Toyota-VU Women in STEM Scholarship & Leadership Series

Women in STEM
Scholarship & Leadership Series

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana

The Vincennes University Foundation is honored to be the recipient of a Toyota Foundation Grant to support Women in STEM Initiatives.

Scholarship Criteria and Awards

With the first awards scheduled for the 2021-2022 academic year, the Women in STEM Scholarship Fund is available to students meeting the following criteria:

  • First-time full-time female student
  • Enroll in as AS or ASCT degree path in one of the approved STEM majors
  • Participate in the Toyota Women in STEM Leadership Series
  • Apply for residential housing (French Quarter not included)
  • Must be a resident of Indiana or Illinois
  • Must have submitted a FAFSA
  • Must have a 2.5 cumulative grade point average

The Scholarships are applied as one-year scholarships which will be applied to campus housing costs. One-half of the scholarship will be awarded each semester. The recipient must maintain a 2.5 GPA to receive the second installment for the Spring term.

Awards will be determined by a scholarship committee selected by Vincennes University Foundation. These are last dollar scholarships and no cash refunds are allowed. Award amount is determined by the individual student's financial aid package with a maximum awards of $2,500.


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Physics & Engineering Majors

Biological/Biomedical Sciences

Chemical Sciences plus: 

Horticulture Technology


Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences plus: