South Plains STEM Scholars
The South Plains STEM Scholars initiative is accepting applications for a cross-departmental program specifically for students with an interest in STEM fields (specifically biology, physics, math, geosciences or chemistry).
- Be part of a team of approximately 40 students from across the South Plains region.
- Take foundational courses in mathematics and research.
- Engage in locally relevant research and internship experiences.
- Attend seminars on the future of rural America.
- conduct service-learning projects in communities.
Students who are accepted into the South Plains STEM Scholars program are eligible to receive up to $5,000 per year in scholarship support.
Students who are accepted into the South Plains STEM Scholars program will be co-mentored by faculty from five STEM departments and by the program directors.