2021 STEM Signing Day Online Application

Deadline is April 9

The 2021 STEM Signing Day application has four categories:

Personal Story, Academic/After-School Experience, Career Interest, and a Bonus question.

Applicants should take the time to review the questions and prepare a well-developed response. Please take advantage of the word count limits.

As part of the application, please sign and upload your completed Media Release Waiver.

A PDF version of the application is available here for you to review and prepare your responses.

Only submissions through this online application will be considered.

Applicant Profile




Personal Story


<<1750 maximum character count/250 words>>
<<1750 maximum character count/250 words>>
<<1750 maximum character count/250 words>>


Academic/After School Experience

Please choose one of the two prompts to respond to.

Prompt 1: Have you participated in a class or out of school program, activity that inspired your interests in STEM? Describe this class or out of school program and explain how and why it inspired your interest in STEM.

Prompt 2: Do you have a role model who inspired your STEM interest? Have you participated in an out of school program that inspired your interests? Describe the impact the role model had, the out of school program and how it inspired your interests in STEM.

«1450 maximum character count/200 words»


Career Interest


«1450 maximum character count/200 words»


«Word Count Limit 50»
«Word Count Limit 50»


Bonus Question


«1450 maximum character count/200 words»