STEM Forward Scholars Program

STEM Forward Scholars Program

Scholars program offers exclusive opportunities for students pursuing STEM degrees at the KU Edwards Campus. 

The STEM Forward Scholars program enhances learning opportunities and supports students in select programs at the University of Kansas Edwards Campus. To be eligible for consideration, applicants must be: 

  • Students eligible for a Pell Grant. (No FAFSA required.) 
  • Admitted to a biotech, applied biological sciences, or health sciences program at KUEC. 

The STEM Forward Scholars program supports students from historically marginalized communities and students underrepresented in STEM, reinforcing KU’s commitment to a diverse and equitable workforce in STEM fields. Participating scholars gain access to a wide range of dedicated services, including:  

  • STEM-focused advising. 
  • Professional development and networking opportunities. 
  • Opportunity funds. 
  • Mentoring opportunities 
  • Lasting relationships with peers, faculty, and staff. 

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