Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation/Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program

One-time award to college juniors and seniors who will pursue advanced degrees in mathematics, natural sciences, or engineering. Students planning to study medicine are eligible if they plan a career in research. Candidates must be nominated by their college or university. Minimum 3.0 GPA required. Nomination deadline: February 1.


Award Amount $7,500
Number of Awards 300
Application Deadline January 31
Available to Class Level Juniors, Seniors
Renewability Renewable


Minimum GPA Required 3.0
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study Biology, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science/Data Processing, Earth Science, Engineering/Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Engineering, and Metallurgy, Natural Sciences, Nuclear Science, Physical Sciences, Electrical Engineering/Electronics, Energy and Power Engineering
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required


Organization Executive Administrator
Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation
Address 6225 Brandon Avenue Suite 315
City, State, Zip Springfield, VA 22150-2519
Telephone (703) 756-6012
Fax (703) 756-6015
Web Site Web site
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