STEM Challenge scholarships available

You don’t want to miss out on this exciting scholarship opportunity!

It’s not too late to apply for the Alamo Colleges Texas-STEM Scholarships, which are available at all five community colleges: Northwest Vista College, San Antonio College, Palo Alto College, St. Philip’s College and Northeast Lakeview College.

Each college will offer 68 scholarships to students pursuing science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) or allied health degrees. Up to $2,500 will be awarded per year to selected students.

Scholarship Requirements

  • Be a declared STEM major or Allied Health major
  • Submit a scholarship application at the Alamo Colleges Common Application
  • Have minimum GPA of 3.0 in high school Math and Science courses
  • Submit an official high school transcript to the Challenge scholarship liaison at the campus they will attend in 2012-2013 noting math and science classes and grades
  • Financial need is not required
  • Agree to complete 30 hours in 2012-2013 (Fall, Spring & Summer)
  • Complete 80% of coursework per semester
  • Men between the ages of 18 and 25 must be registered with the Selective Service System

Contact your college directly for more information or call 486-4408. Scholarships will be awarded until funds are exhausted. DEADLINE is June 21, 2012.

Learn more about this scholarship at NVC Institutional Scholarships.