Classification: First Year; Biology Major; Chemistry Major; Computer Science Major; Engineering Major; Mathematics MajorThe Award:
STEM scholarships at Meredith provide a unique opportunity for talented students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Meredith offers two STEM scholarships; AWE-STEM and Paschal. You can apply for both using this single application.
The Advancing Women’s Education in STEM (AWE-STEM) Scholars receive a $4,500 scholarship per year, renewable for up to eight semesters or as appropriate for the student’s degree plan. The award is need and merit-based. Recipients must submit the FAFSA annually and demonstrate a minimum $4,500 in financial need to be considered for AWE-STEM Scholarship. An interview is required. Please see the selection criteria section below for the AWE-STEM scholarship interview dates.
Paschal Scholars receive a $500 scholarship per year, renewable for up to eight semesters or as appropriate for the student’s degree plan. The award is based on academic credentials and potential for success at Meredith. Submission of the FAFSA is not required.How to Apply:
Apply online* or submit the STEM Scholarships' paper application. The scholarship deadline is January 15th.
*If you choose to use the electronic version, log in using the Admissions Applicant Portal Temporary PIN or password you established after you submitted your application for admission to the College.
Applicants for the STEM Scholarship Programs must meet the following criteria:
1. Major in biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering, or mathematics
2. Meet the following academic criteria demonstrating academic ability and potential:
3. AWE-STEM applicants must complete a virtual interview by Skype. Interviews will be held on Friday, February 22, Saturday, February 23, and Sunday February 24. Applicants selected to interview for the AWE-STEM Scholarship will be notified by email and asked to register for an interview date and time.