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STEM Scholarships

Many scholarship opportunities exist for students wishing to pursue the fields of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM). View a brief description of each option below or click on the name of the scholarship to learn more.

STEM Student Success Scholarship

The STEM Student Success Scholarship, funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation, is a scholarship program to recruit and retain students in the targeted areas of Physics, Chemistry, and Engineering. The scholarship covers tuition and books for a year and may be renewed for an additional year if the applicant meets the scholarship eligibility and recipient obligations.

Lewis University Noyce Scholarship

The Robert C. Noyce Scholarship Program was created nationally to respond to the critical shortage of K-12 teachers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). This program seeks to encourage talented STEM students and professionals to pursue teaching careers in our nation's schools. Scholars are awarded the scholarship between their Sophomore and Junior academic year.

Engineering Pathways Program

The Engineering Pathways Program at College of DuPage is a pathway to guaranteed admission to the College of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. This program will facilitate transfer, minimize duplication of instruction and build on community college and university learning experiences. To qualify, students must complete a specified list of equivalent courses at COD, earning grades no less than a "B." Students must also enroll full-time.

Contact Information

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Division
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2E06, (630) 942-3210

STEM Outreach Coordinator
Institutional Resource Center (IRC), Room 1062, (630) 942-3021

For College of DuPage Admissions inquiries, call (630) 942-2626 or email