CSI Scholarship Information

CSI STEM Scholarship

CSI EXECUTIVE SEARCH (CSI) is pleased to offer continuing scholarships to motivated students to help further their education. This scholarship is designed to support promising students as they pursue a higher education degree in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM).  Awardee will be selected based on the strength of their written essay as determined by the scholarship committee at CSI Executive Search and a minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0 or higher.

HOW TO ENTER: To enter, submit a complete scholarship application online at the “Apply Now” link below no later than December 16th or July 17th depending on the award cycle. Limit one (1) application per person. The application must include applicant and school information, and an original, previously unpublished essay as listed on the scholarship guidelines. No substitutions of new essays or corrected submissions will be accepted once you have submitted your original entry. All applications and essays become the property of the CSI and will not be returned. CSI assumes no responsibility for lost, late, misdirected, or unintelligible entries. By submitting an application, you fully and unconditionally accept and agree to these official rules and the decisions of CSI, which are final and binding.

THE ESSAY: Applicants must submit an essay of 500-1000 words. The essay must be 100% original. Judges are looking for innovative, insightful, and inspirational essays that are well thought-out and clearly described. Grammar, spelling, and style are important.

PRIZE: One scholarship each award cycle in the amount of $1,000.00.

ELIGIBILITY: Available to U.S. citizens who are enrolled full-time  (at least 12 undergraduate hours / 9 graduate hours ) at an accredited U.S. college or university.  Available to undergraduate and master’s students in all STEM majors.  No purchase of any kind is necessary.

DEADLINES: July 17 (Fall semester); December 16 (Spring semester)


  • Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time student in a U.S. college / university for the coming semester (at least 12 undergraduate hours / 9 graduate hours)
  • 500-1500 word essay  (submitted electronically below)
  • 3.0/4.0 GPA or higher
  • Acceptance letter or official copy of latest transcript from accredited U.S. College or University (only required if you are the winning applicant)
  • U.S. Citizen
  • Financial situation and/or monetary awards, or previous scholarships have no bearing on this scholarship award

By submitting your materials, you agree to allow your name to be used in materials announcing the scholarship winner.  Award will be paid directly to the college or university’s financial aid office.   Award recipient will be notified by email.


About CSI Executive Search

As a nation-wide professional and executive search firm, CSI is acutely aware of the pressing need for students with STEM degrees throughout the U.S. To this end, CSI is proud to help contribute to the educational pursuits of students enrolled in STEM programs.