2015 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation Awards

For majors in:   
Astronomy                              Chemistry                                            Mathematics
Biochemistry                           Cognitive Science                               Neuroscience
Biology                                    Environmental Sciences                     Physics
Chemistry                                Geological Sciences
Please circulate the call for applications to your most highly-qualified sophomores and juniors and encourage them to apply for this prestigious scholarship. The deadline for the internal competition is Friday, November 7, 2014.Please note that students must be committed to a research career in math or the natural sciences to be eligible for this award; it is not intended for students who intend to practice medicine.

Eligibility criteria:
§  Current sophomore or junior
§  Planning a research career in natural sciences,
§  Outstanding academic record; Successful nominees have had College GPAs of 3.900 or higher
§  Must be a US citizen, resident alien, or US national
Award: Up to $7,500 per year toward the costs of attending college, including tuition, fees, books, and room and board. Current juniors are eligible for one year of support; current sophomores are eligible for two years of support. Students must register with the Undergraduate Academic Affairs Office to pick up application materials. Please refer them to Ms. Kristin McCormick (kammcc@indiana.edu or 855-1647) to schedule a time to register and to pick up materials.