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    MPOWER Women in STEM Scholarship

    Offered by MPOWER Financing

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Apr 10, 2024
    Multiple awards worth

    $1,000 - $6,000

    Grade level

    College & Graduate Students

    Application deadline:

    June 30, 2024

    Scholarship Overview

    Are you an international or DACA female student looking to earn a STEM degree abroad? If so, you may be eligible for the MPOWER Women in STEM Scholarship! The scholarship is open to international women who want to earn a STEM degree in the U.S. or Canada and are allowed to legally study in the U.S. or Canada. Thus, international women looking to study in the U.S. must have a Green Card, DACA status, or a valid visa. As for Canada, eligible applicants must be permanent residents or have a valid Canadian study permit. Each year, the scholarship recipients receive up to $6,000 to help pay for their degrees.

    If you are a woman in STEM and are looking for a scholarship opportunity, we encourage you to apply!

    About MPOWER Financing

    MPOWER Financing is a public-benefit corporation based in Washington, D.C. that is dedicated to advocating for women in STEM. They look to reduce financial barriers to international education, and with this program, they hope to support women in obtaining their STEM degrees.

    Eligibility information

    The scholarship is open to women enrolled or accepted to study full-time in a STEM degree program at a U.S. or Canadian school that MPOWER supports. Applicants must hold either a valid visa that permits study in the U.S. or Canada, be protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), or be U.S. or Canadian permanent residents (Green Card holders). Applicants must also meet the below eligibility requirements.

    Grade Level

    College & Graduate Students

    Citizenship

    Permanent Residents, DACA, Other

    Academic Interest

    Computer Science, Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Biology, Math, Education, Healthcare

    Other Category

    Women

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, students must submit proof of their citizenship, gender, and immigration status (i.e., your passport and visa), in addition to submitting an online application and the below application materials.

    500-word essay

    Academic transcript

    Resume or CV

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    Scholarship FAQ

    Is this scholarship open to international students?

    Yes, this scholarship is open to Permanent Residents, DACA students and international students.

    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact MPOWER Financing at https://www.mpowerfinancing.com/contact-us/.

    Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

    For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).

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