Department of Computer Science offers scholarships to
qualified students enrolled as Computer Science and Information
Technology majors. These scholarships are open to continuing
Kean undergraduates and transfer students.
These generous scholarships are funded through the National
Science Foundation program Scholarships in Science, Technology,
Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM, #1355582). Funding
for this competitive award program demonstrates the quality
of CS and IT programs at Kean University.
students majoring in Computer Science can receive up to
$7,000 per academic year. Each scholarship can be renewed
for the subsequent year - therefore, qualified students
can receive $14,000 over two years through this program,
providing for Junior-Senior years at Kean University.
Rising juniors and transfer students are encouraged to
Our Computer Science and Information Technology
scholarship program has a number of special features designed
to help students receiving the scholarship succeed in their studies
and prepare them for entering high tech employment fields or a
graduate school upon graduation.
These features include:
• Individual mentoring and advising by dedicated faculty
• Specialized tutoring
• Peer mentoring
• Participation in research projects
• Internships with leading employers
• Career opportunities in high demand fields
• Assistance with job placement upon graduation
minorities and female students are very strongly encouraged