Girl Up is committed to bridging the gender gap and breaking down barriers everywhere they exist. Supported by partners and donors, the new Girl Up Scholarship Fund honors young leaders’ unwavering commitment to making the world a better place for every girl, everywhere.
The Girl Up STEM Scholarship application is open to any self-identified girl or woman who fits the following criteria: Is enrolled in a 2-year, 4-year, or technical college by time of funds disbursement (high school seniors can apply!)?Is pursuing specific field in STEM (pursuing a degree in a STEM field and/or plans to use STEM as a platform for advocacy) Has no familial relationship with a UN Foundation employee or other conflict-of-interest with the UN Foundation. Applicants who represent underrepresented backgrounds in regard to race/ethnicity, nationality, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, gender identity, ability, religion etc., are especially encouraged to apply.