Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Scholarships


Application Information

The University of St. Thomas will offer two full-tuition scholarships and two $8,000 scholarships to top candidates who intend to pursue degrees in the sciences, mathematics or engineering starting in fall 2016.

The Role and Characteristics of the Science Scholar

The Science Scholar is an ambassador for the science, mathematics, and engineering programs at the University of St. Thomas.  Our Science Scholars represent the science, mathematics, and engineering programs at various functions, during their studies at the university, and by their leadership.  Consequently we are looking for well-rounded, high-achieving candidates with a love and contagious excitement for science, mathematics and engineering.

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
  • Applicants must be high school seniors during the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Applicants must be accepted to attend St. Thomas as an undergraduate in the fall of 2016.
  • ACT composite score greater than or equal to 28 or SAT total score greater than or equal to 1260.

Requirements: 

Scholarship recipients must major in one of 11 undergraduate academic areas: actuarial science, biochemistry, biology, chemistry, computer and information sciences, engineering, environmental science, geology, mathematics, neuroscience, physics or statistics.

Recipients must maintain a 3.5 institutional GPA to renew their scholarships. Scholarships may be renewed for three years.

For further information:

sciencescholarship@stthomas.edu

Dr. Kerri Carlson, Biology
(651) 962-5222
1-800-328-6819, ext. 2-5222


Dr. Lisa Prevette, Chemistry
(651) 962-5672
1-800-328-6819, ext. 2-5672