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The HENAAC Scholars Program addresses the immense need to produce more domestic engineers and scientists for the U.S. to remain globally competitive in the STEM marketplace.

The goal of the Program is to increase the persistence to graduation among underrepresented and underserved STEM college students.  The financial support of the HENAAC Scholars Programs helps these students focus on their coursework so they can graduate on time, enter a STEM profession, continue to serve as a role model for future generations, and secure the country’s place as the finest technological leader in the world.

  • A merit-based scholarship ranging in amounts from $500 to $10,000.  Information on the types of available scholarships can be viewed here.
  • Listing in the HENAAC Scholars press release
  • Transportation support to the annual HENAAC Conference, where Scholars are presented with their scholarship alongside the sponsor. The 2018 HENAAC Conference will he held in Pasadena, CA from October 17 – 21, 2018. Scholars will be provided travel beginning Wednesday, October 17.

Great Minds in STEM is grateful to have a broad portfolio of industry, government, non-profits and private donors, who are dedicated to supporting the academic pursuits of our nation’s underserved STEM students, who merit competitive academics, strong leadership, and commitment to service.

For more information and to access the applications, visit the Great Minds in STEM (GSiM) website. Applications are due 11:59 pm PST on April 30, 2018.


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