STEM Scholarships Available for Minorities

Pursuing a STEM career can be very expensive for students. Scholarships can really help close the gap on paying for that education. Here is a list of scholarships available specifically for minorities planning to pursue a STEM education:

STEM Scholarships for All Minorities

STEM Scholarships for Asian American & Pacific Islander Students

STEM Scholarships for Black Students

  • The NAACP offers several different, including a $12,500 award for STEM students.
  • Microsoft will award 27 scholarships for the upcoming academic year to students studying technology, ranging from $1,000 to $20,000.
  • The Financial Aid & Scholarship Guide for Black Students can provide you even more information on scholarships and financial aid that is available to you.

STEM Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino Students

STEM Scholarships for Alaskan Natives and Native Americans

  • The American Indian Education Fund has over 200 scholarships that are awarded each year to Native American and Alaskan Native students.
  • Ford Motors hosts STEAM programs and offers $50,000 in scholarships to some participants who have tribal affiliations.
  • AISES Oracle Academy has scholarships ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 are available to students pursuing computer science degrees.

This list of Scholarships was compiled by Check out their complete Guide to College and Careers for Minorities in STEM.