STEM Scholars Program

The STEM Scholars Program is a challenging honors program for students interested in pursuing programs of studies in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The program combines academic opportunities, mentorships, service learning, cultural and recreational experiences, and travel opportunities.

This scholarship application is for current HCC students who are pursuing programs of studies in Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Science, Information Technology, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Science, Pre-Allied Health, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Medicine, Pre- Nuclear Medicine Technology, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Pharmacy, or Pre-Veterinary Medicine, and who has attained a GPA of at least 3.20. Student should have completed a semester at HCC and be enrolling in college level math courses. To be considered, students must submit the 500 word essay explaining how and why the scholarship program would enable the student to achieve their goals and also highlight any academic interests and achievements. Teacher/Counselor Recommendation is also required. (There is a separate application for new incoming HCC students through Admissions and Advising)

Award
Varies
Deadline
12/21/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you completed (or enrolled and will complete) a semester at HCC?
  2. What is the highest level mathematics course have you completed (or are enrolled to complete) here at HCC?
  3. Are you currently participating in the STEM Learning Community?
  4. Students must submit the 500 word essay explaining how and why the scholarship program would enable the student to achieve their goals and also highlight any academic interests and achievements.
  5. Please request a recommendation from a professor or instructor with whom you have completed at least one course. You should notify this individual to expect an email from the Financial Aid Services scholarship system pertaining to you. You are responsible for ensuring your reference provider completes this request.