Need $25,000 for college tuition? New Buick Achievers Scholarship for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Majors deadline is 3-31!


  • High school seniors or high school graduates who are first-time college students in the fall of 2011
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university for the entire 2011-12 academic year
  • Plan to major in a course of study that focuses on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math). Be U.S. citizens and have permanent residence in the United States

Award Selection Criteria:

  • Academic achievement
  • Financial need
  • Participation and leadership in community and school activities, work experience, educational and career goals, and unusual circumstances
  • Special consideration will be given to the following applicants: first-generation

Proper education in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — is essential for success!

highschoolSTEM is an acronym standing for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. The desire to keep America as one of the leading nations in technology and scientific breakthroughs has created a push toward creating STEM schools. And although our economy has been somewhat unsteady in the past few years, science and engineering jobs are growing 70% faster than other positions. That means with the proper education and training, future students will be ready to jump into the employment pool.

President Barack Obama has realized the importance of STEM education. In November 2009, he made public the kickoff of several nationwide programs …