College of Science

Student Scholarships

Note: Application is open in April and deadline is due May 5th annually

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Biological Sciences Department Scholarships and Awards Application Form (.doc)

#Annual Scholarship NameAward AmountEligible StudentsScholarship Brief Description

Scholarship Detail Description Link

Award Contact
1 Steven J. Wickler Scholarship $750 Graduate students in the College of Agriculture or the College of Science For applicants who study some aspect of animal or human biology, especially physiology, ecology or evolution. Steven Wickler Scholarship (PDF) Dr. Nancy Buckley & Dr. Juanita Thompson
2 Larry Dang Scholarship $1,000 Undergraduates in Biology For applicants who are full-time biology students with financial need and who are also active in the community. Larry Dang Scholarship (PDF) Dr. Edward Bobich
3 Harold Lint Scholarship $750 Senior / Graduate student in Biology For applicants who have superior academic records and a primary interest in botany and/or biological conservation. Harold Lint Scholarship (PDF) Dr. Kristin Bozak
4 Chuck Bayless Scholarship $750 Junior / Senior / Graduate student in Biology For applicants who demonstrate an interest in field or environmental biology, and promise of continuing in that area. Chuck Bayless Scholarship (PDF) Dr. Kris Lappin
5 Tim Brown Scholarship $750 Senior / Graduate student in Biology For applicants who show evidence of ability to conduct an independent research project, an interest in field or environmental biology and promise of continuing in that area. Tim Brown Scholarship (PDF) Dr. Kris Lappin
6 Ed Roche Research Assistant Scholarship $750 Senior / Graduate student in Biology For applicants with high academic standing and commitment to science and research. Ed Roche Scholarship (PDF) Dr. Peter Arensburger
7 Vernon Gregory Scholarship $750 Senior / Graduate student in Biology For applicants with high academic standing and commitment to biological science. Vernon Gregory Scholarship (PDF) Dr. Christos Stathopoulos
8 Larry McKane Teaching Assistant Scholarship $750 Teaching Associates in Biology For teaching associates in the Biology Graduate Program who demonstrate both academic excellence and outstanding overall instructional performance. Larry McKane Scholarships (PDF) Dr. Ansel Zhao
9 Wu Scholarship $750 Undergraduate / Graduate student in Biology Established to provide support for undergraduate and graduate biological sciences students doing research in the area of plant physiology, virology, and biological sciences Dr. Wu Scholarship (PDF) Dr. Jamie Snyder
10 Rachel Carson Environmental Science Scholarship up to $5,000 Upper-division undergraduate or graduate students in all disciplinaries For applicants enrolled in any college (ex. Science, Environmental Design, Engineering) that prepares the student for a career directly involved in the preservation and enhancement of the natural environment. Rachel Carson Scholarship (PDF) Dr. Craig LaMunyon
11 David F. Steele Pre-Professional Scholarship $1,000 Junior / Senior in all disciplinaries For applicants who are enrolled in a pre-professional health field and plan to continue their studies after graduation to earn degrees that include MD, DDS, DVM or MPH. David Steele Scholarship (PDF) Dr. John Chan
12 Karen Dundas Sorci Endowed Scholarship for Biology $750 Students majored in Biology For full-time undergraduate/graduate students in Biology who are employed a minimum of 20hr/wk. Karen Dundas Sorci Scholarship (PDF) Dr. Juanita Thompson
13 Microbiology Scholarship $750 Undergraduates in Biology The award is for an undergraduate senior with the best promise to be successful in the field of microbiology.  The applicant must have completed at least one year at CPP with a declared Microbiology option. Link to Microbiology Scholarship (PDF)

Dr. Wei-Jen Lin & Dr. John Chan


Past Recipients of Student Scholarships