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    Hurry! Check these 9 STEM Scholarships with February Deadlines

    Posted January 28, 2016, 2:00 pm by Suzanne Shaffer
    Hurry! Check these 10 STEM Scholarships with February Deadlines

    STEM majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) are hot college degrees and students who pursue these careers have lots of scholarship help available.

    These are just 10 scholarships with February deadlines specifically for students pursuing those majors:

    Scholarship for Woodworking Manufacturing Students

    Amount: Up to $5,000

    This scholarship is open to students planning to enroll in a wood science or wood technology program at an accredited two-year or four-year technical school, college or university.

    Deadline: Feb. 3, 2016

    Northrop Grumman Engineering Scholars Program

    Amount: $2,500

    The applicant must be a graduating senior of a high school from one of the sponsoring locations available on the website and plan to attend a four-year college or university as a student in an approved computer science, mathematics, or physics program.

    Deadline: Feb. 4, 2016

    Dupont Challenge

    Amount: Up to $5,000

    This scholarship essay competition is open to students enrolled in Grades 6-12 who submit an essay on a given science-related topic.

    Deadline: Feb. 5, 2016

    Better Together Scholarships

    Amount: Up to $20,000

    This scholarship is open to students 16 years of age or older who are high school seniors or graduates and have received their GED certifications or are current undergraduate students. They must also be current PG&E customers and planning to pursue a degree in science, technology, engineering, or math.

    Deadline: Feb. 8, 2016

    Davidson Fellows Scholarships

    The Davidson Fellows Scholarship awards $50,000, $25,000, and $10,000 scholarships to extraordinary young people, 18 and under, who have completed a significant piece of work. Application categories are science, technology, engineering, mathematics, literature, music, philosophy and “outside the box.”

    Deadline: Feb. 10, 2016

    NLA Foundation Scholarship

    Amount: Varies

    The Nathan L. Anderson Memorial Scholarship Foundation scholarship is for undergraduates studying computer science, aviation, nursing, or music.

    Deadline: Feb. 15, 2016

    Moody’s Mega Math Challenge Scholarship

    Amount: Up to $20,000

    This math scholarship challenge is open to high school juniors and seniors who form teams of three to five students and one teacher from the same school. A specific real-world problem requiring mathematical modeling is posed each year during Challenge weekend.

    Deadline: Feb. 19, 2016

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    Suzanne Shaffer

    Suzanne Shaffer

    Suzanne Shaffer counsels parents and students in the college admissions process and the importance of early college preparation. Her Parenting for College blog offers timely college tips for parents and students, as well as providing parents with the resources necessary to help their college-bound teens navigate the college maze.

    Tags: STEM