The InVEST in STEM Scholarship Program is available for students who will obtain secondary (grades 6-12) teaching certification in mathematics, chemistry, biology, or physics at Longwood University. All InVEST in STEM Scholars will:

  • Major in mathematics, chemistry, biology, or physics
  • Be seeking secondary (6-12) teaching certification at Longwood University
Application Requirements

A complete InVEST in STEM application must include:

  1. One letter of recommendation from a science or math teacher or professor that speaks to the candidate’s ability and desire to teach 6-12 grade math or science in high need school districts and overall professionalism in a classroom setting emailed to
  2. A copy of the candidate’s unofficial transcripts (including current courses) emailed to
  3. A submitted Longwood University application form (students applying for the InVEST in STEM program will have the $50 Longwood University application fee waived, for more information contact your university InVEST in STEM advisor) – click here
  4. A completed InVEST in STEM application form – click here

InVEST in STEM Scholarship applications are considered on a rolling basis with review beginning on February 1.


“This material is based upon work supported by the The National Science Foundation under Grant No. 2243356. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.”