Scholarships For STEM Majors

August 26, 2020


Scholarships For STEM Majors

We love our STEM majors at American Indian Services, and we have a lot of them. 49% of our students are majoring in STEM related fields. They are moving toward careers that will benefit the Native American community, and the nation as a whole. We believe in the power of STEM so much that we even created a STEM summer school for Native American middle schoolers to help prepare them to become STEM majors and pursue STEM careers. We created a list of scholarships for STEM majors to further support our future STEM superstars. Our goal is to get you all the funding you need so that you can keep your focus on studying where it belongs. So once you’ve finished your American Indian Services scholarship application, return to this list to find more funding resources. To apply for scholarships with maximum efficiency, check out this guide we created to aid you in your search.


List Of Scholarships For STEM Majors


The 2021 Capital Auto Auction Annual Scholarship

Capital Auto Auction will award a selected student applicant $1,000 to be used toward his or her degree. In addition, they will award a $250 textbook scholarship to the two runners-up.

To qualify, undergraduate students must be majoring in a STEM field of study (or related field) as well as attending an accredited college or university.

The deadline to apply for the 2021 Capital Auto Auction Annual College Scholarship is August 15, 2021. Winners will be announced August 30, 2021


Red Olive Women In STEM Scholarship

Red Olive offers a $1,000 scholarship to encourage female students to study in STEM fields.

Must be a female student currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a fully accredited university in a STEM field.

Applicant must write an 800-word essay on the following question: How does she plan to make the future better with technology? Applicant must submit essay and required information online through the scholarship URL.

Deadline is August 1st.


2020 Molded Dimensions, LLC Scholarship

Molded Dimensions offers scholarships for students in the process of pursuing a college degree in STEM. The awarded student will receive $500 to be used towards expenses for his or her degree.

Must be a U.S. citizen accepted to or currently attending a college or university within the United States. The winner will be required to provide proof of acceptance to your college or university, or a college transcript.

November 30th.


NDSGC American Indian Scholarships

The North Dakota Space Grant Consortium gives scholarships to Native American students who are interested in pursuing STEM degrees and continue their education beyond their current enrollment in community college.

Applicants must be students committed to attend UND or NDSU after the applicants’ graduation and pursue a STEM degree at UND/NDSU.

Applicants must contact the Financial Aid office for their respective Institution, and fill out the application form together with applicants’ one letter or recommendation from a faculty member.

Deadline is November 14th.


Science Mathematics And Research for Transformation

The SMART Program provides a combined education and career opportunity to students pursuing STEM degrees that will enhance the Department of Defense (DoD) civilian workforce.

SMART offers a large package of benefits to qualified candidates:

  • Full tuition and education related educational expenses (meal plans, housing, and parking not included)
  • Stipend paid at a rate of $25,000 – $38,000 a year depending on degree level (may be prorated depending on award length)
  • Summer internships ranging from 8 to 12 weeks
  • Health Insurance allowance of up to $1,200 per academic year
  • Miscellaneous allowance of up to $1,000 per academic year
  • An experienced mentor at one of the Sponsoring Facilities
  • Employment placement at a DoD facility upon degree completion.

The SMART application is open August through December of every year, with awards being granted the following spring. Review the requirements here to ensure you are eligible to apply.




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