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The S-STEM scholarship provides financial and academic support to facilitate a successful path for students to complete a degree in a STEM major. Awards are up to $4,000 per year based on unmet financial need. The scholarship may be renewed each year until transferring.

S-STAR Level Completed Transferable Units Scholarship Amount Merit-based Amount* Total
1 - Freshman 0 - 24 $2,500.00 $500.00 $3,000.00
2 - Sophomore 25 - 60 $3,500.00 $500.00 $4,000.00
3 - Sophomore Advanced 61 - 90 $3,500.00 $500.00 $4,000.00

Number of ELAC S-STAR Scholars per Year:

S-STAR Level Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5
1: Freshman
($3,000.00)*
9 9 9 9 8
2: Sophomore
($4,000.00)*
6 11 11 11 11
3: Sophomore Advanced
($4,000.00)*
0 8 13 13 13
Total of STARS Scholars/year 15 28 33 33 32
Net Total* $51,000.00 $103,000.00 $123,000.00 $123,000.00 $120,000.00

*A merit-based incentive of $500.00 per academic year will be awarded to students who successfully finish four (4) STEM courses each year with grade "A" or "B."