Governor Cuomo Announces First STEM Incentive Scholarship Winners
More Than 600 Top Scholars Awarded Full Tuition Scholarships and Commit to Working in New York State
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today recognized the first recipients of the New York State Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Incentive Program. Launched by the Governor earlier this year, the program is providing full tuition scholarships to more than 600 high-achieving students for the 2014-15 college year. These scholarships are offered to students in the top ten percent of their high school class if they pursue a STEM degree in an associates or bachelor degree program and agree to work in a STEM field in New York State for at least five years after graduation.