Eligible STEM Majors
The RISE Scholars program is funded by the National Science Foundation whose ultimate goal “is to enable low-income, talented domestic students to pursue successful careers in promising STEM fields.” In order to qualify for funding through this program, you must be enrolled in one of the NSF accepted STEM majors. The GVSU majors that qualify are listed below.
Natural Resource Management
Product Design & Manufacturing Engineering
Cell & Molecular Biology
Computer Information Systems
Data Science and Analytics
Occupational Safety / Health Mgt