SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR NEW CCBC STUDENTS
Baltimore County, Md. -- For Fall 2003, the Science, Technology, Engineering,
Mathematics (STEM) scholarship program has several $1,000 scholarships
still available for new full-time students at The Community College of
Baltimore County (CCBC).
Applicants must be majoring in Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Environmental
Science, Computer Science, Mathematics or Physics. Other qualifications
include admission to CCBC, a 2.5 grade point average, ready for Math 083
or higher and status as a U.S. citizen, permanent resident alien or refugee
alien. Financial need is not a requirement. In addition to the scholarship,
awardees may receive support services such as faculty advisement and mentoring,
a two-week summer career exploration experience from August 11 - 22, and
an internship opportunity. The deadline to apply is August 5.
To apply, send or bring an application, high school transcript showing
a grade point average of 2.5 or higher, CCBC math placement results, a
letter of recommendation from a teacher and a short essay on your interest
in a STEM career to: Sylvia Sorkin, STEM Scholarship Application, CCBC
Essex, Room S410, 7201 Rossville Blvd., Baltimore, Md. 21237, or e-mail
her at Ssorkin@ccbcmd.edu. Information can be faxed to 410 –443-840-1145.
Also, the application is available online at http://www.ccbc.cc.md.us/nldev/stem/.
CCBC is one of 12 Vanguard Learning Colleges noted nationally for
its commitment to student learning. CCBC is a premier, learning-centered,
single college, multi-campus institution consisting of three comprehensive
campuses and five extension centers in metropolitan Baltimore County,
Md. CCBC serves its perse community as a center for lifelong learning
to improve the quality of life in Baltimore County and the region.