Home > Financial Aid > College Scholarships > Scholarships By Major > Science Scholarships > Barry M Goldwater Scholarship And Excellence In Education Program

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship & Excellence in Education Program

  • Website Address
  • https://goldwater.scholarsapply.org/yybull.php
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • 6225 Brandon Ave.
  • Suite 315
  • Springfield , VA 22150
  • Email Address
  • goldh2o@vacoxmail.com
  • Application Deadline
  • January 29, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 250
  • Maximum Amount
  • $7,500
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program was established by Congress in 1986 to honor Senator Barry Goldwater, who served his country for 56 years as a soldier and statesman, including 30 years of service in the U.S. Senate.

    The purpose of the Foundation is to provide a continuing source of highly qualified scientists, mathematicians, and engineers by awarding scholarships to college students who intend to pursue research careers in these fields.

    Each scholarship covers eligible expenses for undergraduate tuition, fees, books, and room and board, up to a maximum of $7,500 annually. Scholarship monies not used during one academic year are not transferable to the succeeding academic year. Junior-level scholarship recipients are eligible for a maximum of two years (4 semesters) of scholarship support, and senior-level scholarship recipients are eligible for a maximum of one year (2 semesters) of scholarship support.

    Students who plan to study medicine are eligible for a Goldwater Scholarship only if they plan a research career rather than a career as a practicing physician with emphasis on the clinical practice of medicine and patient care. For a full list of acceptable undergraduate majors, for full details or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!

  

Science Scholarships

Latest College & Financial Aid News

Protestors Bully Conservative Guest Speaker, President Not Happy

May 27, 2016

by Susan Dutca

One former and one current DePaul student disrupted a presentation at the school's student center earlier this week. One of them snatched the microphone from the interviewer and appeared to threaten the guest speaker, Milo Yiannopolous, with it. The disturbance was reportedly due to the fundamental disagreement with the subject matter being presented, as it ran counter to that of the protesters [...]

12 Year-Old Genius To Be A Doctor By Age 18?

May 24, 2016

by Susan Dutca

12-year-old Tanishq Abraham has already earned three associate's degrees and has been accepted to two University of California system four-year colleges. 60 percent of college students today are twice that age before they earn a single bachelor's degree. Tanishq Abraham started taking college courses at age 7 and has been accepted to UC Davis and received the highest honor - a Regents [...]

Netflix & Apply for Scholarships

May 19, 2016

by Susan Dutca

Netflix is every college student's delight and distraction. What should've been a two-hour study session ended up being 5 hours of watching Game of Thrones. Apply for one of these Top 10 Scholarships in the time it takes you an episode or two of your favorite TV series. The Scholarships.com "Tell A Friend" $1,000 Sweepstakes Deadline: 6/30/2016 [...]

Follow Us:

facebook twitter rss feed