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General Information

Name Micron Science and Technology Scholars Program
Number of Awards 6
Award Value $25,000
Award Type Merit-Based Scholarship
Accept Applications Until January 19
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Contact Information

Attn: Micron scholarship
Scholarship America, SMS
One Scholarship Way
P.O. Box 297
Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082
Phone 800-537-4182

Scholarship Description

The Micron Science and Technology Scholars Program is a merit-based scholarship competition recognizing excellence in academics and leadership. Each year, the program awards a $25,000 college scholarship to six high school seniors for a total of up to $150,000. One male and one female student is selected from each of the following states: Idaho, Utah and Virginia.

Each applicant must:

* Be a high school senior who resides in and attends a public or private school in one of the three selected states.
* Have a combined SAT score of at least 1350 or a composite ACT score of at least 30.
* Have an unweighted grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.
* Plan to major in Engineering (Electrical, Chemical, Mechanical or Materials Science), physics or chemistry at the baccalaureate level
* Have demonstrated leadership in school, work and/or extracurricular activities