Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

The Goldwater Scholarship offers $7,500 to either sophomores or juniors in STEM disciplines who aim to pursue a Ph.D. in their field.

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WTS Scholarships

WTS is an international organization dedicated to the professional advancement of women in transportation. It is offering four scholarships this year to women pursuing careers in the area of transportation. Two of the scholarships are for graduate students and two are for undergraduate students.

The 2018-2019 scholarship season is now OPEN!  Scholarship applications are due to the WTS Scholarship Committee by Friday, November 2nd, 2018. Submittal instructions are included in the application documents.

Winners of the scholarships will be announced early 2019 and will be honored at the annual WTS Greater Chicago Chapter Scholarship event in Spring 2019.

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The Department of Defense (DoD) SMART Scholarship

The Department of Defense (DoD) SMART Scholarship Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in STEM disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed by the Department of Defense upon degree completion.

SMART Scholars will receive:

  • A full tuition scholarship while in school
  • An annual stipend
  • Summer research internships
  • A job after graduating in their STEM field at a cutting edge Department of Defense Facility

Applicants must:

  • Be a citizen of the United States and 18 years of age or older
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Be pursuing a technical undergraduate or graduate degree in one of the 21 specified STEM disciplines

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Collegiate Award

A great opportunity for undergraduate and graduate women students majoring or minoring in computing-related fields!

Applications for 2019 are open until October 15, 2018. Recipients receive up to $10,000 in cash, a trip to the NCWIT Summit and other great prizes!

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