For over 100 years, Massachusetts Maritime Academy has been preparing women and men for exciting and rewarding careers on land and sea. As the nation's finest co-ed maritime college, MMA challenges students to succeed by balancing a unique regimented lifestyle with a typical four-year college environment. As a member of the cadet corps you will live, study, sail, work and play in an atmosphere that encourages you to be your best.
Future Women Leaders in STEM
The nomination period for 2020 is now closed. Thank you to all who submitted nominations!
The goal of Future Women Leaders in STEM is to spotlight current female high school sophomores or juniors who have demonstrated excellence and leadership in one or more of the following areas: science, technology, engineering, and math. As a leader in STEM education, the Academy offers challenging and experiential curriculums and we realize its role in promoting the advancement of women in science, technology, engineering, and math.
To be eligible to receive the FWL in STEM Award, candidates must:
Be a female enrolled in her sophomore or junior year at a private or public high school
Demonstrate excellence and leadership in one or more STEM disciplines
Possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3
Students may receive the Future Women Leaders in STEM Award, as well as, a scholarship to our Sea, Science, and Leadership Program offered in the summer. The top three recipients will be awarded the Future Women Leader Scholarship upon enrollment at Massachusetts Maritime Academy. This scholarship pays a minimum of full tuition (in-state equivalent) for one year and recipients must be in attendance at the award ceremony to receive the scholarship.
Please contact Katherine O'Brien at (508) 830-6685 or email@example.com.