University of Texas-Pan American offers Scholarship for Undergraduates in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Edinburg, Texas, 2012
Scholarship Program: Robert Noyce Scholarship Program
Type of Award: Scholarship
Nationality: U.S. Citizen
Employer: UTPA’s College of Science and Mathematics, the College of Education and several independent school districts in the South Texas region
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Subject(s): Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Duration: Not Known
Number of Awards: 24 Awards
Am I Eligible? (1) Must be an undergraduate student majoring in a field of science, technology, engineering or mathematics
(2) Have a GPA of 3.0 or better in Math and Science and an overall GPA of 2.75 or better.
(3) Must beU.S.citizen, national or permanent resident and willing to teach in a high-need school district inTexas
What does it cover? Tuition, room and board, books, transportation and miscellaneous expenses
How do I Apply? By Electronically
Scholarship Description: These scholarships need to have a mechanism to attract students to physics and chemistry, and providing this scholarship is a good recruitment tool. It is a competitive scholarship and it is prestigious because not all universities have this program. The program seeks to increase the quantity and quality of secondary science and mathematics teachers in theRio GrandeValley, particularly since students will now have more stringent science requirements in high school.
Application closing date: 23 November, 2012