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Hurry! Check these 9 STEM Scholarships with February Deadlines

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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

PayScale’s Women in STEM Scholarship

Amount: $2,000

This scholarship is open to women seeking careers in science, technology, engineering, or math at an accredited college or university.

Deadline: Feb. 29, 2016

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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.