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Many STEM scholarships are available specifically for women and minorities since they are so underrepresented in STEM fields. The Society of Women Engineers and The Maureen L. and Howard N. Blitman, P.E., Scholarship are only a few of the opportunities that exist to help students of underrepresented backgrounds in STEM gain access to the necessary education that will allow them to excel. When applying for these scholarships, students must include information that shows ways they’ve supported the particular community on which the award focuses and how STEM study will allow students to contribute further.
In addition to this advice, make sure your students review our “Sneaky Ways to Score Scholarships” for unique methods to secure a STEM scholarship.