Biosciences Scholarships

A variety of scholarships are targeted specifically if you major in Biology, Health and Medical Sciences (HMS), Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB), Cellular and Molecular Biology (CMB), Biochemistry and Biotechnology (BCBT) and Life Science Education (LSE). You can apply for scholarships through the online scholarship application.

Scholarship applications open October 1 and close February 1.

Eligibility:

  1. Applicants must declare a Biosciences major
  2. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, unless otherwise stated
  3. Applicants should be enrolled at MSUM for the 2019-2020 academic year

Applicants must be a sophomore or junior standing in fall of 2020; demonstrate research and leadership skills; have departmental involvement; and a willingness to participate in a departmental seminar.  Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

- Attach an essay describing your participation in research and any accomplishments in this area.

- Attach a list of any awards, honors or scholarships you have received.

Applicants must be a senior standing in fall of 2020 with a GPA of 3.0; demonstrate research and leadership skills; have departmental involvement; and a willingness to participate in a departmental seminar.

- Attach an essay describing your participation in research and any accomplishments in this area.

- Attach a list of any awards, honors or scholarships you have received.

- Attach a resume or CV.

Applicants must be a senior standing in fall of 2020 with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

- List any awards, honors or scholarships you have received.

- Describe your participation in research and any accomplishments in this area.

- Attach a resume or CV.

Applicants must be a sophomore, junior or senior standing the fall of 2020 with a minimum GPA of 3.5.

- Attach an essay describing your participation in research and any accomplishments in this area.

- Attach a list of any awards, honors or scholarships you have received.

Applicants must be a sophomore, junior or senior standing for fall of 2020 with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

- Attach an essay describing your participation in research and any accomplishments in this area.

- Attach a list of any awards, honors or scholarships you have received.

Applicants must be a sophomore, junior or senior standing in fall of 2020 with a minimum GPA of 3.0; applicants can be either a Biology or Biochemistry-Biotechnology major.

- Attach an essay describing your participation in research and any accomplishments in this area.

- Attach a list of any awards, honors or scholarships you have received.

Applicants must be a senior standing in fall of 2020 with a minimum GPA of 3.75.  Applicant must demonstrate campus or community involvement.  Applicant can be a Biology, Biochemistry-Biotechnology major or Sustainability major with an emphasis in Environment Science.

- Attach an essay describing your participation in research and any accomplishments in this area.

- Attach a list of any awards, honors or scholarships you have received.

- Attach a resume or CV.

Upperclass students majoring in Biology.

No additional requirements needed

Students enrolled in the Biosciences program with a GPA of 3.0.

- Attach an essay describing your participation in research and any accomplishments in this area.

- Attach a list of any awards, honors or scholarships you have received.

 

Applicants must be a junior or senior standing in Fall of 2020 with a GPA of 3.0 who show financial need.  Applicants can be either a Biology or Biochemistry-Biotechnology major.
 
Need is determined through the FAFSA. If you have not completed a FAFSA already, you can do so at www.fafsa.gov.  FAFSA results must be received by the application deadline date.

- Attach an essay describing your participation in research and any accomplishments in this area.

- Attach a list of any awards, honors or scholarships you have received.

 

Applicant must be a sophomore, junior or senior standing in fall of 2020 with a minimum GPA of 3.0.  Applicants can be either a Biology or Chemistry major.

- Attach an essay describing your participation in research and any accomplishments in this area.

- Attach a list of any awards, honors or scholarships you have received.

 

Senior student majoring in biological, physical or earth science education; NOT health or phy ed

Full time seniors enrolled in the Biosciences program who are in good academic standing.