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SEH Pathway to STEM Scholarship Program
Deadline to apply: March 14, 2023 3:00 pm CT

SEH has established a scholarship program to assist individuals pursuing degrees in specific STEM majors at select colleges and planning future careers in STEM fields.

The program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarships 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 SEH Pathway to STEM Scholarship Program must:

  • Be high school seniors, high school graduates or current college undergraduates
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at one of the following schools:
  • Austin Community College, Austin TX
  • Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO
  • Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
  • Colorado State University, Pueblo, CO
  • Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO
  • Iowa State University, Ames, IA
  • Metropolitan State University, Denver, CO
  • Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN
  • New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
  • North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
  • North Iowa Area Community College, Mason City, IA
  • Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
  • Pueblo Community College, Pueblo, CO
  • Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
  • Saint Paul College, St. Paul, MN
  • South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
  • Southeast Technical College, Sioux Falls, SD
  • United Tribes Technical College, Bismarck, ND
  • University of Colorado, Denver, CO
  • University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN
  • University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
  • University of Texas, San Antonio, TX
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
  • University of Wisconsin, Platteville, WI

 

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $3,000 award. Up to six (6) awards will be granted.

Awards may be renewed for up to three additional years or until a bachelor’s degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Renewal is contingent upon satisfactory academic performance, full-time enrollment at an eligible school in an eligible major, and continuation of the program by SEH.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in May.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of SEH. Payment is made in early August.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • Academic record
  • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • Work experience
  • A statement of educational and career goals and objectives
  • Unusual personal or family circumstances
  • An online recommendation.

Financial need, as calculated by Scholarship America, will be considered and must be demonstrated for the student to receive an award.

Assuming there are qualified applicants, preference will be given to:

  • Historically underserved students in the field of STEM who self-identify as Black or African American; Hispanic or Latino; or American Indian or Alaska Native
  • Students who self-identify as a member of the LGBTQIA+ community

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of SEH play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Recipients may be offered internships during pursuit of their degree and/or career opportunities with SEH upon graduation.

As part of your application, you must upload the following:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.

NOTE: If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload a copy of your test score report(s) separately. If you are uploading a college transcript, those scores are not required.

One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than March 17, 2023 3:00 pm Central Time.

Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.

SEH has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you to the Scholarship America Student Hub!