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2016-17 SFA Women in STEM Scholarship
Applications Now Available!

The College of Sciences and Mathematics will be awarding three $5,000 scholarships
to eligible female SFA STEM majors.

STEM majors include:

• Biochemistry
• Biology
• Chemistry
• Computer Science
• Computer Information Systems
• Engineering Physics
• Geology
• Information Technology
• Mathematics
• Nursing
• Physics

To be considered, you must:

1. Be a female SFA student who has declared a STEM major
2. Complete the scholarship application with essay. Applications are due June 3 by 5 p.m. to the dean’s office
located in the Miller Science Building, Room 100.
3. Submit at least one letter of recommendation from a STEM faculty member (college or high school, as
4. Demonstrate academic excellence with at least a 3.0 GPA in the major and at least a 3.5 GPA cumulatively
5. Advance through the interview process with the STEM scholarship committee.

Each scholarship recipient receives $2,500 per semester for the 2016-17 academic year, provided the student maintains the
scholarship requirements. The student must make appropriate progress each semester on the degree requirements for the major.



For more information, please contact the Dean's office in the

College of Sciences and Mathematics at (936) 468-2805 or