Student Scholarships in the Biological Sciences Department

Note: Application is open in April and deadline is due May 1st annually

# Annual Scholarship Name Award Amount Eligible Students Scholarship Brief Description

Scholarship Detail Description Link

Application Form Link Award Contact
1 Steven J. Wickler Scholarship $750 Graduate students in the College of Agriculture or the College of Science For applicants who study some aspect of animal or human biology. Preferred research fields include those studied by Dr. Wickler (metabolism, thermoregulation, altitude physiology, locomotor physiology, and biomechanics), however students of all other areas of animal or human biology are encouraged to apply. Steven Wickler Scholarship Biological Sciences Department Scholarships and Awards Application Form Dr. Don Hoyt
2 Larry Dang Scholarship $1,000 Undergraduates in Biology For applicants who are full-time biology students with financial need and who are also active in the community. Larry Dang Scholarship Dr. Edward Bobich
3 Harold Lint Scholarship $750 Senior / Graduate student in Biology For applicants who have superior academic records and a primary interest in botany and/or biological conservation. Harold Lint Scholarship Dr. Kristin Bozak
4 Chuck Bayless Scholarship $750 Junior / Senior / Graduate student in Biology For applicants who demonstrate an interest in field or environmental biology, and promise of continuing in that area. Chuck Bayless Scholarship Dr. Kris Lappin
5 Tim Brown Scholarship $750 Senior / Graduate student in Biology For applicants who show evidence of ability to conduct an independent research project, an interest in field or environmental biology and promise of continuing in that area. Tim Brown Scholarship Dr. Kris Lappin
6 Ed Roche Research Assistant Scholarship $750 Senior / Graduate student in Biology For applicants with high academic standing and commitment to science and research. Ed Roche Scholarship Dr. Sep Eskandari
7 Vernon Gregory Scholarship $750 Senior / Graduate student in Biology For applicants with high academic standing and commitment to biological science. Vernon Gregory Scholarship Dr. Christos Stathopoulos
8 Larry McKane Teaching Assistant Scholarship $750 Teaching Associates in Biology For teaching associates in the Biology Graduate Program who demonstrate both academic excellence and outstanding overall instructional performance.  Larry McKane Scholarships Dr. Ansel Zhao
9 Wu Scholarship $750 Undergraduate / Graduate student in Biology Established to provide support for undergraduate and graduate biological sciences students doing research in the area of plant physiology, virology, and biological sciences Dr. Wu Scholarship Dr. Wei-Jen Lin
10 Rachel Carson Environmental Science Scholarship $5,000 Upper-division undergraduate or graduate students in all disciplinaries For applicants enrolled in any college (ex. Science, Environmental Design, Engineering) that prepares the student for a career directly involved in the preservation and enhancement of the natural environment.  Rachel Carson Scholarship Dr. Sep Eskandari
11 David F. Steele Pre-Professional Scholarship $1,000 Junior / Senior in all disciplinaries For applicants who are enrolled in a pre-professional health field and plan to continue their studies after graduation to earn degrees that include MD, DDS, DVM or MPH. David Steele Scholarship Dr. John Chan
12 Karen Dundas Sorci Endowed Scholarship for Biology $750 Students majored in Biology For full-time undergraduate/graduate students in Biology who are employed a minimum of 20hr/wk. Karen Dundas Sorci Scholarship Dr. Ansel Zhao
13 Microbiology Scholarship $750 Undergraduates in Biology For a graduating undergraduate senior with the highest GPA in Microbiology major or sub-major. N/A N/A

Dr. Wei-Jen Lin & Dr. John Chan

See the past recipients of student scholarships: http://www.csupomona.edu/~biology/Bio_Sci_Scholarship_Recipients.html