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Penn State Erie, The Behrend College NSF STEM Scholarship

Scholarship Provider: Penn State Behrend, in conjunction with the National Science Foundation (NSF),
Application Deadline: 02/15/2013
Description: Because there are more career opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields than there are graduates to fill them, Penn State Behrend, in conjunction with the National
Science Foundation (NSF), has created a new scholarship program for selected students with demonstrated financial need who plan to major in STEM fields.

NSF STEM Scholarships will be available for incoming students enrolling in fall 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015. The awards will range from $3,600–$5,200 per academic year and are renewable as long as
academic excellence and program participation requirements are met. Preference will be given to women and members of underrepresented groups, but all are eligible.
Scholarship Amount: 3,600-$5,200
Scholarship Website: http://psbehrend.psu.edu/admissions-financial-aid/financial-aid/types-of-aid/scholarships-1/undergraduate-scholarships-1/nsf-stem-scholarship
School Type Requirement: Four Year College
Applicant Class Requirement: Entering First Year Undergraduate
Awards Given: 5-10
Length of Award: Renewable
Minimum GPA: Not specified
Other Comments: You will be considered for an NSF Stem Scholarship if you:

•Indicate an intention to major in a STEM field on your Penn State
  application
•Are offered admission to Penn State Behrend,
•Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by  
March 1, and
•Complete the NSF STEM Scholarship Application

The FAFSA can be completed at www.fafsa.gov. The school code for all Penn State locations is 00332

Scholarship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Penn State Behrend Office of Financial Aid
Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Metzgar Center 4701 College Drive
Erie, PA 16563-0106
Email: behrendfinaid@psu.edu
Phone: (814) 898-6162