The Motivating Undergraduates in Science & Technology (MUST) Scholarship Program application is now available online.

08/07/2006

The Motivating Undergraduates in Science & Technology (MUST) Scholarship Program application is now available online. Approximately 100 undergraduate students in engineering, science and technology fields will be awarded scholarships covering half of tuition up to $10,000.  MUST scholarship recipients will also receive a $5,000 stipend for a summer internship at a NASA facility.

The program is administered by a collaboration between the Hispanic College Fund (HCF), Society of Hispanic Engineers (SHPE) and the United Negro College Fund Special Programs (UNCFSP). 

The final deadline is August 19, 2006 – the MUST application is entirely on-line.  You will be required to submit an essay, a letter of recommendation, and resume on-line plus you will have to mail a transcript and proof of citizenship to HCF offices, so finish your application early! Please view the url below to apply.

http://scholarships.hispanicfund.org/

FYI:  Program Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be U.S. citizen
  • Must be studying at an accredited college or university in the U.S. or Puerto Rico for the 2006-2007 academic year
  • Be a rising freshman, sophomore, junior or transfer student attending or enrolling in an accredited U.S. higher education institution as a full-time student
  • Must have earned and maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average of no less than 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Must be pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics