Rupprecht Family Endowed Scholarship Fund #653
To provide an annual scholarship award to a Midland County or Dow College Opportunity Program graduate who is currently a junior or senior-level college student pursuing a STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) related field of study. Preference should be given to graduates of the Dow College Opportunity Program at West Midland Family Center, grade point will be taken into consideration in the selection process and scholarship recipients may reapply.
From the fundholder:
Walt and Joann are extremely interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) related fields, as both are chemists, all of their children studied and are working in science related fields. Also, both Walt and Joann’s fathers were engineers. Their desire is to have more people with STEM related skills.