S-STEM: Scholarships for Success: Husky PAWS (Pathways for Academic Wellness and Success)

The S-STEM Husky PAWS scholarship is awarded competitively to incoming first-year students who are Pell-eligible and majoring in Applied Geophysics, Applied Physics/Physics, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Network & System Administration, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Data Science, Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, Environmental Engineering, Geological Engineering, Geology, Geospatial Engineering, General Computing, General Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Mechatronics, Mining Engineering, Robotics Engineering, or Software Engineering. 

These scholarships are made possible through funding from the National Science Foundation’s Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) program, which seeks to increase the number of low-income, academically talented students with demonstrated financial need who earn degrees in STEM fields.

*Husky PAWS Scholars will be required to participate in a 3-week Summer Bridge 1-credit course prior to the start of their first semester, followed by Prep4Tech and Orientation Week.

Award Value

S-STEM Husky PAWS scholarships will meet student's remaining unmet need (after all other scholarships and aid are awarded), up to $15,000 each year for undergraduate students, and up to $20,000 for students pursuing a master's degree.