This year we will be awarding four (4) $4,000 scholarships to undergraduate students of accredited 4-year colleges and universities. The “Virginia Heinlein Memorial Scholarship” is dedicated to a female candidate majoring in engineering, math, or biological or physical sciences. The Robert A. Heinlein, Dr. Yoji Kondo, and Dr. Jerry Pournelle scholarships may be awarded to a candidate of any gender. Winners will be announced on July 7th.
Applicant must plan to attend an accredited college that awards Bachelor of Science degrees as a full-time undergraduate student for the coming academic year.. Major must be Engineering, Math, or Physical or Biological Sciences. Open to residents of any country. Previous applicants, including winners, may enter again, but must write on a different topic than their previous entry. Candidates cannot have previously been awarded a bachelor’s degree in any subject.