It is also important to note that if you are receiving other financial support, the amount of the scholarship
may be limited by your institution’s policies. Scholarships can be renewed for up to a total of three years
of financial support as long
as recipients maintain eligibility and meet the requirements of the STEM CONNECT program.
Students awarded scholarships through SCC or WNCC must attend at least one semester at the community college
prior to transferring to UNL in a STEM CONNECT eligible major.
Your personal statement is viewed as an important part of the information that will be considered. In
addition, each Scholarship Selection Committee will have access to the information you make available when
you apply for admission and scholarship
consideration as well as your collegiate academic record if you are a current student at SCC or WNCC.
Consistent with NSF’s desire to diversify the Nation’s STEM workforce by identifying and supporting talent
from all of the Nation’s communities, the Scholarship Selection Committee will select a diverse pool of
scholarship recipients that include: