The National Technical Association, Inc. (NTA) was established in 1925. Its purpose is to create a medium for expressing minority professional concerns for the lack of minority participation in the mainstream of architectural and engineering activity in America.
The Hampton Roads Chapter of the National Technical Association (NTA) is proud to offer its annual scholarship to deserving students in the Hampton Roads (VA) area. The scholarship is open to underrepresented high school seniors who intend to pursue a bachelor’s degree in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) at any accredited college or university during the upcoming year. The scholarship is a one-time, non-renewable award, and at least one $500.00 scholarship is awarded each year. Applicants must be residents of Gloucester County, Mathews County, James City County, York County, Isle of Wight County, Northampton County, Southampton County, Surry County, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Poquoson, Suffolk, or Williamsburg.
Please forward the attached scholarship application to a deserving, underrepresented high school senior in the Hampton Roads area (VA) who intends to pursue a STEM degree in the coming year.
The application deadline (postmark) is June 30, 2018.
NTA is the oldest minority technical professional association of African-American scientists and engineers in the United States. Incorporated in 1926, NTA strives to increase minority participation in America’s mainstream scientific and engineering activities. NTA is a non-profit organization, IRS Code 501 (c)(3).