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HENAAC Scholars Program - Henaac Scholars Program, Great Minds in STEM, Cummins, Raytheon, NASA Space Flight Center, Southern California Edison

Deadline: 
Sunday, April 30, 2017
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The Henaac Scholars Program awards up to 109 yearlong scholarships to Hispanic students studying science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM). The program strives to fund and empower Hispanic students in STEM, and help them succeed in the professional and technological world. Also administrated by Great Minds in STEM, there are three types of scholarships: Corporate/Government Sponsored Scholarships, Special Recognition Scholarships, and In Memoriam and Personal Tribute Scholarships. Corporate sponsors include Cummins, Raytheon, NASA Space Flight Center, and Southern California Edison.

DISCIPLINES
Health Sciences. Life Sciences. Physical Sciences. School of Engineering. Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

ACADEMIC LEVEL
Prospective Graduate Students. Current Graduate Students.

CITIZENSHIP
The majority of scholarships offered under the HENAAC Scholars Program require U.S. citizenship. However, a few scholarship sponsors require U.S residency or do not have a citizenship.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
Applicants must demonstrate leadership through academic achievements and campus/community activities. Recipients must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program for the fall semester of the following year. Must have GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) related majors. Must be of Hispanic origin and/or must significantly participate in and promote organizations and activities in the Hispanic community. Essay. Resume. 2 letters of recommendation: 1 from a peer and 1 from a faculty member. Official transcript with seal. Photo. Students working on a second masters or doctoral degree are not eligible to apply.

 

STIPEND
Scholarships range from $500 to $10,000.

 

DEADLINES

4/30/2017        

CONTACT

602 Monterey Pass Rd Monterey Park, CA 91754

(323) 262-0997 ext. 775
gcruz@greatmindsinstem.org