The Clare Boothe Luce Award was established by Clare Booth Luce, a playwright, journalist, U.S. Ambassador to Italy, and the first woman elected to Congress from Connecticut, "to encourage women to enter, study, graduate, and teach" in the fields of science, mathematics and engineering. More information can be found on the Luce Foundation website.
Thanks to a generous grant from the Clare Boothe Luce Program, up to eight female students in Computer Science, Math and Chemistry will be supported as Clare Boothe Luce Research Scholars each year. The program is designed to help diversify the field of science research by encouraging more women to pursue research careers. Selected students will receive
To be eligible for a Clare Boothe Luce Scholarship, students must be:
Applicants will be evaluated on their academic progress, performance in past coursework (and research if applicable) and interest in pursuing a career in science research.
Do you have questions or want to talk to someone about this program? You may visit with any of the following: