Calculated Genius Steminist Scholarship Program

Organization & Scholarship Overview:
The STEMINIST Scholarship Program provides financial support to women pursuing college degrees in ENGINEERING! Calculated Genius is proud to support and encourage women to pursue degrees in engineering by recognizing their talents with financial awards.

Website: Calculated Genius Steminist Scholarship Program
Application: Access Here

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a female graduating high school student majoring in ENGINEERING at an accredited 4-year university.
  • Have a minimum unweighted 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale).
  • Must major (or intend on majoring) in ENGINEERING.
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident or have active Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status.
  • Geography: Chicago metropolitan area students

Required Documents:

  1. High School Transcript: Upcoming College Freshmen.
  2. College/University Transcript: Upcoming College Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors only.
  3. At least one (1) letter of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor or community supporter.
  4. Complete a 300-500 word essay on how this scholarship will help you meet your educational and career goals.

Open to DREAMers: Yes
Renewable: No, however, students are welcome to reapply each year in which they meet the eligibility criteria.
Questions? Please reach out to the Executive Director of Calculated Genius, Kelley Francis at

$1,000 - $5,000