National Science Foundation (NSF)—Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) Program

The NSF S-STEM program addresses the need for a high-quality workforce in STEM disciplines supported by the program and for the increased success of low-income academically talented students with demonstrated financial need who are pursuing associate, baccalaureate, or graduate degrees in STEM subject areas. Eligible applicants include institutions of higher education. Grant recipients will receive up to $5 million. All applications for this program are due on Wednesday, March 29. For more information, visit the Funding Opportunity Announcement via

This funding opportunity announcement is from the Illinois Tech Fund Searching Services Team (FSST).


Per Illinois Tech policy, all grant applications (federal and non-federal) must be reviewed, signed and submitted by the Office of Sponsored Research and Programs regardless of the amount of the request. Complete your routing sheet as soon as possible via Cayuse SP. The Cayuse SP link is found under the Research Tab in the myIIT portal. Contact or call at 312.567.3035 for more information on submitting a proposal.