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S-STEM Scholars Program

November 21, 2017

S-STEM Scholar

Project Summary
First-year students majoring in biology, chemistry, mathematics, or physics may be eligible for the National Science Foundation (NSF)-supported STEM Scholars Program, which provides scholarships of up to $5,000 per year for three years for students with demonstrated financial need. The program also provides research and academic support and the opportunity to work across disciplines, developing solutions for real-world, global problems. Students from demographic groups underrepresented in the sciences and mathematics are strongly encouraged to apply. There are multiple positions available.

Qualifications:

• Plan to enroll as a second-year student at SJU for the following fall semester, majoring in biology, chemistry, mathematics, or physics;
• Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher;
• Provide two letters of recommendation from St. John’s University or high school faculty research mentors, with at least one of these letters from an SJU professor in math or the sciences; and
• Be interested in pursuing a career in science, engineering, or math

Job Responsibilities:
Be a second-year student at SJU for the following fall semester, majoring in biology, chemistry, mathematics, or physics.
Be interested is solving a global issue.
Enroll in STEM Scholars Seminar for two semesters in sophomore year.

Recruiting Information
Position Status: Open
Level: Undergraduate
Year: Freshman
Type of Position: Paid
Semesters Recruiting: Spring
Campus(es): Queens

Interested in this Job?

If you are interested in this research opportunity, contact Dr. Alison Hyslop at hyslopa@stjohns.edu