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Eligibility Criteria

A student who wishes to apply for the Robert Noyce Scholarship “Be Brave, Teach STEM” must satisfy the following criteria:

  • is a full time student at Alcorn.
  • is a U.S. citizen, national, or permanent resident.
  • is an undergraduate STEM discipline major.
  • is a junior or senior at the start of the scholarship award.
  • has a GPA of 3.0 or better in math and science.
  • completes an interview with the Robert Noyce Scholarship Advisory Leadership committee.
  • complete Alcorn’s Noyce Scholarship Agreement.
  • pursue a STEM degree leading to teaching certification in mathematics or science at Alcorn.
  • be willing to teach in a high-need school district in Mississippi.