Rooted in Science Scholarship



  • Be an African American/Black female.
  • Be a U.S. citizen or legal US resident. 
  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Be currently classified as a college junior and enrolled full-time at any US-located accredited 4-year college or university
  • Be pursuing a degree program in biology, chemical engineering, chemistry, or mechanical engineering.
  • Have completed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have a demonstrated unmet financial need.
  • Award: $5,000.
  • Deadline: September 28, 2021.
  • Learn more here.