Dr. Meira Fields Scholarship:

This is for UNR students with a declared STEM major or minor who are studying abroad on a USAC program in 2018. This scholarship honors the late Dr. Fields’ significant research and academic work in STEM fields around the world. The donation is matched by USAC for a total of $50,000, with $10,000 allocated for UNR students in 2018. Since Fall 2015, $36,000 has been awarded to 31 UNR students, with award amounts ranging from $500-$2,500.

Eligibility:

  • Student at University of Nevada, Reno, University of Missouri, University of Idaho, Boise State University, or the University of Florida
  • Declared STEM major or minor
  • Meet the GPA requirement for their selected USAC program
  • at least 12 credits a semester or 3 credits for summer terms

 

USAC STEM Scholarship:

This scholarship encourages STEM students to incorporate international education into their academic plans, and award amounts range from $750-$1,000.

Eligibility:

  • Declared STEM major or minor
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • at least 12 credits a semester or 3 credits for summer terms

 

Students and advisors can learn about USAC scholarships and the application process here. The deadline for Spring and January 2018 programs is November 1st and the deadline for Summer and Fall 2018 applicants is April 1st.

 

Please feel direct any students or advisors to our Scholarship and Alumni Coordinator, Moriah Mock (moriah.mock@usac.edu).

For more information click the links below:

UNR_Scholarship Opportunities

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