Scholarships and Research Opportunities for Minorities in Science

Eligibility:

Any African-American, Hispanic American, or Native American

U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is majoring or planning to

major in physics, and who is a high school senior, college

freshman, or sophomore is eligible to apply for the scholarship

Deadline: February 16, 2001

http://positron.aps.org/educ/com/main-scholarship.html

Eligibility:

A U. S. citizen or permanent resident who is not graduating prior to the summer and a woman or a member of a minority group underrepresented in the sciences (Black, Hispanic, or Native-American) who has demonstrated interest in the fields of Communications Sciences, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Science, Mathematics, Operations Research, Physics, Statistics, Human Computer Interaction, Industrial Engineering, or other fields related to those above.

Deadline: December 1

http://www.research.att.com/academic/urp.html#describe

Eligibility:

A U. S. citizen or permanent resident who is a woman or a member of a minority group underrepresented in the sciences (Black, Hispanic, or Native-American) who has demonstrated interest in the fields of Communications Sciences, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Science, Mathematics, Physics, Optics, Statistics, Wireless & Radio Engineering, Data Networking, Materials Science, or Chemistry.

http://www.bell-labs.com/employment/srp/info.html

Eligibility:

Scholarships are offered to individuals who are U.S. citizens at the time of application, and who are members of the following under-represented minority groups: African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, and Pacific Islanders.

http://www.ntaonline.org/science.htm

Eligibility:

African American, Asian, Pacific Islander, American Indian, Native Alaskan and Hispanic (must be US citizens or visa-holding Permanent Residents) academic high acheivers (3.0+ GPA) enrolled as a full time student in any of these technical sciences or engineering disciplines: Chemistry, Engineering (Chemical, Computer, Electrical, Imaging, Mechanical, Optical, Software), Information Management, Physics, Material Science.

Deadline: September 15 each year

http://www2.xerox.com/go/xrx/about_xerox/about_xerox_detail.jsp?view=editorial&id=11142&sub=2&trk=/Working_at_Xerox/

Eligibility:

African American students who plan to pursue degrees in physics

Deadline: February 19, 2001

http://www.nsbp.org/scholarship.html

Eligibility:

Citizens or nationals of the United States. Applicants must have become a citizen by the application deadline date. Members of the following groups: Alaskan Natives (Eskimo or Aleut), Black/African Americans, Mexican Americans/Chicanas/Chicanos, Native American Indians, Native Pacific Islanders (Polynesian/Micronesian), Puerto Ricans. Individuals enrolled in, or planning to enroll in, a research-based PhD or ScD program. Individuals who aspire to a teaching and research career. Persons who have not earned a doctoral degree at any time, in any field.

Deadline: November 10, 2000

http://www4.nationalacademies.org/osep/fo.nsf/44bf87db309563a0852566f2006d63bb/c1cabdce9dd1a9a7852567de0055ceb9?OpenDocument

Eligibility:

Applicant must be a female with sophomore or junior standing at a US college or university at the time of application. Majoring in chemistry, physics, materials science or engineering, computer science or engineering, chemical, electrical, mechanical engineering. Have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Deadline: February 5, 2001

http://www.aps.org/educ/cswp/ibmintern.html

Eligibility:

American Indian (see web site for specifics) majoring in math, physical science, engineering, medicince, science, or natural resources.

Deadline: June 15

http://www.aises.org/scholarships/#ATAnderson

List compiled and edited thanks to Ulai Noomnarm.