STEM Opportunity Scholarships

Eligibility: These scholarships are available to residents of Franklin and Somerset counties who are between the ages of 16 and 64. Individuals must be accepted into or enrolled in a STEM related course of study that is beyond and/or outside of high school that leads to earning credential of value. People with all types of backgrounds and experiences are encouraged to apply.
Scholarship Amount: $2,000 to $4,000 (up to 10 scholarships may be awarded each year)
Application Process:

Applicants need to complete the online application, provide the names of two contacts, and show official acceptance into a STEM related training or education program beyond and/or outside of high school. The online application and additional information can be found at Stem Opportunity Scholarships (

Application are considered throughout the year on an ongoing, rolling basis with the selection committee meeting a minimum of three times per year to consider applicants.