The Navisite’s Next Steminist scholarship program is designed to help close the gender gap in tech and encourage young women to pursue their passion in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). The program kicks off with three $10,000 awards that will be granted to eligible female candidates who are currently pursuing or plan to pursue a degree in STEM. Please see the Eligibility tab for more information.
Learn more about the program and meet some of Navisite’s Steminists here.
The program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance, and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team.
Applicants to the Navisite’s Next Steminist Scholarship Program must:
Applicants will also be asked to submit a 60-second unlisted YouTube video describing their dream career in STEM as part of their application.
Navisite employees and immediate family members are not eligible.
*Eligible Majors: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Engineering Technology,
Computer Hardware Engineering, Computer Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Game and Interactive
Media Design, Information Systems, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Systems
Scholarship America selects finalists on the basis of academic performance, demonstrated leadership, participation in school and community activities, work experience, a statement of career and educational goals, any unusual personal or family circumstances and an online recommendation.
Financial need will not be considered.
Once finalists are selected, a committee established by Navisite, LLC, will select recipients. Finalist videos will be viewed by the Navisite scholarship committee.
Not all applicants to the program will be selected as finalists or recipients. All applicants agree to accept decisions as final.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $10,000 award. Up to three awards of $10,000 each will be granted.
Awards are not renewable; however, students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
All applicants will be notified in July.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of the Navisite, LLC. Payment is made in August.
Recipients will be sent a Quick Start Guide via email to register for the WhichWay app. Access to the following modules will be granted for a one-year cycle:
• Understanding Basics of Budgeting
• Achieving Goals
• Creating and Maintaining a Budget
• Paying for College
• Understanding Credit
• Obtaining Credit
• Applying for Financial Aid
• Managing Credit Cards
• Managing Student Loans While in School
• Managing Debt
• Repaying Student Loans
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than May 20, 2021 at 3:00 pm CST.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.