S-STEM newsmakers and headlines.

August 2014

The third cohort of STEM Scholarships was awarded. We added an additional 19 awardees to bring the number of students supported in Fall 2014 to 31.

August 2013

The second cohort of STEM Scholarships was awarded. We added an additional 21 awardees, bringing the number of students supported in Fall 2013 to 34.

January 2013

On January 15, the second semester of STEM Scholarships were awarded. We awarded 19 students about $39,000 for the spring 2013 semester. Two of the awardees from fall 2012 graduated. Both are now in graduate school at the University of Memphis.

August 2012

On August 28, the first round of STEM Scholarships were awarded. We awarded 21 students more than $39,000 for the fall 2012 semester. Already these scholarships are having a transformative effect on these students' lives. Read the initial success stories.

July 2012

On July 31, Congressman Steve Cohen publicizes the S-STEM award.