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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.
- Biology Concentration, Grades 9-12
- Chemistry Concentration, Grades 9-12
- Earth & Space Science, Grades 9-12
- Math Concentration
- Physics, Grades 9-12
Physics & Engineering Majors
Chemical Sciences plus: