FAIRFAX, Va. Feb. 17, 2011 $5,000
Barack Obama Jan. 25
$1,000 Booz Allen Hamilton
For the 2011-2012 school year – with the added support of Terremark Worldwide and five AFCEA Chapters, 50 scholarships will be available. To be eligible, students must be a U.S. citizen and a sophomore, junior, graduate or credential/licensure student attending an accredited college or university in the U.S. and be pursuing a degree for the purpose of teaching a STEM subject in a U.S. middle or secondary school. Additionally, nominees must be enrolled full time and hold a minimum grade point average of 3.0.
http://stem.afcea.org May 1, 2011
About AFCEA International and the AFCEA Educational Foundation
The AFCEA Educational Foundation works closely with the chapters, raises funds, and provides leadership, guidance, and rewards to help motivate more students to become scientists and engineers. The Foundation is an independent 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to providing educational incentives, opportunities, and assistance for students and teachers in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines (broadly known as STEM). In 2009 the AFCEA Educational Foundation awarded more than $1.5M in scholarships and grants. The AFCEA Educational Foundation has been granting scholarships and grants to college students in STEM disciplines for 30 years. Working with AFCEA local chapters, the Foundation’s Science Teaching Tool program annually reaches 200+ teachers and an estimated 50,000+ students in grades kindergarten through high school.
SOURCE AFCEA International