The Maureen D. Keller Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded by Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences to support the continuing STEM education of our Keller BLOOM Program participants. The $1,000 scholarship honors and remembers Dr. Maureen Keller and her dedication to quality research and education in the field of oceanography. Our Keller BLOOM participants have already proven their academic and extracurricular prowess; the scholarship is awarded to a student who has shown the ability to overcome personal or financial challenges, received excellent letters of recommendation, and demonstrates a passion for science.
Students eligible to receive the Keller Scholarship will: Have been a participant of the previous year's Keller BLOOM Program;
Be a high school senior at the time of application; Be enrolled in a college/university program for the academic year following the award; Intend to major in one of the STEM fields.