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PROMISE Scholars Program

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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Northern Illinois University offers The PROMISE (Providing Resources and Opportunity to Maximize Interest in STEM Education) Scholars Program designed to attract and support students interested in the critical fields of science, technology, engineering or math (STEM).

The PROMISE program is structured to attract students with an interest in a variety of science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.

- New college freshmen with interest in undergraduate degrees in science, engineering, mathematics or technology with 0-29 semester hours of credit.

- STEM sophomores majoring in undergraduate degrees in science, engineering, mathematics or technology with 30-59 semester hours of credit.

- Freshmen and sophomore students who are undecided about their major but may have an interest in STEM fields.

PROMISE Scholars integrate academic initiatives with real world experiences through research, academic activities, and expose students to a diversity of STEM career fields through a career course.

The PROMISE Scholars Program is funded by the National Science Foundation Division of Undergraduate Education Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program.
accepts non-us citizens

Participating Institution(s):
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Northern Illinois University (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Computational Sciences
General Engineering & Physical Sciences
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
STEM Fields

Computational Biology
Engineering Research
Mechanical Engineering
STEM Education

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)

Page last updated 7/23/2018
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