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Biological Sciences Academic Scholarship Application

Academic Scholarship For Biological Science Students

Complete this application and submit it, with cover letter by FEBRUARY 12th.

Departmental scholarships are typically $500 to $2,000 and are awarded for the academic year in addition to any other forms of financial aid. Recipients must be enrolled as a full-time, degree seeking student during the period for which they receive a scholarship. Applications will be reviewed by a scholarship committee and students will be notified by letter from the Biological Sciences on or before May 1.

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Application must include a cover letter detailing their inspiration for pursuing a degree in biology and their motivation for applying for a departmental scholarship. PDF format recommended.

Note: if you are interested in applying for federal need-based aid, please complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). ESU’s priority date for applying for federal aid is March 15.

Submit the above electronic application with your cover letter to the Department of Biological Sciences by February 12th.

If you have questions, please contact the Biological Sciences office by telephone at

(620) 341-5311; or e-mail: adickaso@emporia.edu