It all started in 2006 when Penny and Roe Stamps created merit scholarship programs for undergraduates at their alma maters – The University of Michigan and Georgia Tech. Since then, the community has grown into a national network of visionary colleges and universities that partner with the Stamps Foundation.
Did you know?
- Stamps Scholars are among the recipients of other prestigious awards, including Rhodes, Fulbright, Goldwater, Marshall and National Science Foundation scholarships.
- Stamps Scholars and Program Administrators rank being part of the Stamps Scholars community on their campus as the #1 non-financial benefit of the program.
- Scholars rank enrichment opportunities such as academic and scientific research projects, cultural and leadership programs and study abroad as #2 on the list of benefits, followed by being part of a national (and increasingly global) network of alumni with whom they have a shared bond and common experiences.