STEM Scholarship Program

STEM Scholarship Program

The CA/HI NAACP and VEECO STEM Scholarship was established to assist deserving students by offering financial assistance to help meet educational expenses. Scholarship candidates must be full-time students in good academic standing and have written proof of acceptance at an accredited 4-year university. The amount of each award is $3000.00.

To be eligible for selection, scholarship candidates must:

  • Be in good academic standing
  • Be a graduating high school senior
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.2
  • Complete the STEM Scholarship Application
  • Submit most recent certified copy of high school transcript
  • Submit 2 letters of recommendation
  • Be a member of the NAACP
  • Be a resident of California or Hawaii

The applications must be submitted by April 15, 2022, at 5:00 p.m.

Application Timeline

Tuesday, March 15, 2022  Scholarship Application Available
Friday, April 15, 2022  Application Period Closes
May 1-6, 2022  Semi-Finalist Interviews Conducted
Friday, May 13, 2022  Finalists/Awardees Announced

For more information, please contact Salena Pryor at (916) 831-0428 or