If you are earning a major through the IUB Department of Biology and thought you might apply for 2016 departmental scholarships and awards, but didn’t get your drop box request in by the February 2 deadline, you can still do so. Requests for drop boxes MUST be received no later than noon on Friday, February 12. When emailing Kathy Wyss for your drop box, be sure to include the name and email address of the science faculty member who will be writing your letter of recommendation.
The following awards are being offered this year:
Aldred Family Scholarship ─ $1,000 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/aldred.shtml)
Biology Undergraduate Research Award ─ $1,500 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/biology.shtml)
Blatchley Nature Study Club Scholarship ─ $500 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/blatchley.shtml)
Clark (Howard W. ) Scholarship ─ $750 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/clark.shtml)
Crowell (Sears) Scholarship for undergraduates ─ $1,000 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/crowell.shtml)
Eigenmann (Carl H. ) Scholarship ─ $750 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/eigenmann.shtml)
Ferguson (Arlene ) Internship at Hilltop Gardens ─ $500 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/ferguson.shtml)
Fox Glen Research and Education Fund Award ─ $500 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/fox_glen.shtml)
Frey (Sarah Elizabeth) Indiana Daffodil, Inc. Scholarship ─ $1,000 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/daffodil.shtml)
Grossman (Rex ) Award ─ up to $5,000 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/grossman.shtml)
Kindig (John R. and Wendy L.) Scholarship ─ $5,385 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/kindig.shtml)
Malacinski (George M.) Biology Scholarship ─ $1,000 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/malacinski.shtml)
McClung (L.S. ) Scholarship ─ up to $3,000 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/mcclung.shtml)
Microbiology Undergraduate Summer Research Award ─ $3,500 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/microbiology.shtml)
Mower (Alfred Parson ) Scholarship ─ $1,000 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/mower.shtml)
Robinson (Sid) Biology Scholarship ─ $4,000 (by invitation only to direct admit students; http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/robinson.shtml)
Seward (Fred) Award ─ $2,500 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/seward.shtml)
Tatum (William J.) Award ─ $1,000 (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/tatum.shtml)
Check the department’s “Undergraduate Awards and Scholarships” Web page (http://www.bio.indiana.edu/undergraduate/awards/index.shtml) for the requirements for each award and the application instructions. Students can also obtain the required 2016 application form there.
The application deadline for the above named awards is Monday, February 15, 2016. Please contact Kathy Wyss at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.