Scholarship Opportunities

GW is committed to broadening opportunities for underrepresented students to apply and participate in our summer programs.

D.C. public school and public charter school students from historically underrepresented and underserved communities will receive automatic consideration for scholarship assistance when applying to STEM summer programs. GW also has full scholarship summer programs funded by private sponsors.

The application deadline for all students apply for scholarships is March 1.

Scholarships for D.C. Public School & Public Charter School Students

  • STEM Scholarship
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    STEM Scholarship

    All eligible D.C. public school and public charter school students who apply to any of our College Intensive (credit) 3-week sessions and Summer Immersion (noncredit) STEM programs will be automatically considered for scholarship awards. The scholarship will cover full or partial program costs for selected students.

    See all STEM options

Sponsored Scholarship Programs

  • Caminos al Futuro
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    Caminos al Futuro

    This program seeks to cultivate leadership potential and scholarship in students who desire to shape issues impacting Hispanic and Latino communities. This is a full scholarship residential summer program that engages high-achieving juniors (rising seniors) from U.S. high schools in academic leadership development.

    See if you're eligible and check out program highlights