21 Aug 2017

S-STEM Scholarship (Due September 30th)

Science Technology Engineering & Math Scholarship (S-STEM) Application Announcement
Deadline: September 30, 2017


This scholarship, funded through the National Science Foundation, is intended to support Indigenous environmental scientists at Northwest Indian College through the pursuit of the Bachelor of Science Degree in Native Environmental Science. The scholarship is aimed to support student success, foster community of learners, and create opportunities for community service and outreach in STEM fields. The amount of the award will vary depending upon the number of successful applicants.


Eligibility Requirements:



  • Be declared in the Bachelor of Science in Native Environmental Science Program (offered at the following campuses: Lummi, Swinomish, Port Gamble, and Nez Perce).
  • Be enrolled full-time in college-level courses that contribute toward fulfilling BSNES degree requirements. Enrollment must be full-time for each quarter a student receives a scholarship;
  • Demonstrate financial need, defined for undergraduate students by the U.S. Department of Education rules for need-based Federal financial aid.
  • Demonstrate academic potential or ability (minimum GPA 2.5)


Application: S-STEM_Application_Announcement



For More Information, please contact:



Emma Norman



Megg Pedlow



Julia Orloff