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American Indian Science and Engineering
See website for a list of scholarships, their requirements and deadlines.
For Native Americans, Alaska Natives.
The Boeing Company STEM Scholarship
Deadline: March of every year
Non-renewable scholarship for STEM students enrolled at or enrolling at any of the 10 private, non-profit Independent Colleges of Washington.
CWU SOLVER Scholars Program
Applications usually excepted in Spring of each year. Please check website for details.
Award: Up to $10,000/year for up to two years.
Requirements: Preference will be given to students from populations underrepresented in the STEM fields (Hispanic or Latino/a, American Indian or Alaska Native, African American, Hawaiian or Pacific Islander) with a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher.
Washington State Opportunity Scholarship
The Washington State Opportunity Scholarship (WSOS) supports low- and middle-income students pursuing eligible high-demand majors in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) or health care and encourages recipients to work in Washington state once they complete their degrees.
The amount of funding that selected students will be eligible to receive each year will vary based on the number of credits they have completed. Please see Award Amounts for additional information.
Applications for each year usually open in January.
Toptal STEM Scholarships for Women
$5000 scholarships plus mentoring from professionals in STEM fields.
Toptal supports aspiring female computer scientists, developers, and software engineers to achieve their goals via financial support and mentorship by top professional developers and designers.
Palantir Scholarships for Women
Palantir offers scholarships to support students from underrepresented groups in STEM who are beginning careers in technology. See website for details.
BHW Scholarship for Women
This scholarship is for women who are pursuing an undergraduate or master's degree and are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics. See website for details.
Aysen Tunca Memorial Scholarship for Women
The Aysen Tunca Memorial Scholarship was established to recognize a female undergraduate student majoring in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) field, excelling in her studies, and demonstrating significant potential. See website for details.
AWIS Kirsten R. Lorentzen Award for Women
An award for the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) Educational Foundation program for female college sophomores and juniors studying physics, including space physics and geophysics, or geoscience. The award in the amount of $2,000 is given annually to an exceptionally well-rounded student who excels in her studies as well as outdoor activities, service, sports, music, or other non-academic pursuits or who has overcome significant obstacles. See website for details.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Dr. Nancy Foster Scholarship Program
To recognize outstanding scholarship and encourage independent graduate level research -- particularly by female and minority students -- in NOAA mission-related sciences of oceanography, marine biology and maritime archaeology, including all science, engineering and resource management of ocean and coastal areas. Scholarship selections are based on academic excellence, letters of recommendations, research and career goals and financial need. See website for details.
Association for Women Geoscientists Maria Luisa Crawford Field Camp Scholarships
Scholarships specifically for women studying in the geosciences (geology, geophysics, geochemistry, hydrology, meteorology, physical oceanography,planetary geology, or earth science education). See website for details.
Microsoft University Careers
Application deadline: Please check website for application deadlines.
"Microsoft places great value in encouraging under-represented groups to pursue STEM fields of study. As such, a large majority of our scholarships will be awarded to female students, under-represented minority students (African-American, Hispanic or Native American etc.) or students with disabilities. We will review all applications and select final candidates on the holistic basis of eligibility, quality of application, demonstrated passion for STEM, commitment to leadership and financial need."
Women Techmakers Scholars Program
Through the Women Techmakers Scholars Program - formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial 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. See website for details.
OpenStack Scholarship Program for Women
The scholarship is a special program for college women pursuing a career in technology. This HP program awards four female candidates a scholarship of $10,000 USD each, plus mentorship and potential internship possibilities in the future. See website for details.
ABC Humane Wildlife Academic Scholarship – Women In STEM
We want to pave the way for other women pursuing their dreams in the scientific world, which is why ABC Wildlife is introducing a scholarship designed to increase the number of women studying and influencing the future of science, including technology, engineering and math. One (1) award of $1,000 will be granted to the top essay submitted, and up to nine other students may receive awards for their submissions. See website for details.
Application deadline: Varies by scholarship; usually Dec. 1 or May 1. See website for details.
Award: Up to $10,000
Note: Be sure to check the ASHRAE Chapter Local Scholarship Programs too.
Requirement: For students going into the "HVAC&R" profession.
ASHRAE is the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers
American Nuclear Society scholarships
Deadline: Varies by scholarship
Several scholarships for students enrolled in or enrolling in accredited schools with the intent of pursuing nuclear engineering degrees. Some are need-based, one is for female returning students--see site for full listing.
The Society of Women Engineers
The SWE Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to women admitted to accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs, in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. See website for details.
American Statistical Association's Gertrude M. Cox Scholarship for women
A scholarship promoting the practice and profession of statistics. Two scholarship recipients are selected each year: one to a woman in or entering the early stages of graduate training (MS or PhD) and one to a woman in a more advanced stage of training. Scholarship recipients receive a certificate and $1,000. The committee also selects honorable mentions each year. Honorable mentions receive a certificate. See website for details.
Alice T. Schafer Mathematics Prize for Women
For Excellence in Mathematics by an Undergraduate Woman. See website for details.
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