Apply for the ACC T-STEM Scholarship

If you’re pursuing a degree or certificate in any of dozens of STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) fields, there could be a $2,500 T-STEM Scholarship for you!

More than 100 scholarship awards are still available for the 2016-17 school year. The T-STEM Scholarship can be renewed for a second year when you maintain certain eligibility requirements. Find out more below.

Eligible Program Areas

  • Computer Science and Information Technology
  • Engineering
  • Electronics and Advanced Technologies
  • Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology
  • Biological Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Physical Sciences
  • Health Sciences (select programs)

See the list of eligible degree and certificate programs (PDF)>

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be self-declared and taking courses in an eligible T-STEM program at ACC.
  • Be a high school graduate with at least a 3.0 GPA in high school math and science courses, or have equivalent GED scores (transcripts/GED scores must be provided).
  • Enroll in a minimum of 9 credit hours per semester (exceptions can be made for specific programs and a student’s final semester).
  • Be registered with the Selective Service System or have a statement declaring exemption.
  • Work no more than 15 hours per week if employed in your T-STEM field of study.
  • Be in good academic standing at ACC (2.0 GPA with a 50% completion rate toward your degree or certificate program).

Returning Scholarship Recipients

To keep your T-STEM Scholarship eligibility for a second year, you must complete 30 credit hours with an 80% completion rate toward your degree or certificate program, and maintain a 3.0 GPA each semester during the first year you’ve been awarded the scholarship.

Contact Us

Sarah Randall
t-stem@austincc.edu
512-223-7952

Application Information

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