Pursuing Academics with Support (PAWS) Scholarship
Mars Petcare US, Inc. is pleased to offer the Pursuing Academics with Support (PAWS) scholarship. This need-based scholarship will provide support to Black/African American students pursuing a bachelor’s degree in a STEM career field at any accredited, four-year, U.S. located institution.
Selected scholarship recipients will receive up to $10,000 for the 2021-2022 academic year. Selected scholarship recipients who meet the eligibility requirements, may be considered for Renewal.
* Must be currently enrolled full-time at any accredited U.S. located four-year college or university at the time of completing the application.
* Must be currently enrolled in a science, engineering, technology, or mathematics academic department or program
* Must possess a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
* Must complete a 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (“FAFSA”) form.
* Must have a demonstrated, unmet financial need as verified by the applicant's college or university.
- Submit a completed online application
- Submit a one-page essay providing a personal statement of career interest
- Submit an official or unofficial current academic transcript.
Applicants who have submitted complete applications will be notified of scholarship decisions within 8 weeks after the application closing date.
If you have questions about submitting the scholarship application, contact Martha Bryant (email@example.com).
For account login issues-please call a UNCF Scholarship Representative at 202-810-0258, Monday to Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM EST.