STEM Lights Me Up Scholarship

It's really great to see more and more students interested in being a part of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) subjects. We want to support students that are interested in pursuing any STEM-related majors. 

To inspire you we're giving away a $500 scholarship to the most creative essay written on the topic "What lights you up about STEM"? The winner of the scholarship will receive the $500 and will be featured on our website. 


  • Amount: $500
  • A 1,000 words essay about STEM
  • Deadline: December 31, 2020
  • Awarded: Feb 1, 2021
  • Eligible: Any full or part-time college students enrolled during the 2020-2021 school year, OR a High School student that is enrolled in STEM classes OR a gap year student


To be eligible for this scholarship students must be enrolled full or part-time at an accredited university or high school during the 2020¬†‚Äď 2021 school year. The selected winner of this scholarship will be contacted prior to the scholarship being awarded to provide proof of enrollment. If proof is not provided before the award date a runner-up will be selected. Gap year students are eligible to apply. Any student is welcome to apply, regardless of major or focus.


To apply for this scholarship students must submit an essay no later than December 31, 2020.

The essay must be a minimum of 1000 words and not previously published in any other form. The winning essay will be selected based on quality, originality, and creativity.

By applying to this scholarship you grant Brightech Inc. the rights to publish your essay on our website and social media pages.

To apply, complete the form below. We recommend uploading a picture and/or video of your project online and pasting a link to it below. We look forward to seeing your project! Best of luck.