Summer 2021 Tournament Scholarship
Eligibility Rules
  • The program welcomes applications from students needing support for research projects, travel expenses, and training supplies associated with STEM relating competitions.

    The scholarship will fund one undergraduate or graduate student, or a research team, for one year, providing $1,500 in direct costs. The scholarship is merit-based, and applicants can show their qualifications and need in the application process.

    LabRoots supports undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. This program is open to students both in, and outside the US; there are no geographical limits for applicants. LabRoots wishes to encourage all students to stay in science and aims to help students work towards their research and educational goals.


  • Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for a graduate or undergraduate degree (BSc or higher) for the 21/22 academic year at a recognized university
  • Competitions and tournaments must be reputable and well-established in the STEM community.
  • Open worldwide

Application Requirements
  • Academic Status and Institution
  • Resume/CV
  • STEM Tournament or Competition Overview
    • The overview will be limited to 4000 characters, including spaces. You must enter a minimum of 250 words.
    • Please include all team members' names, if applicable.

Selection Process

LabRoots will review all applicants and the winner of the scholarship will be notified by email before April 23, 2021.

Selection is based on academic achievement and on the competition overview.

Other General Terms

No fee is required for the scholarship application

There are no restrictions on how the award can be used by the recipient

Proof of identity may be required

It is the recipient's responsibility to inform the appropriate academic office that you have received the award (often outside awards must be disclosed to your admissions office)

The award can be paid to your institute or department for disbursement to you