Women in Engineering Empowerment Scholarship 2019

Tacuna Systems are excited to announce their annual Women in Engineering Empowerment Scholarship” for 2019.

Women are still very much under-represented in STEM fields both in higher education and in industry. Their goal is to help equip two female students overcome this gender gap. They will offer $1,000 each toward her studies in science, technology, engineering, or math.

One scholarship will be awarded to a female student in a US institution and one scholarship will be awarded to a female student in a Canadian institution.

Who Can Apply?

  • Females only
  • Must be currently pursuing a degree in STEM: science, technology, engineering or math
  • Can be an undergraduate or graduate student
  • Open to students attending a US or Canadian institution
  • Entrants must be 17 years or older
  • No GPA requirement

Criteria

Create a video of NO longer than 2 minutes showcasing a STEM project you have worked on, or are currently working on.

Things to consider while creating your video:

  • Enthusiasm – Passion is great, share it!
  • Learning – What did you learn?
  • Helping – How did it help you and/or could help others?
  • Originality – Do you have ideas that schools, governments or industry have not thought about?

As part of the submission package please send following in email form:

  • Current Resume – including academic institution and anticipated graduation date
  • URL to project video

Email your submission to scholarship@tacunasystems.com before 12/31/2019.

Application Deadline

  • December 31st, 2019.
  • The winner will be announced by January, 31st 2020.
  • Scholarship funds will be distributed soon after picking the winner and available for Spring 2020 semester.

If you have further questions please contact: scholarship@tacunasystems.com