Gary Johansen STEM Scholarship

The Gary Johansen STEM Scholarship will be awarded to two students, one freshman and one sophomore, for $2,500 per year, up to two consecutive years. Students must be enrolled in a STEM discipline and maintain good academic standing. Scholarships will be awarded each May for use in the following Summer, Fall or Spring semesters at South Suburban College. The $2,500 award covers educational costs, such as tuition, fees and books.


  • Must maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or above.
  • SSC students must declare a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) related major.
  • Recipients must demonstrate the potential for successful matriculation, academic achievement, and must not have an “F” or “W” on their transcripts (unless a special circumstance is documented).
  • Students may use this to register for Fall, Spring, or Summer semesters.