Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship

The program will be open to individuals studying engineering or computer science that demonstrate financial need and come from an underrepresented group or underserved community. Lockheed Martin internship opportunities will be available for students beginning their sophomore year of college, and mentorships will also be built into the program.

Students who demonstrate financial need and come from an underrepresented group or underserved community will be eligible to receive a Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship. Applicants must also meet the following criteria:

  • Majoring or planning to major in Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Math, Physics, Information Systems/Management Information Systems or Information Assurance
  • High school senior with a 3.5 or above GPA
  • Freshman/sophomore undergraduate students with a 3.0 or above GPA
  • Attending or planning to attend an accredited U.S. four-year college or university
  • U.S. citizen
  • Be willing to consider a paid internship with Lockheed Martin following their freshman, sophomore or junior year of college, other circumstances notwithstanding (note: the internship is not required to receive a scholarship)

Preference will be given to:

  • Women
  • People of Color
  • People with Disabilities
  • Individuals who identify as LGBTQ
  • Those that are or will be first-generation college students
  • Those attending or planning to attend a Lockheed Martin partner institution
  • Those who have taken Project Lead the Way (PLTW) classes in high school
  • Students that have demonstrated leadership capabilities (evidenced by volunteerism, mentoring younger students, STEM-focused extracurricular activities, work experience)
  • Those with a compelling personal story and/or family circumstances (i.e. military family)

Award
$10,000
Deadline
03/12/2019