The following are two awards for undergraduate students. Click on the titles for more details. Application forms can be found at the Biology Department Office, Science Building D-346.
Students may apply to the Biology Department Alumni Affairs Committee chairperson, Dr. Esther Muehlbauer (firstname.lastname@example.org), for the following travel and special needs awards. Requests for funds must include: Purpose, Justification (with conference abstract if appropriate), and an itemized list of costs, and time table. A letter of support is required from an appropriate faculty advisor or research mentor. Applications may be submitted throughout the academic year, and will be reviewed by the Alumni Affairs Committee on a rolling basis.
Conference Travel Award:
Partial support for undergraduate and masters student travel to present research at a scientific conference.
Special Course Scholarships:
Scholarships for travel expenses associated with research, or short courses/field courses on special topics related to undergraduate and masters student research.
Biology Honor Society Project Award:
Funding to support projects undertaken by the Biology Honor Society, such as tutoring, or reorganization of the Biology Natural History Museum.