Do you know about the amazing EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship? If you are attending a minority-serving institution as defined by the U.S. Department of Education, then you should not miss this chance to apply for this scholarship. NOAA is happily announcing its EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship program. United States citizen and U.S. nationals who are currently enrolled as full-time 2nd-year students in a four-year academic program or transferring from a two year to a four-year institution or 3rd-year students in a five-year program are eligible to apply.
The mission of NOAA is to support all the deserving students who are studying at the invaluable minority-serving institution and help them make most of their academic years. The aim behind this program is to support the students with all the needed assistance and help them to grow their careers in the STEM field. NOAA understands that talented students need to get the right direction to create a remarkable career in the fields of STEM. Minority serving institutes provide all the needed academies assistance while NOAA is motivated to provide them with financial assistance.
NOAA is an agency that enriches life through science. From daily weather forecasts, severe storm warnings, and climate monitoring to fisheries management, coastal restoration, and supporting marine commerce, NOAA’s products and services support economic vitality and affect more than one of America’s gross domestic products. The dedicated scientist of NOAA use cutting edge research and high tech instrumentation to provide citizens, planners, emergency managers, and other decision-makers with the reliable information they need. Their mission is to understand and predict changes in climate, weather, oceans, and coasts, and to share that knowledge and information with others and to conserve and manage coastal and marine ecosystems and resources.
|Number of Awards||Two|
|Application Deadline||February 1, 2021|
Who May Be Eligible?
Here are the requirements you need to follow before applying for the program:
- Applicants must be United States citizens or U.S. nationals;
- Students must be currently enrolled as full-time 2nd-year students in a four-year academic program or transferring from a two-year to a four-year institution, or 3rd-year students in a five-year program;
- Candidates must be studying a discipline related to NOAA’s programs and mission at an accredited minority-serving institution (college or university within the United States or U.S. territories);
- Must earn and maintain a minimum 3.2-grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
How to Apply
To apply for the program students need to fill the application form. First, you need to log in using your credential if you do not have an account you need to create it. Complete the application with all the required details and the documents accordingly. Late applications will not be considered for the program. All the data provided through this form should be valid.
Two students will be selected and will receive an award up to $45000 during their junior or senior years. Recipients can attend a two-week orientation at NOAA in Silver Spring, MD. This program provides students with real work experience.
The last date to apply is February 1, 2021.