Applications are open for the Charles Morris STEM Scholarships. Funded by the Educational Equity Endowment Fund, the scholarship is aimed at increasing the participation rates of students from underrepresented groups pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM).

Apply here. The application deadline is Thursday, October 31.

Two winners will be announced at the sixth annual Charles Morris STEM Social on November 7. The event is open to students majoring in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics), and those interested in STEM majors. Find more information on the social.

For additional information on the scholarships, contact Associate Professor of Infectious Disease Ecology Ben Sadd at or (309) 438 2651.