National Science Foundation Noyce Scholarships
NSF Noyce Undergraduate Award
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Noyce Undergraduate Scholarship is open to UCCS juniors and seniors pursuing teacher licensure through the UCCSTeach program. Recipients may receive the award for up to two years. Typical awards are $15,000 per academic year.
NSF Noyce Post-Bacc STEM Award
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Noyce Post-baccalaureate (post-bacc) Scholarship is open to qualified STEM professionals who have been admitted to the UCCSTeach program. Recipients may receive the award for up to one year as a post-bacc student. Typical awards are $15,000 per academic year.
As per NSF guidelines, all Noyce undergraduate recipients must agree to teaching in a high-needs classroom for two years in return for each year of scholarship support received. NSF Noyce undergraduate recipients must review and sign a required promissory note explaining the complete scholarship obligations prior to receiving any funds. If all scholarship requirements are not fulfilled, this scholarship will convert to a loan and must be repaid with interest.
Scholarship Application Due Date
Scholarship Application Due Date: March 1, 2018
- NSF Noyce undergraduate scholarship recipients must be enrolled in an approved STEM content degree plan in the College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences or Engineering and Applied Science.
- Recipients must be a US citizen or eligible non-citizen.
- Recipients must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0.
- Recipients must complete the required UCCSTeach application in order to be considered.
To apply for the Noyce Scholarship, there are a few steps and required documents. For submission of the application, applicants must submit paper copies of all required supporting documents before 5:00 PM on the deadlines listed above. Required documents are listed below and must be submitted via your student portal
- Special Essay