A Program of Moore Wealth: By Dr. Erika Moore Taylor & Dr. Lola Eniola-Adefeso

Engage Minority Students in Graduate STEM Education

Scholarship Timeline

November 1st 2021


January 31st 2022


April 2022

Awardees Announced

Scholarship Eligibility

An underrepresented minority in STEM as defined by N.S.F.

A current student applying to PhD programs OR currently enrolled in a PhD granting program in STEM

Erika Moore Taylor, PhD BME

Lola Eniola-Adefeso, PhD CHE

Engage Minority Students in Graduate STEM Education

The Problem

Student loan debt limits access to graduate school and contributes to underrepresentation in STEM

A Solution

  • ENGineering Access for Graduate Education

  • $5000 scholarships for student loan payoff or moving expenses for URMs who are currently enrolled in STEM graduate programs

  • Financial literacy coaching for empowerment with finances

Our Goal

Our fundraising goal is $100,000. 100% of funds raised will go directly to students.