National Science Foundation Scholarship:
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

Frequently Asked Questions

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Q: If I have never completed Science or Technology course, but I am currently taking one, and I eligible to apply?
A: No. You must have completed at least one course from a Science or Technology department.


Q: If I do not intend to transfer to a four year institution, can I be eligible for the scholarship?
A: Yes. If you are working towards a certificate or an AA degree from one of the Science and Technology departments, you are eligible to apply.


Q: Can I apply if I am not a US Citizen?
A: Yes. All lawfully admitted residents are eligible.


Q: Do I need to submit a FAFSA to the financial aid department?
A: Yes. Your application cannot be processed until you submit your FAFSA.