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

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

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/

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships

Award Amount: $30,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is pleased to announce a fellowship program named as “The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship”. The fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—into teaching in high-need secondary schools in Georgia and New Jersey. The Fellowship is designed to works to change the way top teachers are prepared, partnering with colleges and universities that have agreed to provide Fellows with innovative, year-long classroom experiences, rigorous academic work, and ongoing mentoring.

Host Institution:

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is a private non-profit operating foundation based in Princeton, New Jersey. It administers programs that support leadership development and builds organizational capacity in education. Its current signature program is the Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship. It also continues to support a range of other programs.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Have majored in and/or have 30 or more college-level credits in a STEM field (science, technology, engineering, or math);
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the program and its goals;
  • Have U.S. citizenship or permanent residency;
  • Have attained, or expect to attain by June 30, 2018, a bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. college or university or its international equivalent (Note: Undergraduate degrees earned outside the U.S. are accepted if an approved credential evaluator declares the degree equivalent to an earned U.S. bachelor’s degree.);
  • Cumulative undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale is preferred (Note: Candidates who can demonstrate excellence through other avenues will also be considered. All applications are considered in their entirety and selection is based on merit.)

Instructions for Applying:

Interested applicants can go through the given link to apply for the fellowship program:

https://woodrow.elluciancrmrecruit.com/admissions/pages/welcome.aspx

Award Description:

The fellowship provides a stipend of $30,000 to complete a specially designed, cutting-edge master’s degree program, in exchange for a commitment to teaching for three years in high-need secondary urban or rural schools.

Detailed Information Link:

https://woodrow.org/fellowships/ww-teaching-fellowships/

Contact Information:

If you have any question you can contact to Woodrow Wilson foundation or by calling 609-452-7007 ext. 141.

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

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

California Institute of Technology Acceptance Rate

The California Institute of Technology is a private doctorate-granting university located in Pasadena, California, United States. California Institute of Technology is a private institution that was founded in 1891. Caltech, which focuses on science and engineering, is located in Pasadena, California, approximately 11 miles northeast of Los Angeles. Social and academic life at Caltech centers on the eight student houses, which the school describes as “self-governing living groups.”

Mission Statement

“The mission of the California Institute of Technology is to expand human knowledge and benefit society through research integrated with education. They investigate the most challenging, fundamental problems in science and technology in a singularly collegial, interdisciplinary atmosphere while educating outstanding students to become creative members of society.”

California Institute of Technology Acceptance Rate

California Institute of Technology Acceptance Rate is 8% in 2016.

California Institute of Technology’s Ranking 

  • California Institute of Technology’s ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is 10 in National Universities.
  • Its tuition and fees are $49,908 (2017-18).
  • Caltech, which focuses on science and engineering, is located in Pasadena, California, approximately 11 miles northeast of Los Angeles.

Academics

The student-faculty ratio at California Institute of Technology is 3:1, and the school has 67.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at California Institute of Technology include Engineering, Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Physical Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics, and Biological and Biomedical Sciences.

Campus Services

  • California Institute of Technology offers a number of student services, including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance.
  • California Institute of Technology also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc).

Student Life

  • California Institute of Technology has a total undergraduate enrollment of 979, with a gender distribution of 59 percent male students and 41 percent female students.
  • At this school, 86 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated or -affiliated housing and 14 percent of students live off campus.

Cost & Financial Aid

At California Institute of Technology, 51 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid, and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $41,901.

California Institute of Technology’s Departments

  • Aerospace (GALCIT)
  • Andrew and Peggy Cherng Department of Medical Engineering.
  • Applied Physics & Materials Science.
  • Computing & Mathematical Sciences.
  • Electrical Engineering.
  • Environmental Science & Engineering.
  • Mechanical & Civil Engineering.

California Institute of Technology Acceptance Rate

Contact Information

  • Address: 1200 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
  • Phone: +1 626-395-6811
  • Website: http://www.caltech.edu/

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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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Bradley University FIRST Scholarship

Award Amount: $2,500

Number of Awards: 4

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

In support of the mission of FIRST, the Bradley University is pleased to announce the four renewable scholarships. These scholarships are available to high school seniors who have participated for at least one full season in a FIRST Robotics Competition or FIRST Tech Challenge in either their junior or senior years. In order to apply, the applicants must enroll at Bradley as full-time, first-time freshmen majoring in a program of study within the College of Engineering & Technology.

Host Institution:

Bradley University is a private, mid-sized university in Peoria, Illinois. The Bradley Polytechnic Institute was founded by philanthropist Lydia Moss Bradley in 1897 in memory of her husband Tobias and their six children, all of whom died early and suddenly, leaving Bradley a childless widow. The university currently enrolls 5,400 students who are pursuing degrees in more than 100 undergraduate programs and more than 30 graduate programs in five colleges.

Eligibility:

  • High school seniors who have participated for at least one full season in a FIRST Robotics Competition or FIRST Tech Challenge in either their junior or senior years.
  • Applicants should have at least a 3.5 high school GPA.
  • Applicants must enroll at Bradley as full-time, first-time freshmen majoring in a program of study within the College of Engineering & Technology.
  • Applicants eligible for renewal scholarship, who maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the applicant can submit an online application through the given link: https://www.bradley.edu/admissions/freshman/cost/sources/first/index.dot

Supporting Documents:

  • Complete Bradley University’s Application for Undergraduate Admission
  • Submit a letter of recommendation from your FIRST team’s adult mentor or coach

Submitting Details:

The applicant must mail all the required materials to:

Office of Financial Assistance
1501 W. Bradley Ave.
Bradley University
Peoria, IL 61625
Fax: (309) 677-2798

Award Description:

The Bradley University is offering up to four $2,500 renewable scholarships. Scholarships are renewable for up to eight semesters for recipients who maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.bradley.edu/admissions/freshman/cost/sources/first/index.dot

Technical Degree

The technical degree is an applied baccalaureate degree at the community or technical colleges. Universities or colleges that have an agreement with the community for issue the degree. A college degree is a clear advantage in a competitive job market, but a bachelor’s degree isn’t the only ticket to a good living. An academic degree can be earned at many levels, including the associate’s (two years), bachelor’s (four years), master’s (two years beyond a bachelor’s degree), and doctoral, which is several years beyond a master’s degree.

Importance of Technical Education:

Rapid technological changes have generated strong demand for technical teachers. Graduates of the technical education degree program can expect excellent career opportunities in industry, secondary and vocational education. Technical skills and the training to teach them to others are a valuable combination of education today. If you relate well to others and enjoy working with your hands and mind, you are well suited for a worthwhile and rewarding career in technical education.

Earning a degree also opens up more potential doors to a student than a certificate or diploma. Many careers require that the applicant has earned at least a bachelor’s degree, several career options require more than this.

Technical Degree Courses:

There are many technical degree courses for undergraduate or graduate students. By this type of courses you will get the good career in life:

  • Aeronautical Engineering Degrees
  • Architecture Degrees
  • Chemical Engineering Degrees
  • Civil Engineering Degrees
  • Computer Science Degrees
  • Electrical Engineering Degrees
  • Mechanical Engineering Degrees
  • Masters in Mechanical Engineering
  • Masters in Electrical Engineering
  • Masters in Computer Science

What Can You Do with the Technical Degree?

A degree opens up more potential doors to a student than a certificate or diploma. There is a list of jobs given below:

  • Radiation Therapists
  • Nuclear Technicians
  • Nuclear Medicine Technologists
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Funeral Service Managers
  • Web Developer
  • Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians
  • Computer Network Support Specialists
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians
  • Aircraft and Avionics Equipment Mechanics and Technicians
  • Radiologic and MRI Technologists
  • Environmental Engineering Technicians

College or University of USA: Provide Technical Degree

Many colleges or universities which provide the technical degree course for your best career. The top list of colleges and universities are following: 

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Stanford University
  • University of California – Berkeley
  • California Institute of Technology
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • University of Illinois
  • University of Michigan
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Cornell University
  • Purdue University – West Lafayette

Technical Degree

Scholarships, Internships, and Courses for Technical Degree 

If you are currently enrolled or going to enroll in technical degree programs and looking a scholarship, internship or course, then you are lucky! Here we have a list for you that can be helpful for building your career in the technical field.  By this list, you can easily find the courses and scholarships programs according to your eligibility. So don’t miss the chance and get this wonderful opportunity! 

Influenster Scholarship for Women in STEM

The Influenster is now offering its Influenster Scholarship for Women in Tech Program sponsor by United Charitable Program to students who are major in a Science, Technology, and Engineering or Math (STEM) field. The scholarship program is open to junior or senior undergraduate students or graduate students who are currently enrolled full-time in an accredited U.S. college/university. Winners will get up to $1,000 award amount.

Provided By: Influenster
Courses: Degree course
Award: $1,000
Eligibility: Female candidate
Deadline: November 5, 2017
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/influenster-scholarship-women-stem/

Ford Foundation Senior Postdoctoral Fellowship

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is giving you chance to apply for this “Ford Foundation Senior Fellowship”. Individuals who have previously held a Ford Foundation Predoctoral, Dissertation, or Postdoctoral Fellowship and currently hold a faculty appointment at an accredited U.S. academic institution are eligible to apply. The amount is varied up to $85,000.

Provided By: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
Courses: Maters course
Award: $85,000
Eligibility: Faculty of U.S. academic institution.
Deadline: Open on November 1, 2017, and close on January 31, 2018
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Free Online Course on UML Class Diagrams for Software Engineering

KU Leuven University is offering you a free online course named as “UML Class Diagrams for Software Engineering”. In this computer science course, you will gain an in-depth understanding of Unified Modeling Language (UML) class diagrams, which are used to visually represent the conceptual design of a system. You will learn about UML class diagrams and how they are used to map out the structure of a business domain by showing business objects, their attributes, and associations. This course will start on October 16, 2017.

Provided By: KU Leuven University
Courses: UML Class Diagrams for Software Engineering
Eligibility: Anyone
Start Date: Starts on October 16, 2017
Apply Now: https://www.freeeducator.com/free-online-course-on-uml-class-diagrams-for-software-engineering/

Free Online Course on Contracts 2017

The Harvard University is providing you a free online course name as “Contracts 2017”. This contract law course, with new materials and updated case examples, is designed to introduce the range of issues that arise when entering and enforcing contracts. It will provide an introduction to what a contract is and also analyze the purpose and significance of contracts. This course will start on October 10, 2017.

 

Provided By: Harvard University
Courses: Contracts 2017
Eligibility: Anyone
Start Date: Starts on October 10, 2017
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Simon Youth Foundation Community Scholarship Program

Each year Simon Youth Foundation offers a scholarship named as “Simon Youth Community Scholarship Program” to help students achieve their goals. Simon Youth Community Scholarships are available to high school seniors living near a Simon mall or in the surrounding communities and U.S. residents can also apply for this scholarship. Winners will get up to $1,500 award amount.

Provided By: Simon Youth Foundation
Courses: Degree course
Award: $1,500
Eligibility: High school seniors
Deadline: Scholarship applications now available for the 2017-2018 academic year
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Free Online Course on Cyber Security Economics

The Delft University of Technology gives you a chance to apply for the free online course named as “Cyber Security Economics”. This economics course provides an introduction to the field of cybersecurity through the lens of economic principles. This course will provide you with the economic concepts, measurement approaches, and data analytics to make better security and IT decisions, as well as understand the shape the security. This course will start on October 10, 2017.

Provided By: Delft University of Technology
Courses: Cyber Security Economics
Eligibility: Anyone
Start Date: Starts on October 10, 2017
Apply Now: https://www.freeeducator.com/free-online-course-on-cyber-security-economics/

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College JumpStart Scholarship

The College JumpStart Scholarship Fund is excited to announce the “College JumpStart Scholarship” for students. To be an eligible candidate must be a current student (high school 10th-12th or college) or be planning to enter college within the next 12 months. You must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident to apply for the scholarship. This award can be used at any college or university in the United States. Winners will get up to $1,000 award amount.

Provided By: College JumpStart Scholarship Fund
Courses: Degree course
Award: $1,000
Eligibility: Legal resident
Deadline: October 17, 2017
Apply Now: https://www.developingcareer.com/college-jumpstart-scholarship/

Free Online Course on Entrepreneurial Land Redevelopment Approach: Land Readjustment

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is glad to announce you a free online course entitled as “Entrepreneurial Land Redevelopment Approach: Land Readjustment”. In this course, you will explore land readjustment as an alternative to conventional approaches of assembling land for urbanization.  You will examine and presents processes of designing and implementing land readjustment in the context of developing countries. This course will start on October 24, 2017.

Provided By: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Courses: Entrepreneurial Land Redevelopment Approach: Land Readjustment
Eligibility: Anyone
Start Date: Starts on October 24, 2017
Apply Now: https://www.freeeducator.com/free-online-course-on-entrepreneurial-land-redevelopment-approach-land-readjustment/

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Microsoft Tuition Scholarship Program

Award Amount: Partial tuition covered for one academic year

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 26, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

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. Recipients of scholarships will be awarded in recognition of their demonstrated passion for technology, academic excellence, and leadership while working to push the software industry forward.

Host Institution:

Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and services.

Eligibility:

The list eligibility criteria are given below:

  • 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 is submitted
  • The scholarship is open to students pursuing Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related STEM degree
  • Maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0

Instructions for Applying:

In order for an application to consider all interested applicant may check the given link:

https://careers.microsoft.com/students/scholarships

Award Description:

  • Recipients receive partial tuition covered for one academic year as posted by the financial aid office at your college or university
  • Microsoft will make a one-time payment to the designated school, and amounts are not transferable to other academic institutions
  • You may use the funds for tuition only – not for other costs listed on your bursar bills, such as room and board

Detailed Information Link:

https://careers.microsoft.com/students/scholarships

AFCEA War Veterans Scholarships

Award Amount: $2,500

Number of Awards: 1

Deadline: November 15, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

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. The purpose of the program helps to persons on active duty in the uniformed military services, to honorably discharged U.S. military veterans.

Host Institution:

AFCEA is a member-based, non-profit international organization that has helped members advance information technology, communications, and electronics capabilities since 1946. The AFCEA Educational Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to providing educational incentives, opportunities, and assistance for people engaged in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

Eligibility:

Applicants must be:

  • U.S. citizen currently enrolled and attending a four-year accredited college or university in the United States as a sophomores or juniors at the time of application. Freshman and senior level students are ineligible to apply.  You cannot apply the year you are graduating.
  • Enrolled part time or full time in an eligible undergraduate degree program.
  • An overall 3.0 GPA is required.
  • Candidates must be majoring in the following C4I-related fields related to the mission of AFCEA: Biometry/Biometrics, Computer Engineering, Computer Forensics Science, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Computer Systems, Cybersecurity, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Geospatial Science, Information Science, Information Technology, Information Resource Management, Intelligence, Mathematics, Network Engineering, Network Security, Operations, Research, Physics, Robotics Engineering, Robotics Technology, Statistics, Strategic Intelligence, and Telecommunications Engineering
  • Served in Afghanistan and/or Iraq War (from 2003 to present) – provide DD214 or Certificate of Service. Paperwork must verify service in Afghanistan and Iraq.  Remove SSN.
  • War Veteran Teacher Certification Program: Students actively pursuing a credential/licensure for the purpose of teaching STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) subjects at a U.S. elementary, middle/intermediate and high schools are eligible.
  • Current credential and licensure students must have completed a bachelor’s of science degree. Expected graduation/completion date cannot be in the year the scholarship is awarded.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the applicant must submit online application through the given link: https://www.afcea.org/dynform/forminp.jsp?fid=7293

Supporting Documents:

  • Names and email addresses for at least two letters of recommendation:
  1. At least one letter should be from a faculty member in your chosen major having personal knowledge of your degree program, achievements, and potential.
  2. One letter can be from your current employer or relevant current public service agency.
  • Transcripts showing all college-level study and courses currently in progress
  • Copy of current Certificate of Service or Discharge Form DD214 must be provided and shows service in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Submitting Details:

Transcripts must be issued by the Registrar’s office – electronic submissions preferred to edfoundation-at-afcea.org.

  • If an electronic transcript is not possible, may Mail to- CasmereKistner, AFCEA Educational Foundation, 4400 Fair Lakes Court, Fairfax, VA 22033-3899

Award Description:

Merit-based scholarships of $2,500 will be awarded. Scholarship awards are subject to availability of funding.  Scholarship awards can be used to assist with tuition, course-related expenses, such as mandatory and lab fees, books, supplies and equipment that are required for the courses at the university.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.afcea.org/site/?q=foundation/scholarships/war-veterans

Contact Information:

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility, contact the Educational Foundation by email at edfoundation-at-afcea.org