STEM Scholarships for High School Seniors

During this unprecedented time, we recognize students have had a lot of stress and challenges adjusting to school closures, online courses, and evolving expectations. We want to ensure all students have an opportunity to apply to the SIM Detroit STEM Scholarship and are extending the deadline to allow more flexibility during this difficult time.

The deadline has been extended until 4pm on June 30 with winners being announced at the end of July.


SIM Detroit Scholarship Program - 2020

The Board of Directors of the Society for Information Management (SIM) Detroit Chapter is thrilled to announce the SIM Detroit 2020 STEM Scholarship Program to current high school seniors for use in a STEM-related field of study at a Michigan based four-year College or university or a two-year community college.

“In our increasingly digital workplace, the need for STEM educated professionals is greater than ever. These scholarships reflect our interest in helping students capitalize on the exciting opportunities available today.” said Chuck Williams, President of SIM Detroit.” We wish all applicants the best of luck in earning one of these scholarships to support their degree in a STEM-related discipline."

Five $1000 scholarships will be awarded to students who:

  1. Be a student who is nearing completion or has completed High school and aims to pursue an associate / undergraduate degree in a STEM related field.
  2. Achieved a minimum of a 3.0 grade average (current official transcript required).
  3. Have applied to, or have been accepted into, a degree program in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math at an accredited institute of higher education in the State of Michigan. 
  4. Complete the scholarship application.
  5. Submit a faculty letter of recommendation.

The deadline for submitting the completed application and all supporting documentation is 4PM EST on June 30, 2020.

Download Application

Check out previous winners here.