2017 STEM College Scholarship Funds Announced
The AFCEA Blue Angels Pensacola Chapter is pleased to announced the availability of $10,000 in scholarship funds available to high school seniors entering college in a STEM studies major in the fall of 2017. Funds for these scholarships are a result of tremendous community support and sponsorship of the CyberThon 2017 event. Details are posted below.
AFCEA Pensacola VP of Programs Mel Stinson presents a scholarship award at Booker T. Washington High School
AFCEA Pensacola 2017 STEM College Scholarships
Who can apply?
High school seniors from Escambia County, FL and Santa Rosa County, FL graduating in the spring of 2017 with plans to attend college in a STEM related major are eligible to apply.
What is considered a STEM field of study?
Our selection committee adheres to the generally accepted STEM guidelines of the National Science Foundation which include: Biometry/Biometrics, Computer Engineering, Computer Forensics Science, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Computer Systems, Cybersecurity, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Geospatial Science, Information Science, Information Technology, Information Resource Management, Intelligence, Mathematics, Network Engineering, Network Security, Operations, Research, Physics, Robotics Engineering, Robotics Technology, Statistics, Strategic Intelligence, and Telecommunications Engineering.
How many scholarships are available?
We will award up to ten (10) individual scholarships of $1,000 each to eligible applicants. If more than ten applications are recieved, the AFCEA Pensacola Board of Directors will award scholarships to the ten most highly qualified applicants.
How do I apply?
Download the Scholarship Application Form here and submit to the AFCEA Pensacola Chapter by April 20, 2017, along with all required documents.