STEM fields

Scholarship

AAUW Rockford Area Affiliate STEM Scholarship

2018 STEM Scholarship Information sheet

2018 STEM Scholarship Application form

Read more about women in STEM:  AAUW information on STEM education (national site)

The Rockford Area Branch of AAUW is pleased to award STEM college scholarships to deserving female residents from Winnebago, Boone or Ogle Country who are going to study in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM). If you would like to be considered for this scholarship, please download the entry form above and submit all application materials to either address below. Only completed entries will be considered.

Submit the completed application to either address below:

Email                                 — OR — Postal mail
aauwrockford@gmail.com Rockford Area Branch AAUW
c/o YWCA of Rockford
4990 E. State St.
Rockford, IL 61108

STEM Occupation Reference Material

The Economics & Statistics Administration of the United States Department of Commerce published “Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation” by David Beede, Tiffany Julian, David Langdon, George McKittrick, Beethika Khan, and Mark Doms on August 3, 2011.

The report was updated on March 30, 2017 in “STEM Jobs: 2017 Update” by Ryan Noonan, Office of the Chief Economist; US Department of Commerce Economics and Statistics Administration.