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VOLT Lighting STEM Scholarship Competition
Amount: $500
Deadline: 7/31/2018

Applicants must be currently applying to or enrolled in a STEM program, or be the child of a parent who currently works in a STEM industry. Must have earned less than $35,000 in the previous calendar year, and have an active email address. Must be either a part-time or full-time student in high school or college and between the ages of 16-25.

Straight North STEM Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 8/1/2018

Applicant may be any undergraduate or graduate student majoring in a STEM field of study.

BigRentz Engineering Scholarship
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: 8/3/2018

Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, currently be pursuing, or plan to pursue, an engineering degree with a discipline related to design, construction, and operation of machinery, or structures(e.g. civil, geotechnical, structural, agricultural, industrial, transportation engineering). Must be a senior in high school, an undergraduate, graduate or postgraduate student to be eligible.

Student Design Competitions
Amount:  Varies
Deadline:  Varies

See website for several different design competitions offered throughout the year to students pursuing careers in architecture, engineering and the digital arts.

Mendez Scholarships
Amount: Varies
Deadline: No deadline

Applicant may be any undergraduate junior or senior Business, Engineering or Pharmacology student enrolled at an accredited U.S. university. Applicant should demonstrate an interest in serving the needs of others.

Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program
Amount:  $4,200 monthly
Deadline:  No Deadline

Naval career opportunities include Naval Reactor Engineer, Nuclear Reactor Prototype Instructor, Nuclear Power School Instructor, Submarine & Surface Nuclear Propulsion Officer.  Applicant must be a sophomore, junior, senior or grad student.  All majors eligible with one year of Calculus and one year of calculus based physics.  Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.  For more information, contact LT Andrew Dzyuba at 224-244-4912 or or visit









The Office of Student Financial Aid provides undergraduate and graduate students with resources about types of financial aid and student employment.

FAFSA School Code: 003863

Questions or for more information, contact the Office of Student Financial Aid