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Underrepresented Minority Student Scholarship Application

Underrepresented Minority Student Scholarship Application

Complete the information below to apply for the Underrepresented Minority Student Fellowship Application for the Summer 2017 START internship program.

Applications are due alongside Summer 2017 Internship Applications. Applicants must also apply to the internship program separately. 

Your Name
Contact Information

Please provide us with a current address. If selected as an awardee, this is the address we will use to process your payment.

Please indicate your race.As this program is specifically for underrepresented minority students, this question will be used to determine your qualification for consideration
If you selected other in the race category, please describe here.
Academic Information
Indicate the institution you are currently enrolled in as an undergraduate.
Please indicate your primary major.
Current GPA on a 4.0 scale.
Your class standing for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Please indicate any additional declared majors.
Please indicate any declared minors.
Please indicate how many credit hours you have completed at the time of application.
Please indicate your expected term and year of graduation (e.g., Fall 2019).
Supplementary Materials

In addition to this form, you must include the following documents in PDF files in this order:

  1. A one-page statement of goals and purpose;  
  2. A letter of recommendation from a faculty member from your home institution, and;
  3. A copy of your FAFSA (or equivalent statement of financial need) for the 2017-2018 academic year.

You must include all of these files to submit this application.  These files must be in (.PDF).

Submit Application

By entering my full name and dated into the box below, I am digitally signing this document and if accepted to the Underrepresented Minority Student Scholarship, I understand that I must complete a 20 hour/week internship for Summer 2017 at START.

Failure to electronically sign this document is grounds for refusal of admittance into the Underrepresented Minority Student Scholarship Program. If accepted into the program, violating these terms is grounds for removal from the program.