One of the Intertech Foundation’s focuses is the inspiration of young people towards the building of science, engineering and technology skills. To further that pursuit, the Foundation has announced their 2016 STEM scholarship for students interested in pursuing careers as professional software developers. This opportunity is aimed at current college students or college-bound high school seniors, who have excelled in the areas of Math and Science, to pursue college studies in the area of computer science.
This non-renewable scholarship* (only awarded for one year to any scholarship recipient), in the amount of $2500, will be available for college or high school applicants starting January 1st, 2016. To be eligible, the student must possess:
|Date Applications May Begin||Deadline for Applications||Selection Deadline||2015 Recipient Notified|
|January 1st, 2016||March 15th, 2016||May 10th, 2016||May 15th, 2016|
To apply, students must be ready to submit the following (only complete applications will be considered):
A Grant committee comprised of the Intertech Foundation Board of Directors will judge and select one recipient from the applicants. Factors playing into the selection include:
The scholarship award will be made in two equal payments directly to the student’s college or university at the beginning of each semester. The scholarship recipient must maintain a minimum of 3.3 GPA during the first semester to receive the second payment. The scholarship recipient’s school must provide:
* Scholarship not available to children of Intertech employees
** Intertech Foundation, 1575 Thomas Center Dr, Eagan, MN 55122
*** Proof of acceptance to an accredited college or university within the US must be presented by winning student prior to receiving grant funds.