Scholarships

  There are a variety of scholarships offered and administered through the College of Science.  Scholarships are available for students entering as freshman into graduate school.  Selection of recipients is on a competitive basis.  Applications are reviewed, evaluated and awarded by the College of Science Scholarship Committee, comprised of COS faculty & staff, the Dean and Associate Dean.

Apply now for an opportunity to receive a scholarship for: Academic Year 2013-2014

To be considered for a scholarship, review the criteria below and submit an application by the deadline: Friday, March 14th, 2014 by 5:00 pm

H.J. & Signe Bonnevie Memorial Science Scholarship

Eligibility: Worthy and deserving, incoming freshmen students that have enrolled in the College of Science. Preference is given to National Merit Scholars that have indicated the U of A as their first choice. Award based on scholarship, merit and professional potential.

Award Amount: $1,000/yr ($500 per semester Fall/Spring, non-renewable) 

 

 Van de Verde Undergraduate Research Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Undergraduate students majoring in College of Science discipline that demonstrate academic excellence and professional promise.  Scholarship recipients must be working cooperatively with a faculty member on a research project.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Award Amount: $1,500/yr ($750 per semester Fall/Spring, possibility of renewal by re-application)     

Scholarships Contact:
Kimberly Sierra-Cajas
(520) 626-7428 or at kjsc@email.arizona.edu

 

*******The following scholarships will be due in early Fall 2014- Dates TBA*******

 

Paul G. Koch  & Elsie M. Koch Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility:  Incoming freshman, enrolled at the U of A who are Tucson/Pima County High School grads majoring in scientific disciplines.  Award based on scholarship, merit and professional potential.

Award Amount: $2,000/yr ($1,000 per semester Fall/Spring, renewable)

 

Charles, Charles Jr., & Anthony Vomaska Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: High School graduates from Pima County with preference for Rincon High School graduates majoring in scientific field, particularly pre-med studies.  Applicants must be US citizens.

Award Amount: $1,000 ($500 per semester Fall/Spring , non-renewable)

 

Glen W., Vanice,  & Keith G. Reid Biomedical Research Scholarship

Eligibility :  This research award is made annually to, US born undergraduates or graduate students conducting research in fields of alcoholism, macular degeneration of the eye, cancer,  human nutrition or allergies. Candidates must be excelling academically and making timely progress towards their degree.

Award Amount: $1,000/yr ($500 per semester Fall/Spring, possibility of renewal by re-application)