STEM Scholarships

Each year, thousands of dollars in scholarship money are awarded to students enrolled in the College of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Scholarships come from a variety of sources, vary in amount, and are available to both incoming and current STEM students. Below, you will find further information regarding the opportunities that may be available to you through the STEM College.

Click here for the STEM Scholarship Application


Current Students

STEM Common Application

Over 30 scholarships are available for current STEM students through the STEM Scholarship Application. By completing this one application, you will be considered for all available STEM College Scholarships for which you qualify for that academic year. Completed applications must be submitted by 5pm on February 1st every year to be considered for the following academic year. Most scholarships require that a FAFSA also be completed.

For a full list of scholarships awarded through the STEM Scholarship Application, Click Here

You can also find scholarship applications, along with additional information, on the scholarship board outside of the Dean’s Office in Moser Hall, Room 2200.


Builders Association of Eastern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania Scholarship

CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION

Carol Lamb 330-941-4625

    Available for majors in Civil And Construction Engineering Technology

    Deadline: July 1st


Alan Jacobs Achievement in Environmental Studies

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Geology and Environmental Science Department, Moser Hall 2120

    Refund for the cost of the textbook for students who receive an A in ENST 1500

    Deadline: 5 days before the end of the term


Ann Harris Scholarship

Geology and Environmental Science Department, Moser Hall 2120

    For Junior and Senior Geology majors with at least a 3.5 toward the cost of a summer field camp

    Deadline: March 1st


Dr. Ronald A. Parise Scholarship

Physics Department, Ward Beecher Hall 2023

    Awarded to physics majors with at least a 3.0 GPA, preference to Mahoning and Trumbull residents

    Deadline: February 15th


Help A Sister Out

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Sherri Lovelace-Cameron, Ward Beecher Hall 5016

    Awarded to full-time graduate and undergraduate female African American students majoring in Biology, Chemistry, or Physics with minimum 3.0 GPA

    Deadline: March 15th

Additional Resources for current students


Choose Ohio First Scholarship Program

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The Choose Ohio First Scholarship Program (COFSP) is a state-funded program for Ohio Residents pursuing a major in a STEM field. The program comprises two components: A Summer Math Bridge for high school sophomores and juniors and a scholarship program for YSU STEM Majors.


Incoming Students

First-time STEM students are encouraged to apply for one of our several scholarships available to incoming students. See details below for deadlines and application information.

STEM Scholarship Common Application

Although most of these scholarships require at least sophomore level status, by completing this one application, you will be considered for all available STEM College Scholarships for which you qualify for that academic year, in the event that a new scholarship becomes available. Completed applications must be submitted by 5pm on February 1st every year to be considered for the following academic year. Most scholarships require that a FAFSA also be completed.

You can also find scholarship applications, along with additional information, on the scholarship board outside of the Dean’s Office in Moser Hall, Room 2200.

Choose Ohio First Scholarship Program

The Choose Ohio First Scholarship Program (COFSP) is a state-funded program for Ohio Residents pursuing a major in a STEM field. The program comprises two components: A Summer Math Bridge for high school sophomores and juniors and a scholarship program for YSU STEM Majors.

For full information, visit the Choose Ohio First Scholarship page.

FIRST Robotics Scholarship

Available to an incoming student who has participated for at least one year on a FIRST Robotics Team.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 1st

Click here for an application to the FIRST Scholarship Application