To be eligible for the STEM Major Scholarships for Undergraduate Students, undergraduate candidates must be at least second-year college students enrolled as sophomores or juniors full-time in a four-year college or university at the time of application. Online programs are eligible. A current overall GPA of 3.0 or higher in the current program at an accredited U.S. college or university required at the time of application. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
The following categories of students are not eligible for STEM Majors scholarships: Students attending a community college and planning to attend a four-year university; Students attending a two-year college; Freshman or seniors in a four-year university; High school seniors.
Qualifying STEM majors related to the mission of AFCEA: These majors include: Astronomy, Biometry/Biometrics, Computer Engineering, Computer Forensics Science, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Computer Systems, Cybersecurity, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Geospatial Science, Industrial Engineering, Information Science, Information Technology, Information Resource Management, Intelligence, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Network Engineering, Network Security, Operations, Research, Physics, Robotics Engineering, Robotics Technology, Statistics, Strategic Intelligence and Telecommunications Engineering.