The S-Cubed program provides financial and academic support for Westminster students majoring in computer science, physics, or mathematics. Participants benefit from early exploration of topics in these fields, interactions with professionals and mentors, and a strong cohort of peers. The goal of this program is to increase student success in computer science, physics, and mathematics.


  • Learn how computer science, physics, and math applications impact the world
  • Participate in monthly luncheons
  • Build a network of mentoring and support
  • Participate in a service learning project
  • Explore career opportunities in computer science, physics, and mathematics
  • Two year scholarship support through graduation
  • Professional development funding for academic conferences and professional memberships
  • Can apply for 4-week summer research stipends

Scholarship Details

  • Renewable for two years
  • Awards will vary, with a maximum award of $10,000 per year based on need and available funds
  • Awards are on top of other merit and need-based aid

S-Cubed Scholarship Criteria


Since this program is funded by the National Science Foundation, all scholarship recipients must meet specific citizenship requirements.

Citizenship Status (required)
Anticipated Major (required)
Has your FAFSA been filed? (required)

Please upload your most recent transcript. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable for applying for this scholarship.

Please ask a college instructor who taught you in computer science, physics, or mathematics to serve as a reference for you for this program.

Enter the instructor's information below.

We will contact your instructor for their recommendation.

Please indicate whether you waive your right to see this letter (required)

For more information, contact:
Dr. Janine Wittwer
Mathematics Department


The S-Cubed Program is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation (DUE 1467876), along with support from Westminster College.