Scholars in Engineering and Science (SEAS)

SEAS Scholarship Program

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The Craven Community College Scholars in Engineering and Science Program (SEAS) is a scholarship program at Craven Community College helping encourage and inspire our best and brightest students to pursue a degree and career in a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) field.

The SEAS scholarship program is made possible by a grant from the National Science Foundation

Students could receive up to $3,500 per year to offset tuition and other college costs.

Application Information

Application deadline for the Fall 2015 semester has been extended to July 15.

All SEAS applicants must:

  • Be enrolled in or complete the admission process to Craven Community College;
  • Declare a major in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math;
  • Demonstrate a record of strong academic performance, cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher;
  • Complete the FAFSA to determine financial need as set forth in the scholarship guidelines;
  • Have no more than 12 transferable credit hours in the Associate of Science degree program (preference);
  • Commit to be a full-time student each semester;
  • Commit to participate in all SEAS scholar events and activities; and
  • Be a U.S. citizen.

If you are interested in applying for the SEAS program at Craven Community College, please complete and submit a SEAS Program Application:

SEAS Program Application – (pdf)

SEAS Program Goals

The goal of SEAS is to:

  • Identify high-achieving low-to moderate-income students with a desire to pursue a STEM degree
  • Foster a vibrant learning community
  • Provide student support services to improve student engagement, learning, persistence and success
  • Develop articulation agreements to allow seamless student transfers to four year institutions

Entry into the program is competitive and is based on both demonstrated financial need and academic excellence.

Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

Contact Information

Jessica Cofield,
SEAS Program Director

Perdue Hall, Room 125
Craven Community College
800 College Court
New Bern, NC 28562 or (252)-633-2157
Katrina Bishop,
Chair, Math & Science

BIT Building, Suite 102
Craven Community College
800 College Court
New Bern, NC 28562 or (252)-638-7513

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