Dear San Diego FTC Coaches and Senior Students:
Applications are now open for the 2017-2018 San Diego FTC Achievement Scholarships. There will be multiple scholarships awarded this year!
Deadline: February 17, 2018 at 11:59 pm
Winners Announced: February 25, 2018 (at the San Diego Regional Championship)
To apply, just return the attached application, the coach recommendation form, and the (optional but strongly recommended) counselor recommendation form so that they are received by February 17, 2018.
For all those students heading to college in 2018, take a look at the listings of scholarships and internships. You might find some that fit you, help you stand out, and make paying for college a bit easier. We'll continue to update the list as more programs put out 2018 information.
For any of you who know an undergraduate female interested in aerospace, or for you to keep in mind once you start college - check out the Brooke Owen Fellowship. The deadline is Tue Dec 5, but you can apply online. Look at the opportunities listed as of today:
Air Line Pilots Association
Altius Space Machines
Amazon Prime Air
Bryce Space and Technology
Commercial Spaceflight Federation
Jet Blue Technology Ventures
Made in Space
The Moak Group
Mojave Air and Space Port
Museum of Flight
Sierra Nevada Corporation
The Spaceship Company
SSC Pacific works with two summer internship programs designed for exceptional high school students and college (community college, junior college, undergrad and graduate) students who have an interest in a future career in the science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM) fields. The deadline for applications for the 2018 summer internship is the end of next month, Oct. 31, 2017
For high school candidates:
The Science and Engineering Apprenticeship Program (SEAP) provides an opportunity for students to participate in research at a Department of Navy (DoN) laboratory during the summer. The goals of SEAP are to encourage participating students to pursue science and engineering careers, to further their education via mentoring by laboratory personnel and their participation in research, and to make them aware of DoN research and technology efforts, which can lead to employment within the DoN.
San Diego's lab specific eligibility criteria can be found here: https://seap.asee.org/participating_labs/space_and_naval_warfare_systems_center___pacific__san_diego_
Online application link: https://seap.asee.org/apply
For college candidates (and for the first time -- community college and junior college) undergraduate and graduate students:
The Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP) provides an opportunity for students to participate in research at a Department of Navy (DoN) laboratory during the summer. The goals of NREIP are to encourage participating students to pursue science and engineering careers, to further education via mentoring by laboratory personnel and their participation in research, and to make them aware of DoN research and technology efforts, which can lead to employment within the DoN
San Diego's lab specific eligibility criteria can be found here:
Online application link: https://nreip.asee.org/apply
You can select just the blog posts that announce programs we hear about:
Let us know if you find this useful or have any suggestions.
Siemens sponsors a competition for individual high school seniors or teams of high school students - unfortunately the deadline for teams to be finalized has passed. However, individual high school seniors can still apply. Research Reports may be submitted on projects in the fields of mathematics, engineering, biological and physical sciences. Social and behavioral science research projects are NOT eligible.
Scholarship awards range from $1000 to $100,000 - deadline is Sep 19, 2017. See below for details:
The Science Talent Search and scholarship program has been in existence since 1942. It is currently sponsored by Regeneron, and was sponsored by Intel before that and Westinghouse before that. The program seeks high school seniors who have done independent research, and there are many scholarships available from $2000 awards to 300 students all the way up to $250,000 for the top scholar!
Application deadline is November 15, 2017. For more information and to see a sample application:
Scholarship Details As a company driven to help students succeed, we know that college is an important step along many career paths, but it can be expensive. Students can upload notes to StudySoup to lighten their financial burden. However, we still felt like we could do more to give back to the future leaders of the world. We also believe that it is our responsibility to foster innovation in the field of technology and help underrepresented students break down barriers. Therefore, we are offering a $2000 Women in Technology Scholarship to an outstanding female student who is planning a career in the field of computer science and/or computer programming.
Scholarship Eligibility Any female individual at least sixteen (16) years old who meets one of the following criteria:
More details at https://studysoup.com/scholarships/women-in-technology