SHPE Foundation


The 2015-2016 SHPE Foundation Scholarship Application will open on January 1, 2015.

The SHPE Foundation Scholarship Program exists to support Hispanic students to pursue degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Merit-based and need-based scholarships ranging from $1,000-$5,000 are awarded to Hispanic students who demonstrate significant motivation and aptitude for education and careers in STEM fields.


Eligibility requirements differ for each scholarship. However, the undergraduate GPA requirement is 2.75, the graduate GPA requirement is 3.0, and the dissertation-level requirement is 3.5. Minimum GPA requirements must be maintained throughout the scholarship award period. Students must be enrolled in a full-time program (12 hours undergraduate / 9 hours graduate) in a science, technology, engineering, or math degree program. Applicants must be members of SHPE.

Types of Scholarships Available

The SHPE Foundation offers undergraduate, dissertation, and professional scholarships. Additionally, corporate scholarships are offered and will be listed on the SHPE Foundation website as they become available. For more information on each scholarship currently available, please visit the links:

For additional information, please see the SHPE Foundation Scholarship Program's Frequently Asked Questions. If you need additional information, please email