Biology 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 information will be emailed to students enrolled in the Biosciences program. Additional information may be posted in the department.

    Scholarship applications are due 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

    Scholarships Offered

    • Biology Alumni and Faculty Endowed Scholarship
      For a sophomore or junior majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB or CMB with research and leadership skills, departmental involvement and willingness to give a departmental seminar.
    • Biosciences Scholarship
      For a senior majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB or CMB with research and leadership skills, departmental involvement and willingness to give a departmental seminar.
    • Genevieve King Scholarship
      For a senior majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB or CMB.
    • Hans Brisch Scholarship
      For a sophomore, junior or senior majoring in in Biology, HMS, EEB or CMB with a minimum GPA of 3.5.
    • Jesse Parsons Scholarship
      For a sophomore, junior, or senior majoring in either Biology, HMS, EEB or CMB.
    • Kenneth R. Skjegstad Scholarship
      For a sophomore, junior or senior majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB or BCBT.
    • Martin Abrahamson Scholarship
      For a senior majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB, BCBT or Sustainability Major with an emphasis in Environmental Science; with campus or community involvement and a minimum GPA of 3.75.
    • Phyllis Harber Scholarship
      For a junior or senior majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB or CMB.
    • Roland and Carolyn Barden Scholarship
      For a junior or senior majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB or BCBT with demonstrated financial need.
    • Russell J. Stewart Scholarship
      For a sophomore, junior or senior majors in Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB, BCBT or Chemistry
    • Richard Pemble Scholarship, No restrictions