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 also apply for scholarships through the College of Science, Health & the Environment and general university scholarships through the Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid.

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

    Eligibility:

    1. Applicants must declare a Biosciences major
    2. Applicants should be enrolled at MSUM for the 2017-2018 academic year

    Scholarships Offered

    • Jesse Parsons Scholarship
      2, $2000 awards for students majoring in either Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB, BCBT or LSE. Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Russell J. Stewart and Ken Skjegstad Scholarship
      $500 award for a junior or senior majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB, BCBT or LSE.
    • Genevieve King Scholarship
      $1000 award for a senior majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB, BCBT or LSE.
    • Roland and Carolyn Barden Scholarship
      2, $1000 awards for students majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB, BCBT or LSE with demonstrated financial need
    • Martin Abrahamson Scholarship
      2, $1200 awards for seniors majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB, BCBT, LSE or Sustainability Major with an emphasis in Environmental Science; with campus or community involvement and a minimum GPA of 3.75.
    • Hans Brisch Scholarship
      2, $2000 awards for juniors and seniors majoring in in Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB, BCBT or LSE with a minimum GPA of 3.5.
    • Biology Alumni and Faculty Scholarship
      $4000 award for juniors majoring in Biology, HMS, EEB, CMB or LSE with research and leadership skills, departmental involvement and willingness to give a departmental seminar.