Velma E. Stuit Scholarships


  • Up to $2,500.
  • Up to two (2) scholarships will be awarded.


  • Must be female.
  • Must have a major in one of the following departments: Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, or other science.
  • Must have a 3.5 UI cumulative GPA.
  • All applicants will be considered for this award. It is possible, however, for applicants to be given preference in the order the departments are listed above.
  • Must be enrolled in a College of Liberal Arts & Sciences degree granting program and seeking your first undergraduate degree.
  • Must be enrolled full-time as a sophomore, junior, or senior in Fall 2014 and Spring 2015.
  • Must continue full-time as a junior or senior in 2015-2016.


  • This scholarship is not automatically renewable. If current award recipients continue to meet eligibility criteria, they must submit a new application each year to be considered for this award.



  • February 2, 2015.
  • Application available online beginning November 1, 2014.  Scholarship winners will be announced by April 15, 2015.

For further Information, contact the Office of Academic Programs & Student Development at or (319) 335-2633.