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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program

Description

Applicants must intend to pursue a research career in a natural science, mathematics or engineering. They should also be U.S. citizens from the 50 states or the District of Columbia or U.S. nationals for those students nominated by institutions in Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Permanent residents are also eligible. A permanent resident must submit a photocopy of their Permanent Resident Card, also known as the Green Card. Each Goldwater Scholar annually receives an amount equal to the cost of tuition, mandatory fees, books, and room and board minus the amount of support provided for by other sources, up to a maximum of $7.500. Eligible applicants must identify and get in touch with their school's campus representative. This is a key step to be able to move forward to the next application steps. Nomination deadline is last Friday on January.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Research essay, Permanent Resident Card (if applicable)
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Transcript
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Contact goldwater@scholarshipamerica.org
Tel: 507-931-8335 Address 2121 Eisenhower Ave., Suite 402
Alexandria, VA 22314