Application Process

AugSTEM applications are now open!


All materials should be submitted as attachments by email to before midnight on Thursday, October 27.

Students interested in applying for AugSTEM should read the 2016 AugSTEM Application Information Packet carefully before beginning.  Students considering this scholarship should begin the application process as soon as possible to give faculty adequate time to write recommendations.

Application Process

1. Contact to indicate that you plan to apply.

2. Request recommendation letters from faculty at least two weeks prior to the deadline; email the 2016 AugSTEM Faculty Reference Form to faculty who agree to write a recommendation or have them download it from this site.  Faculty letter-writers must email their forms and recommendation letters to by October 27, 2016.

3.  Complete the 2016 AugSTEM Application Form, essay, resume, STEM graduation plan, and SAR financial need form (see information packet for detailed directions for each of these application elements) and email to by October 27, 2016.

Looking ahead to applications for Fall 2017: STEM Transfer Provost Scholarships

Each spring semester, a limited number of scholarships may be awarded on an early decision basis to community college students who are planning to attend Augsburg the following academic year. Provost Scholars should have particularly strong academic accomplishments and are encouraged to consider starting at Augsburg by participating in our summer research program.
Provost Scholars
  • $10,000 per year for up to five semesters.
  • $4,000 summer research stipend for participating in the URGO summer research program – contingent on matching with a faculty mentor.
  • Awarded after review of application and recommendation by Augsburg’s academic departments and AugSTEM Selection Committee.


Rebekah Dupont, PhD

Director, STEM Programs (PI)

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Augsburg College

Science 154

(612) 330-1042