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 2017 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, 2017. To be eligible, the student must possess:
|Date Applications May Begin||Deadline for Applications||Selection Deadline||2017 Recipient Notified|
|January 1st, 2017||March 15th, 2017||May 10th, 2017||May 15th, 2017|
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.
A: You or your recommenders can upload your recommendations on our recommendation page. When you submit your application you’ll receive a confirmation email with this URL as well that you can forward on to people writing a recommendation for you. They will need the email address you used when you submitted your application.
A: Our preference is that recommendations are uploaded via our website (instructions in answer above) but alternatively, they can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A: Transcripts can be sent to:
Attn: Scholarship Administrator
1575 Thomas Center Drive
Eagan, MN 55122
A: If this page does not answer all of your questions, you can submit a question to email@example.com. Please review this page thoroughly before submitting a question. Questions will typically be answered within two business days.
A: This page contains all the details you’ll need on how to apply for the Intertech STEM Scholarship.
A: Only students that are enrolled at or accepted to an accredited college or university within the US are eligible to apply.
A: Up above on this page has all of the deadline details.
A: No, only applications received via our website prior to the deadline will be considered.
A: If transcripts are post-dated prior to the deadline date they can arrive after the deadline.
A: No, we only will be notifying and making contact with the winner of the STEM Scholarship.