2011 HBCU STEM Fellowship Program ApplicationClick the link above to download a printable copy of this year's application
The HBCU STEM Fellowship Program provides fellowships and stipends to graduates of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), as determined by the White House Initiative on HBCUs, to pursue Master’s level programs in STEM areas of study at colleges and universities in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware or Washington, DC. STEM refers to the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, but does not include majors linked to medical fields. In addition to financial support we monitor your progress through the completion of the program. The fellowship program is administered by the Educational Advancement Alliance (EAA) and sponsored by the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), a U.S. Department of Energy agency.
|Fellowship Amount||Up to $20,500 for tuition, fees and academic expenses per year and an annual $18,000 living stipend;
Fellowship total not to exceed $77,000
|Application Deadline||Postmarked by March 18, 2011
Although an admission to a STEM graduate program is required to be eligible for the fellowship, you should apply for the Fellowship IMMEDIATELY due to funding limitations. You do not have to wait to be accepted into a graduate program in order to apply for the Fellowship.
|Available to||Must have graduated from an Historically Black College and University (HBCU) on or after January 1, 2009|
|Term||Two (2) years|
|Status||Be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.|
|Area of Study||STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics)|