AAUW Rockford Area Affiliate STEM Scholarship
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|
|firstname.lastname@example.org||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.
- Full report is available for download in PDF format at https://www.commerce.gov/news/reports/2011/08/women-stem-gender-gap-innovationhttp://www.esa.doc.gov/sites/default/files/womeninstemagaptoinnovation8311.pdf
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.
- Update is available for download in PDF format at
- Appendix Tables 1 and 2 from the 2017 update show detailed STEM occupations and detailed STEM undergraduate majors.