Who can apply?
Incoming UNCG students, either first-years or transfers from community colleges, who declare a major in Biology, Chemistry/Biochemistry, Computer Science, Geography, Mathematics/Statistics, or Physics/Astronomy, have a 3.0 GPA from their high school or community college, and have a demonstrated financial need will be invited to apply by admissions.
What funds are available for STAMPS?
Up to $4,616 per year as a scholarship.
Must a STAMPS scholar be enrolled full time?
Must a STAMPS scholar be a US citizen?
Yes, although you may also be a permanent resident.
How will my application be reviewed?
Applications will be reviewed by the STAMPS faculty members at UNCG.
Is there a minimum GPA a STAMPS scholar must maintain?
Yes, 3.0 in your major as well as an overall 3.0 GPA.
What happens if my GPA falls below a GPA in my major and/or overall?
You’ll have one semester to improve your grades. If, after a semester on probation, you do not return to a minimum of a 3.0 GPA, you may be dropped from the program.
Any additional unanswered questions about applications?
Send your question to Stone Yeatts in Admissions (firstname.lastname@example.org).