Scholarships 2018-01-03T14:39:50+00:00


For ACT boot-camps, Chess Club and Lego League

To be eligible:  Your child must be eligible for reduced lunch at school. If you are at a school where everyone gets reduced lunch, home schooled or at a school without a reduced lunch program you must meet the following criteria:

You must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is at or below the following amounts:

Household Size* Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1 $21,775
2 $29,471
3 $37,167
4 $44,863
5 $52,559
6 $60,255
7 $67,951
8 $75,647

*For households with more than eight people, add $7,696 per additional person.

Documentation:  Include with your registration material either a letter from your child’s school on school letter head saying that they are financially eligible for school lunch or a copy of your 2015 (or 2016/2017 if available) taxes. You can include a letter if there are special situations you want us to consider.

To apply: To be considered for a scholarship please mail (or email) a copy of your documentation and a copy of the registration form.

Deadlines: Scholarship paperwork much be received within a week of registration in order to hold a spot in a program.


Please email or mail applications to:

Dr. Suzanne Strait
Department of Biological Sciences
Summer Science Adventures
Marshall University
One John Marshall Dr
Huntington, WV  25755