a five-year program.
  • Studying a discipline related to NOAA’s programs and mission at an accredited minority-serving institution (college or university within the United States or U.S. territories).
  • Must earn and maintain a minimum 2-grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
  • Students who are attending Minority Serving Institutions as defined by the US Department of Education (Hispanic Serving Institutions, Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Tribal Colleges and Universities, Alaskan-Native Serving Institutions, and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions) are eligible to apply for the program.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply for an EPP/MSI USP Scholarship, the applicant can submit an application by creating a login account through the given link: https://oedwebapps.iso.noaa.gov/uspa/

Award Description:

  • Students receive awards valued at up to $45,000 in total support (including travel and conference participation) during their junior and senior years.
  • Students complete an 11 week paid summer internship and training at NOAA in Silver Spring, MD, between May and July of the first summer. During the second summer, students complete a 10 week paid internships at NOAA facilities across the country. Students are paid a stipend and receive a housing allowance during summer internships.
  • Student scholarship recipients attend a two-week orientation at NOAA in Silver Spring, MD, and begin their first summer internship in early June.
  • At the end of both summer internships, students present the results of their projects at an Education and Science Symposium in Silver Spring, MD (travel expenses paid).

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.noaa.gov/office-education/epp-msi/undergraduate-scholarship

Contact Information:

If you have questions, contact: EPP.USP-at-noaa.gov

What Can You Do With A Chemistry Degree?

A Chemistry Degree

Chemistry is a highly practical degree, with significant teaching time spent in the lab perfecting techniques and performing experiments. With a degree in chemistry, you will most likely find yourself spending plenty of time testing and analyzing processes and products and theories with advanced technology in labs on a regular basis to improve everyday living throughout the world.

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry prepares students for careers as professional chemists and serves as a foundation for careers in other fields such as biology and medicine.

How to Get a Chemistry Degree?

Many higher education facilities offer chemistry programs that cover exactly what you’re looking for. There most famous institute are available that offer highly rated chemistry programs with educators dedicated to providing their students with the knowledge and experience necessary to succeed in whatever career paths they choose.

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) stands at the top of the list of best schools with chemistry programs.
  • University of Wisconsin–Madison- its chemistry program is one of the best in the country.
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (GT) – ranks in at number 6 on the U.S. News list of top schools with chemistry programs.

 

What Are Some Careers in Chemistry?

There are plenty of career paths you can explore with which you can apply what you learned in this type of physical science. Jobs in the chemistry field can be found all over the world, and below you will find a short list of career option with a chemistry degree.

  • Chemist- Chemists can make around $50,000 or more annually, depending on education and experience levels.
  • Crime Lab Technician/ Career in Research- Crime lab technicians are capable of earning a starting salary of $36,000 with the potential of earning over $80,000 once they have developed years of experience.
  • Entry Level Fine Arts Restorer- People who are in the business of restoring artwork do not have a set salary, as their income depends on not only the quality of the work they perform but the frequency in which they receive commissions. They can make under $24,000 or over $50,000 annually and often work independently or for museums and universities.
  • Clinical Toxicologist – Clinical toxicologists can earn anywhere from $46,000 to $100,000 a year.
  • Pharmacologist – Pharmacologists can earn anywhere from $41,000 to over $140,000 a year.
  • Food Chemist – Food chemists can earn an average of $64,000 annually.
  • Teaching – A chemistry degree opens doors to teaching college, high school, middle school, and elementary school. You’ll need a master or doctoral degree to teach college.

Jobs Where Your Degree Would Be Useful Include

  • Chartered certified accountant
  • Environmental consultant
  • Higher education lecturer
  • Nuclear engineer
  • Patent attorney
  • Science writer
  • Secondary school teacher

Types of Undergraduate Chemistry Degrees

The degree you earn depends on the school you attend. Many schools offer degrees in chemistry, biochemistry and chemical engineering. However, some schools may also offer degree programs in environmental chemistry or forensic chemistry.

What Can You Do With A Chemistry Degree?

Chemistry Common Courses What Will You Learn?

 

General Chemistry Molecular structure, bonding, chemical reactions, periodic trends, chemical equilibrium, acids, and bases, thermodynamics
Organic Chemistry Structure, bonding, and reactions involving organic compounds, organic mechanisms, organic synthesis, spectroscopy
Physical Chemistry States of matter, thermodynamics, phase diagrams and phase equilibria, electrochemistry, chemical kinetics, quantum mechanics
Analytical Chemistry Making accurate and precise measurements, scientific statistics, laboratory instrument operation, quantitative analysis
Inorganic Chemistry Structure and bonding of inorganic compounds, coordination compounds, organometallics, group theory, spectroscopy, molecular orbital theory
Biochemistry Chemistry of: amino acids, proteins, polymers, enzymes, nucleic acids, lipids, cholesterol, metabolic pathways, phosphorylation

Fields in Chemistry

Studying chemistry opens doors to a range of sectors and opportunities, meaning your future career doesn’t have to be in a lab. You can work chemistry into any industrial, educational, scientific, or governmental field. The below-given list isn’t complete, but there you can find few individual fields of study to make a career with chemistry degree:

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical Information Specialist
  • Chemical Sales
  • Chemical Technology
  • Chemist
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Food Chemistry
  • Geochemistry
  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • Physical chemistry
  • Perfume Chemistry
  • Teaching
  • Textile Industry

Assistantships, Scholarships, and Free Online Courses for Chemistry Degree

If you are enrolled or going to enroll in the chemistry major program, then this list might be helpful for you. Here you can find scholarships and free online courses for your study. So don’t waste your time and search for a Chemistry scholarship and courses below given list. Good Luck!!

What Can You Do With A Chemistry Degree?

Worcester State University Undergraduate Research Assistant

At Worcester State University an Undergraduate Research Assistant posts available. Students who have enrolled WSU Chemistry or Biotechnology programs can apply for this job.  Under the supervision of Dr. Xu, carry out the reactions and modify the conditions, perform the synthesis and structure analyses of drug-like molecules, clean, and organize them.

Provided By: Worcester State University
Salary: Rate of pay is $11.00 – $12.00
Eligibility: Students who have enrolled WSU Chemistry or Biotechnology programs
Deadline: Ongoing
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/worcester-state-university-undergraduate-research-assistant/

Colorado College Assistant or Associate Professor of Geology

Colorado College is seeking applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of experienced Assistant or Associate Professor. They seek a dynamic scientist with expertise in a subfield(s) of geology that complements but does not overlap those of current faculty members in the department.

Provided By: Colorado College
Salary: Not Known
Eligibility: Applicants must have an educational and/or research program
Deadline: November 15, 2017
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/colorado-college-assistant-or-associate-professor-of-geology/

The AugSTEM Program

The AugSTEM Program is designed to support Augsburg juniors and seniors who wish to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. To eligible, the applicants must be enrolled full-time in a STEM major (biology, biopsychology, chemistry, computer science, environmental studies, mathematics, or physics). Funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF DUE-1565060), AugSTEM Scholars receive scholarships of $5,000, $7,500 and $10,000 per student per year.  Scholars also become a part of the STEM community at Augsburg with opportunities for summer research, faculty mentoring, and career development.

Provided By: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Course: Degree course
Award: $22,500
Eligibility: Major GPA of 3.0 or higher
Deadline: Will be posted on late Fall 2017.
Apply Now: http://www.augsburg.edu/stem/augstem/

What Can You Do With A Chemistry Degree?

The Grote Chemistry Scholarship for Incoming Freshmen

The Department of Chemistry and Physics at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga sponsors Grote Chemistry Scholarships for incoming chemistry majors. Awards of $12,000 ($3,000 per year for four years) are presented to as many as three entering freshmen majoring in Chemistry.

Provided By: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Courses: Chemistry majors
Award: $12,000
Eligibility: Freshmen majoring in Chemistry
Deadline: February 15, 2018.
Apply Now: https://www.utc.edu/chemistry-physics/scholarships/chemistry-scholarships/scholarships-grote.php

Rubber Division Undergraduate Scholarship Program

The Rubber Division of the American Chemical Society is offering two Undergraduate Scholarships and one Russell Mazzeo Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship. Applicants for these scholarships may have a major area study in chemistry, physics, chemical or mechanical engineering, polymer science or any other technical discipline relevant to the rubber industry. An annual stipend of five thousand dollars ($5,000) will be given to the winning candidates.

Provided By: Rubber Division of the American Chemical Society
Courses: Multiple courses
Award: $5,000
Eligibility: Incoming college juniors and seniors
Deadline: March 1 of each year.
Apply Now: https://www.rubber.org/student-scholarships

Free Online Course on Chemistry of Life

The Kyoto University is proud to announce free online course named as “The Chemistry of Life”. Through the course, you will learn how to generate ideas at the interface between chemistry and biology. Chemistry and biology are traditionally taught as separate subjects at the high school level, where students memorize fundamental scientific principles that are universally accepted. The Self-Paced course can be started anytime.

Provided By: Kyoto University
Subject: Biology & Life Sciences
Duration: 13 weeks
Requirement: Knowledge of basic junior high school science
Start Date: Anytime.
Apply Now: https://www.freeeducator.com/free-online-course-chemistry-life/

What Can You Do With A Chemistry Degree?

Free Online Course on Understanding Biochemistry

The University of East Anglia University and the Biochemical Society introduce you a free online course named as “Biochemistry: the Molecules of Life”. You will learn how to explore the impact of biochemistry on bioenergy and health, discovering why graduates are in demand, with the Biochemical Society. This free online biochemistry course will outline the background and history of the field and its contemporary significance in the life sciences.

Provided By: University of East Anglia & Biochemical Society
Subject: Science
Duration: 3 weeks
Requirement: Anyone
Start Date: November 27, 2017.
Apply Now: https://www.freeeducator.com/free-online-course-on-understanding-biochemistry/

Free Online Course on Big Data, Genes, and Medicine

The State University of New York is glad to announce you a free online course name as “Big Data, Genes, and Medicine”. In this course, you will learn exciting facts about the human body biology and chemistry, genetics, and medicine that will be intertwined with the science of Big Data and skills to harness the avalanche of data openly available at your fingertips and which we are just starting to make sense of.

Provided By: State University of New York
Subject: Life Science
Duration: 6 weeks of study
Requirement: Anyone
Start Date: October 9, 2017.
Apply Now: https://www.freeeducator.com/free-online-course-on-big-data-genes-and-medicine/

Free Online Course on Introduction to Solid State Chemistry

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is glad to announce you a free online course entitled as “Introduction to Solid State Chemistry”. This course will cover the relationship between electronic structure, chemical bonding, and atomic order, and characterization of atomic arrangements in crystalline and amorphous solids: metals, ceramics, semiconductors, and polymers (including proteins). There will be topical coverage of organic chemistry, solution chemistry, acid-base equilibria, electrochemistry, biochemistry, chemical kinetics, diffusion, and phase diagrams.

Provided By: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Subject: Chemistry
Duration: 15 weeks
Requirement: Anyone
Start Date: Ongoing
Apply Now: https://www.freeeducator.com/free-online-course-on-introduction-to-solid-state-chemistry/

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Vanderbilt University Academic Pathways Postdoctoral Fellowship

Award Amount: $60,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: November 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Vanderbilt University is pleased to announce its Academic Pathways Postdoctoral Fellowship. The program is open to all programs of study within the College of Arts & Science, Owen Graduate School of Management, Peabody College of Education and Human Development, School of Divinity, School of Engineering, School of Law, and School of Medicine. International students are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

Host Institution:

Founded in 1873, Vanderbilt University is a private research university located in Nashville, Tennessee. it was provided by the school with its initial $1 million endowments despite having never been to the South. Vanderbilt hoped that his gift and the greater work of the university would help to heal the sectional wounds inflicted by the Civil War.

Eligibility:

The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the Fellowship :

  • This application is open to individuals with a doctorate degree (Ph.D., Ed.D., etc.) and/or a law degree (J.D.) who have received their degree within the last 3 years.
  • Academic Pathways welcomes proposals from all eligible individuals; no person shall be excluded from participation on grounds of race, color, age, sex, national origin or disability.
  • Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to research and career goals that are consistent with the following school’s research foci and faculty expertise and must have strong professional aspirations for faculty positions within the academy. The following Vanderbilt colleges and schools are participants in the program:
  1. College of Arts & Science
  2. Owen Graduate School of Management
  3. Peabody College of Education and Human Development
  4. School of Engineering
  5. School of Law
  6. School of Medicine
  • International applicants must hold an advanced degree that is equivalent to the degrees outlined above from an institution in the United States.

Instructions for Applying:

Each of the following components is required in order to be considered a complete application.

Submitting Details:

Your materials can send by email at:schyler.b.turrin-at-vanderbilt.edu.

Award Description:

Academic Pathways Fellows will receive an annual stipend of $60,000 for two to three years (depending on academic discipline) along with benefits, travel funding, and a research allowance.

Detailed Information Link:

https://gradschool.vanderbilt.edu/postdoctoral/academic-pathways/index.php

Physics Degree Career & Jobs Options

A physics degree is a great starting point for a career in scientific research, as well as in a range of careers in the business, finance, IT and engineering sectors. The field of physics trains students to take a logical, problem-solving approach in whatever situations they might find themselves.

Physics students explore concepts and methods of science that can be applied in many different professional areas and research topics. Physics majors will continue to be in strong demand in industry, especially in the areas of information technology and semiconductor technology.

What Can You Do With a College Degree in Physics?

Anyone planning to study physics in college should prepare at the high school level with a curriculum that is heavy in algebra classes, with some calculus and trigonometry where possible. Math skills are essential, but science classes are an important part of preparing, too. A wide range of industries seeks physics graduates: telecommunications, industrial physics, hospital physics, electronics, computing, quality control testing, banking, insurance, teaching, management, technical sales and the armed forces, for starters. Students who become physicists tend to specialize in one or more areas of physics, such as:

  • Nuclear physics
  • Geophysics
  • Atomic, molecular and optical physics
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Space physics
  • Physics Education
  • Engineering Physics
  • Computer Science

A student with an interest in physics and communications might consider telecommunications, television, image analysis, video recording, photography, laser technology, journalism, scientific writing, and publishing. Other non-technical careers in which physics majors have found success are law, business administration, sports, marketing and business management.

Physics Degree Career & Jobs Options

Physics Degree Skills

Studying physics can help you to develop a range of skills that can be applied in many areas, both scientific and non-technical. These skills include:

  • Problem-solving – with a pragmatic and analytical approach
  • Reasoning – constructing logical arguments, applying analytical skills and grasping complex problems
  • Numeracy – skills in using mathematics to find solutions to scientific problems, Mathematical Modeling, and interpreting and presenting information graphically
  • Practical skills – planning, executing and reporting experiments, using technical equipment and paying attention to detail
  • Communication – conveying complex ideas and using technical language correctly
  • Information and communication technology (ICT) – including specialist software packages and some programming.

Further Study

These all the most popular physics-related courses at postgraduate level include:

  • Astrophysics
  • Quantum Physics
  • Particle Physics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Thermodynamics

Job Options

Jobs directly related to your degree include:

  • Geophysicist/field seismologist
  • Higher education lecturer
  • Metallurgist
  • Nanotechnologist
  • Radiation protection practitioner
  • Research scientist (physical sciences)
  • Secondary school teacher

Jobs Where Your Degree Would Be Useful Include

  • Investment analyst
  • Meteorologist
  • Nuclear engineer
  • Operational researcher
  • Patent attorney
  • PPC specialist
  • Systems developer

Physics Degree Career & Jobs Options

Scholarships and Courses for Physics Degree

AFCEA War Veterans Scholarships

The AFCEA Educational Foundation is dedicated to providing academic support to U.S. military personnel. The program is open to U.S. citizens who are currently enrolled and attending classes in an Undergraduate program part time or full time in an eligible STEM major degree program at a four-year accredited college or university in the United States as a sophomores or juniors at the time of application.

Provided By: AFCEA Educational Foundation
Course: STEM major degree
Award: $2,500
Eligibility: Undergraduate students
Deadline: November 15, 2017.
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/afcea-war-veterans-scholarships/

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is pleased to offer the fellowship named as “NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)”. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing research-based masters and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) or STEM education. Fellows will receive a three-year annual stipend of $34,000 along with a $12,000 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees.

Provided By: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Course: Masters and doctoral degrees
Award: $34,000 along with a $12,000
Eligibility: Graduate students
Deadline: October 23, 2017.
Apply Now: http://usascholarships.com/nsf-graduate-research-fellowship-program-grfp/

The AugSTEM Program

The AugSTEM Program is designed to support Augsburg juniors and seniors who wish to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. To eligible, the applicants must be enrolled full-time in a STEM major (biology, biopsychology, chemistry, computer science, environmental studies, mathematics, or physics). Funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF DUE-1565060), AugSTEM Scholars receive scholarships of $5,000, $7,500 and $10,000 per student per year.  Scholars also become a part of the STEM community at Augsburg with opportunities for summer research, faculty mentoring, and career development.

Provided By: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Course: Degree course
Award: $22,500
Eligibility: Major GPA of 3.0 or higher
Deadline: Will be posted on late Fall 2017.
Apply Now: http://www.augsburg.edu/stem/augstem/

Physics Degree Career & Jobs Options

The Dr. Nelson Ying Science Competition

The Orlando Science Center supported by United Arts of Central Florida has offering Dr. Nelson Ying Science Competition that encourages students to help humanity through scientific research. The competition is open to high school student or home school equivalent who resides in Central Florida. To eligible, the applicant must have a project in one of the Physical Science Categories: Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth and Space Sciences, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, and Physics. The Orlando Science Center will provide “Ying Prize” of $5,000 to the top student, $1,000 to their teacher and $1,000 to their principal.

Provided By: Orlando Science Center
Course:
Award: $7,000
Eligibility: High school student or home school equivalent
Deadline: March 21, 2018.
Apply Now: http://www.osc.org/education/science-competitions/dr-ying-competition/

The NSHSS Foundation STEM Scholarship

The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) Foundation is pleased to announce the “STEM scholarships” for underrepresented groups in order to help reduce financial barriers for those with academic and leadership potential and the desire to pursue STEM careers. High school seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and demonstrated a desire to major in any area of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics are eligible. The STEM Scholarship Program worth $1,000 college scholarship to the winners.

Provided By: National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) Foundation
Course: Degree courses
Award: $1,000
Eligibility: High school seniors (for underrepresented groups)
Deadline: Annual.
Apply Now: http://nshssfoundation.org/scholarships/stem-scholarships/

Free Online Course on Atomic and Optical Physics

Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers you a free online course named as “Atomic and Optical Physics: Light Forces and Laser Cooling”. You will gain the knowledge about light forces, laser cooling and how to create optical atom traps. In this physics course, you will study about the spontaneous and stimulated light force and friction force in molasses and optical standing waves. The course will discuss the techniques of magneto-optical traps and sub-Doppler and sub-recoil cooling.

Provided By: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Subject: Physics
Duration: 4 weeks
Requirement: Anyone
Start Date: Future Dates To Be Announced
Apply Now: https://www.freeeducator.com/free-online-course-on-atomic-and-optical-physics/

Free Online Course on Mechanics: Rotational Dynamics

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is glad to announce you a free online course entitled as Mechanics: Rotational Dynamics. Learn about rotational dynamics, rigid bodies and moment of inertia in this calculus-based physics course. This course is the third of a series of modules that cover calculus-based mechanics. You will explore rotational motion and learn about the concepts of torque and angular momentum.

Provided By: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Subject: Physics
Duration: 6 weeks
Requirement: High school physics
Start Date: January 3, 2018.
Apply Now: https://www.freeeducator.com/free-online-course-on-mechanics-rotational-dynamics/

Free Online Course on Tinkering Fundamentals: Circuits by Exploratorium

The Exploratorium is a public learning laboratory offers you a free online course named as Tinkering Fundamentals: Circuits. The Tinkering Fundamentals course will offer educators and enthusiasts an opportunity to develop a practice of tinkering and making. They’ll focus on three important aspects: activity design around specific materials, facilitation strategies, and environmental organization.

Provided By: Exploratorium
Subject: Physics
Duration: 6 weeks
Requirement: Anyone
Start Date: October 2.
Apply Now: https://www.freeeducator.com/free-online-course-on-tinkering-fundamentals-circuits-by-exploratorium/

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Norwegian University of Science and Technology Ranking & Courses

The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is involved in wind energy research since more than 25 years and offers an international M.Sc. program in marine technology since 1992. It is a public university that was established in 1760. NTNU has the main responsibility for higher education in technology in Norway, and it is the country’s premier institution for the education of engineers.

NTNU is today a comprehensive public university offering graduate and professional studies in arts and humanities, social sciences, medicine, architecture, science, and technology. From 2014 NTNU will focus four cross-disciplinary strategic areas: Energy; Ocean science and technology; Health, welfare, and technology; Sustainable societal development. It is a unique university for students.

History:

As of January 1, 2016, NTNU merged with the University College in Sør-Trøndelag, the University College in Gjøvik and the University College in Ålesund. The decision regarding the new faculty/departmental structure will be made in the spring of 2016.

Vision:

The vision of university is “Knowledge for a better world”, high academic quality and societal relevance for the better future for students.

Academic:

Around 39,000 students are enrolled at the university, half of which study natural sciences or technology courses. Just less than 10 percent of the student population is international, and the university has exchange agreements with 60 different universities around the world. More than 30 master’s programs are taught in English. The university library is made up of 17 branches containing 2 million volumes and hundreds of thousands of electronic books and journals.

Ranking:

  • According to Times Higher Education World University Rankings published in March 2017, NTNU is ranked 1st in the world ranking of universities with the biggest corporate links, due to its research collaboration with SINTEF.
  • NTNU was ranked 216th in the world in May 2017 in the CWTS Leiden Ranking, that is based on bibliometric indicators.
  • NTNU was ranked 59th in Europe and 190th in the World in January 2017 in the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities.

Studying at NTNU

Norwegian University of Science and Technology has around 39,000 students with 5000 faculties for better education for students.

  • Masters Degree
  • PhD Degree

Norwegian University of Science and Technology: Subjects

  • Arts & Humanities
  • Engineering & technology
  • Computer Science
  • Social sciences
  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health
  • Business & Economics
  • Life sciences
  • Physical Science
  • Psychology

University Services:

  • Student Services
  • Housing Services
  • Library Services
  • Medical Services
  • Sports
  • Financial Aids

Contact Information:

  • Address: Høgskoleringen 1, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
  • Phone: +47 73 59 50 00
  • Website: https://www.ntnu.edu/

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University of Alabama Ecohydrology Assistant Professor Position

Title: Assistant Professor

Salary Range:  Not Known

Consideration Date: Ongoing

Brief Description:

Ecohydrology- the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Alabam is seeking to fill an Assistant Professor position in the field of ecohydrology. The successful candidate is expected to develop an extramurally funded research program and must be committed to excellence in teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students. For the Ecohydrology position, the successful applicant will establish an extramurally funded and internationally recognized research program centered on the interactions and feedbacks between ecological and hydrological processes through any component of the water cycle.

Hosted By:

The University of Alabama is a public research university located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, and the flagship of the University of Alabama System. Founded in 1820, UA is the oldest and largest of the public universities in Alabama. Founded in 1820, UA is the oldest and largest of the public universities in Alabama. UA offers programs of study in 13 academic divisions leading to bachelor’s, master’s, Education Specialist, and doctoral degrees.

Eligibility:

For the job position applicants must:

  • Candidates for all positions must have a Ph.D. in the Biological Sciences or a related field and postdoctoral (or equivalent job) experience.
  • Evidence of significant intellectual contributions to their respective fields and a demonstrated commitment to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels are also required.
  • The successful applicants will also be expected to establish extramurally funded and relevant research programs.

How to Apply:

Application must be completed by the given link:

https://facultyjobs.ua.edu/login

Supporting Documents:

As part of your application, you must upload the following documents:

  • Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover Letter
  • Research/Scholarship/Creative Activities Statement
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Other Document 1

More Information:

https://facultyjobs.ua.edu/postings/41629

Student Conservation Association Botany Intern Program

Title: Botany Intern

Salary Range: Not Known

Consideration Date: February 12, 2018, to June 3, 2018

Brief Description:

The Student Conservation Association (SCA) is seeking applications for Botany Intern. Your responsibilities will include: Helping in the Park nursery, propagating and transplanting native plants for restoration, controlling alien plant invasions using mechanical and chemical means and hiking and camping in remote backcountry locations Monday through Friday.  Other duties may include monitoring native species. This position requires that applicants be physically fit and able to work in sometimes challenging outdoor conditions. It is an opportunity to learn the native flora of Hawaii and to learn what conservation activities are taking place there.

Hosted By:

The Student Conservation Association (SCA) is a non-profit group in the United States whose mission is to build the next generation of conservation leaders and inspire lifelong stewardship of the environment and communities by engaging young people in hands-on service to the land through service opportunities, outdoor skills, and leadership training.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Biology: some coursework or experience
  • Earth Sciences: some coursework or experience
  • Ecology & Restoration: some coursework or experience
  • Resource Management: some coursework or experience
  • Backpacking: some experience
  • Field Research: some experience
  • GPS: some experience
  • Working with Animals: some experience
  • Plant Identification: competent without supervision

How to Apply:

Applicants must be applying for an internship by the given link:

http://thesca.force.com/members/newregistration?pid=a0sf300000r2mveAAA

Financial Assistantship:

The internship program provides Housing or Stipend.

More Information:

https://www.thesca.org/serve/position/botany-intern/po-00724344

National Space Club and Foundation Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount:  $10,000.00

Number of Awards:  Not Known

Deadline:  December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

If you plan to pursue studies in science or engineering then you have an amazing chance to apply for “The Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial Scholarship”. The scholarship is open to those applicants who are in at least the junior year of an accredited university. The Scholarship’s purpose is to stimulate the interest of talented students in the opportunity to advance scientific knowledge through space research and exploration.

Host Institution:

The National Space Club and Foundation is a non-profit organization devoted to fostering excellence in space activity through interaction between industry and government, and through a continuing program of educational support.

Eligibility:

In order to participate in the scholarship contest, entrants must meet the following criteria:

  • The applicant must be a U.S. citizen.
  • The applicant must be in at least the junior year of an accredited university.
  • The applicant must have the intention of pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies in science or engineering during the interval of the scholarship.

Instructions for Applying:

You can download the application form of the scholarship by the given link:http://www.spaceclub.org/forms/app/scholarship_application.pdf

Supporting Documents:

As part of your application, you must upload the following documents:

  • Official transcript of college record
  • At least two (2) letters of recommendation from faculty
  • Statement of Intent ‐ Provide your academic plans that would lead to future participation in some phase of the aerospace sciences and technology, 500 words minimum, no longer than two (2) pages
  • Past research, leadership, and participation in space‐related science and engineering

Submitting Details:

The application must be addressed to the given address below:

National Space Club And Foundation, Attention Scholarship Foundation

204 E Street Ne, Washington, Dc

Award Description:

The scholarship, in the amount of $10,000.00, is awarded to the winning applicants in at least the junior year of an accredited college or university.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.spaceclub.org/education/goddard.html

Contact Information:

For more information, you can contact the Space Club at 202-547-0060 or email info-at-spaceclub.org.