NDIA - Michigan Chapter STEM Scholarship Application

2024 Scholarship Program Overview

The NDIA Michigan Chapter wants to encourage young people to become excited about Math and Science in order to make better informed career choices involving Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), for the betterment of our country. The Michigan Chapter is committed to support formal education in the sciences and policies to ensure a viable workforce in Michigan. The Chapter desires to award scholarships of up to $2,000 per recipient for competitive students currently planning to pursue STEM related disciplines for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Submission Guidelines
  • Complete and submit the scholarship application
  • Provide a copy of most recent high school GPA transcripts
  • Submit three required short essays related to your interest in STEM
  • Select a Personal Reference and submit a recommendation letter
  • Submission deadline is March 25, 2024 at 11:59pm
  • Competitive students will be contacted in April 2024 to arrange a personal interview with panel members of the NDIA Michigan STEM Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship winners will be notified and asked to attend an award presentation event with NDIA Michigan Chapter members.
  • Scholarships will be provided to the student’s learning institution prior to the start of the Fall Semester 2024.
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Please submit any questions to stem@ndia-mich.org

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must be a Michigan resident or Active Duty Military/ dependent stationed in Michigan.
  • Current High School Seniors or planned enrollment in pursuit of a BS degree program.
  • Planning to pursue a degree related to Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)
  • Have applied or been accepted to attend a Michigan college or university prior to the start of the Fall Semester 2024.
  • Possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (basis 4.0 scale).
  • Demonstrate a growing interest in college preparatory studies and active within the school and /or local community.
  • Must not have previously been awarded an NDIA Michigan STEM scholarship.