Scholarships

Every year, we award a number of merit- and need-based scholarships to BSU Chemistry students. These awards, funded through the BSU Foundation, are made possible through donations, endowment funds and memorials.

There may be specific criteria which determines who is eligible to receive these awards. Contact the department chair for additional information.

To Apply

2015 Deadline: March 27

 

Richard Beitzel Scholarship

Criteria: Outstanding Organic Chemistry student selected each spring.

Bill Britton Scholarship

Criteria: Outstanding Analytical Chemistry students elected each spring.

Dr. Tom and Nancy Boates Scholarship

Criteria: Senior majoring in Chemistry. A student should have a minimum GPA of 3.25 and plan to pursue graduate studies in the sciences and to conduct a research project during their senior year.

Mary Traxler Scholarship

Criteria: Awarded each year to a BSU student who has completed the Biochemistry sequence or is engaged in biochemical research. The student should have a minimum GPA of 3.00 and plan to pursue a career in a biochemical or a medical-related field.

Iverson Corner Drug Pre-Pharmacy Scholarship

Criteria: Minimum GPA of 3.5, evidence of community service, completion of Principles of Chemistry II or General Chemistry, and completion or enrollment in Organic Chemistry. Preference to graduates of Bemidji High School, Bagley High School or an employee of Iverson Corner Drug.

Jack Quistgard Pre-Pharmacy Scholarship

Criteria: Minimum GPA of 3.7, evidence of community service, completion of Principles of Chemistry II and completion or enrollment in Organic Chemistry.

Harold Peters Scholarship

Criteria: Sophomore, junior or senior majoring in Chemistry with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Fishing for Fin – Emeriti Scholarship

Criteria: Junior or senior majoring in Biology, Geology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Studies or a pre-professional program.

Enbridge Energy Scholarships

Criteria: Junior or senior majoring in Biology, Geology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Studies or a pre-professional program.

Ruth Warde Research Scholarship

Criteria: Current BSU student with a declared Chemistry major. Faculty liaison will identify a research project for the student that is useful, substantial and that is performed by the student.

Noel Clay Science Abroad Scholarship

Criteria: Major in Biology or Chemistry, participating in a short-term academic program outside of the United States.