AugSTEM Scholars pose for group picture.

AugSTEM Scholars Program

Applications are now open for the 2017-18 AugSTEM Program!

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 as of Fall 2017 (plan to graduate with STEM major from Augsburg by Fall 2019 or earlier). 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

Applications due: June 15, 2017

All materials should be submitted as attachments by email to stem@augsburg.edu before midnight on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

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