Department Scholarships and Fellowships

Thinking about joining the computer science program and looking for a little financial help? You may be eligible to receive one of the following scholarships:

Undergraduate Scholarships

Endowed scholarships

Accenture Scholarship
  • Recipients shall be students enrolled as a CS major at Missouri S&T.
  • Preference shall be given to incoming freshman.
  • Selection of the recipient(s) of the award(s) shall be made by the CS Scholarship committee.
Computer Science Alumni Scholarship Fund
  • Must be enrolled as a CS major at Missouri S&T.
  • Selection of recipients shall be the responsibility of a CS Scholarship committee.
  • Preference will be given to students who are not currently receiving other grants, awards, scholarships or fellowships.
John W. Hamblen Computer Science Endowed Scholarship Fund
  • Recipients should be CS majors
  • Students must show evidence of need, and have a minimum cumulative grade point of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Co-op students are not to be excluded from consideration for this award.
  • Recipients shall be nominated by a committee of tenured faculty of the CS department.
  • Final selection shall be the responsibility of the Student Financial Aid office at Missouri S&T.
Howard L. and Lois M. Cook Endowed Scholarship Fund
  • One scholarship will be awarded each year, amount determined by amount of investment income accumulated each year-not to exceed $500.
  • Recipient of the scholarship shall be an outstanding junior or senior student in CS and shall be selected by the CS Department.
Rex Widmer-RWS-Software Archaeology Computer Science Scholarship
  • Recipients shall be incoming freshman students as a CS major at Missouri S&T.
  • Scholarship shall be awarded on the basis of high academic achievement with criteria including a high ACT or SAT score.
  • Selection of recipient shall be by the CS scholarship committee.
Ellen M. Hodges Memorial Scholarship
  • Scholarship will be awarded to female students enrolled as a CS major.
  • If they are not qualified applicants of that description, the committee shall award the scholarship to a female student in another technical field.
  • Selection of recipient shall be by the CS scholarship committee.
John J. Adelsberger III Memorial Scholarship
  • Recipient shall be a full-time student enrolled in Computer Science at Missouri S&T and have an ACT score of 30 or better.
  • First preference will be given to students who are Missouri residents, second preference shall be given to students enrolling at Missouri S&T in the Department of Computer Science immediately following high school graduation.
  • This scholarship is renewable for up to 10 semesters given the student maintains a 2.5 GPA.
  • Selection of the recipient(s) of the award(s) shall be made by the Department of Computer Science in consultation with the Student Financial Assistance Office.
Daniel C. St. Clair Scholars and Fellows
  • Recipients shall be enrolled in Computer Science at Missouri S&T.
  • Selection for the award shall be made by the Scholarship Committee of the Department of Computer Science.

Other Scholarships

Google Anita Borg Scholarship
Boeing
  • Minority or females (but not limited to).
Garmin
  • Sophomore or Junior; CS major; 3.5 GPA or above.
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
  • Committee that will review applications is giving special consideration to Computer Science majors at Missouri S&T under 21 that demonstrate financial need

How to apply for undergraduate scholarships click here

graduate Assistantship/fellowships

Graduate assistantships and federally funded fellowships

Are you a graduate student in the computer science program? If so, additional financial assistance is available to you in the form of assistantships and federally funded fellowships.

Departmental assistantships:

As a part time assistant, you will devote approximately 20 hours per week to laboratory supervision or other departmental duties, including research and teaching, and receive a modest stipend each academic year.

Federally funded fellowships: