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S-STEM Scholars Program

Join the S-STEM Scholars Program at 4Cs

Free tuition and personalized support on your way to a career in STEM.

Apply today to become an S-STEM Scholar at 4Cs and join a cohort of Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math students who receive free tuition and comprehensive academic support from start to finish.

S-STEM Scholars are students who have their sights set on completing their Associate’s Degrees in STEM at 4Cs, then plan on transferring to earn their Bachelor’s Degree at a four-year intuition in a STEM field.

To be eligible, you must:

  1. Be a US citizen
  2. Through FAFSA, have a demonstrated financial need
  3. Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  4. Have completed at least 6 college credits (dual enrollment courses are accepted.

S-STEM Scholars Application

The S-STEM Scholars program at Cape Cod Community College (CCCC) provides tuition scholarships and academic supports to academically talented, low-income students in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) degree programs to promote retention, completion, and transfer into STEM fields.

Applications for the academic year 2021–2022 will be accepted on a rolling basis starting 2/15/2021. All applications must be submitted by May 15, 2021, to be considered for fall selection.

The application criteria are as follows: Be enrolled in a STEM degree program at CCCC, taking a minimum of 6 credits per semester. (Qualifying programs are listed below). Have previously earned at least 6 college credits. Have a CCCC GPA of 3.0 or higher. Be a U.S. citizen, national or permanent resident eligible for federal financial aid. Complete the 2021–2022 FAFSA and meet financial aid eligibility. Please note: Letters of recommendation from two instructors addressing academic merit and professionalism are required. For further information, contact Bridget Burger, Co-Principal Investigator, at or 774.330.4459.

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 1930184.

Signed letters of recommendation from two instructors that address your academic merit and professionalism are required to complete your application.

Please have the letters emailed to Bridget Burger, Co-Principal Investigator, at A program representative will be in touch with you about your application. Thank you for your interest in the program!

Want to Learn More?

Bridget Burger, Director, Cape Cod Regional STEM Network
Phone 774.330.4459