Previous STEM Summits
Useful Links and STEM oriented scholarships
Additional links at https://nmtc.org/students/high-school/scholarships/
The U.S. Department of Education has forecast that STEM-related occupations will grow as much as 60% by 2020. While the field has long been underrepresented by women and minorities, now is an excellent time to help change that. Here is a newly created guide: The Best Colleges for STEM Students It’s comprehensive and easy search.
STEM pages covering licenses and professional certifications, can be found at http://www.collegeaffordabilityguide.org/subjects/engineering/, http://www.collegeaffordabilityguide.org/subjects/math/, http://www.collegeaffordabilityguide.org/subjects/computer-science/, http://www.collegeaffordabilityguide.org/subjects/life-sciences/, and http://www.collegeaffordabilityguide.org/subjects/physical-sciences/.
https://www.yourmechanic.com/article/a-kid-s-guide-to-mechanics-and-engineering-by-maddy-martin. Thanks to 6th grader, Ayssa, and her encouraging grandmother, for alerting us to this website.
SMART Scholarships – Given out by the Department of Defense, this scholarship covers full tuition for students pursuing STEM degrees. Each Summer, students will be given paid summer internships in DoD labs, and will be given a job after graduation. No military service is required.
Sabre STEM Scholarship Program – The Sabre Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Scholarship is designed to support graduating high school seniors planning to further their education in one of the STEM disciplines.
General John A. Wickham Undergraduate Scholarship – Available to any student currently in college, majoring in a STEM field.
CyberCorps Scholarship for Service – A unique program designed to increase and strengthen the cadre of federal information assurance professionals that protect the government’s critical information infrastructure. This program provides scholarships that fully fund the typical costs that students pay for books, tuition, and room and board while attending an approved institution of higher learning. Additionally, participants receive stipends of up to $8,000 for undergraduate and $12,000 for graduate students.
Harford County Chamber of Commerce – The Chamber of Commerce offers two scholarships for students in STEM fields.
Northeastern Maryland Technology Council – NMTC provides a list of local and national scholarships that are awarded to students pursuing STEM fields.
Student Inventors Scholarships
Student Video Scholarships
Microsoft Scholarship Program
Siemens Westinghouse Competition
GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds
Additional helpful links
- A World in Motion®
- Engineering byDesign™
- Engineering is Elementary
- International Baccalaureate
- Lego® NXT Mindstorm
- National Science Digital Library
- National Science Foundation
- Project Lead the Way
- Science Companion
- Science Education for Public Understanding Program
- Smart Skies™
- TEACH Engineering
- Universal Design for Learning