Undergraduate STEM Scholarships

Ohio Space Grant Consortium (OSGC)

The scholarship was established to award junior or senior undergraduate students whose pursuing in a STEM-related discipline at a member university. The award is worth $3,500 which is $2,500 from NASA and $1,000 from the university. Applicants must present their research at the Annual Student Research Symposium at the Ohio Aerospace Institute.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    Junior or Senior undergraduate students
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • College:
    Attending at a member university which is Case Western Reserve University, Cedarville University, Central State University, Cleveland State University, Kent State University, Marietta College, Miami University, Ohio Northern University, The Ohio State University, Ohio University, The University of Akron, University of Cincinnati, University of Dayton, The University of Toledo, Wilberforce University, Wright State University, Youngstown University
  • Major/Career:
    Pursuing STEM-related disciplines which is Aeronautical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Astronomy, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Control Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Geography, Geology, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Material Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Physics, Radiological Engineering, Systems Engineering, Welding Engineering
  • Miscellaneous:
    Women, underrepresented minorities, and persons with disabilities
  • Other Benefits:
    Junior awards may be renewable for the following year if the student's academic performance is acceptable, good progress has been made on the research project with plans for the following year, and upon approval of the Campus Representative.

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Essay:
    Includes a personal objective statement discussing educational and career goals and proposal for proposed research project
  • Recommendation Letters:
    2 letters of recommendation
  • Other Materials:
    Juniors present a poster, and Seniors make a PowerPoint presentation detailing their research project;