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AugSTEM Scholars Program

AugSTEMĀ Application Process

AugSTEM Frequently Asked Questions

The AugSTEM program is designed to support Augsburg juniors and seniors who wish to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF DUE-1565060), AugSTEM Scholars receive scholarships of $5,000, $7,500 and $10,000 per student per year. (Differences in award amounts correspond to levels of financial need.) Scholars also become a part of the STEM community at Augsburg with opportunities for summer research, faculty mentoring, and career development.

Eligibility:

  • Enrolled full-time in a STEM major (biology, biopsychology, chemistry, computer science, environmental studies, mathematics, or physics)
  • Within 5 semesters of graduating. Prospective transfers are welcome to contact us for assistance with developing their plans.
  • Major GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • U.S. citizen, national, or permanent resident
  • Demonstrate financial need via FAFSA

ApplicationsĀ for the 2018-2019 academic year will be received early summer 2019. The deadline will be posted on this web page late Fall 2017.

Incoming community college transfer students and Augsburg students who began their college careers at community colleges are encouraged to apply.