Biology Scholarships

The Office of Student Financial Aid & Scholarships has prepared the following list for information purposes.
Please contact the respective department for additional information regarding these scholarships.

The Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships manages an array of scholarships for which newly admitted and current undergraduate and graduate students from all academic disciplines are eligible to apply. In general, scholarships are awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement and financial need, and selection can be highly competitive. Below is a comprehensive list of scholarships which are applicable to only certain PVAMU majors.

Scholarship Title

Amount

Due Date

¡Adelante! Fund Ford Motor Company/Future Leaders Scholarship $1,500 Varies
4-H Youth in Action $5,000 10/22/2018
AAUW Return to Learning Scholarships $2,500 04/01/2019
ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention, Inc. Academic Scholarship $1,000 07/01/2019
ACF Barnes W. Rose, Jr. and Eva Rose Nichol Scholarship Program $700 03/16/2019
ACF Woodcock Family Education Scholarship Program Varies 03/16/2019
AFE Scholarships in Floriculture and Horticulture $4,000 05/01/2019
Alabama Environmental Health Association Scholarship $1,000 09/15/2018
Alabama Student Grant Program $1,200 Varies
Alaska Space Grant Program Undergraduate Fellowship $5,000 09/15/2018
American Association of Blacks in Energy Scholarship $5,000 02/03/2019
Amezcua Family Scholarship $500 04/30/2019
Angela Award $1,000 12/15/2018
APIASF/Southern California Edison Scholarship $2,500 01/11/2019
APIASF/Toyota Scholarship $2,500 01/11/2019
Apprentice Ecologist Open Space Initiative $500 12/31/2018
Apprentice Ecologist Scholarship $1,000 12/31/2018
APS/IBM Research Internship for Undergraduate Women $2,500 02/15/2019
Arizona Public Service Navajo Scholars Program $6,000 05/31/2019
Arizona Public Service Navajo Scholars Program for Tribal Colleges $6,000 05/31/2019
B.A. Rudolph Foundation STEM Scholarship $4,800 04/04/2019
Barbara Odom-Wesley Spirit of Achievement Scholarship $2,000 02/17/2019
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship & Excellence in Education Program $15,000 01/27/2019
BECA, Inc. Edna R. Anthony Memorial Scholarship $1,000 04/15/2019
Bernold and Beatrice Pollard Scholarship Program $1,900 05/31/2019
Beulah Frey Environmental Scholarship $1,000 05/03/2019
Blandy Experimental Farm Undergraduate Research Education Program $4,808 03/01/2019
Boren Scholarships $20,000 02/08/2019
Boston University Robert Noyce Scholarship Programs Varies Varies
Brown and Caldwell Minority Scholarship Program $5,000 04/15/2019
Clarkston Scholars Program $10,000 01/15/2019
Clarkston’s Scholars Program $10,000 01/15/2019
Clear Creek Valley Medical Society Scholarship $2,000 06/29/2019
Cleveland State University Robert J. Noyce Scholarship Program $25,000 Varies
Connecting Minorities in STEM (CMS) scholarship $1,000 06/30/2019
Creative Biolabs Scholarship Program $1,000 10/21/2018
Cynthia E. Morgan Memorial Scholarship $1,000 02/25/2019
Davidson Fellows Scholarship $50,000 02/14/2019
Don & Sybil Harrington Scholarship $3,000 03/15/2019
Donald White/Mandla A. Ndwanya Memorial Fund Scholarship and Internship in South Africa $2,500 Varies
EADB Math, Science, Technology, & Engineering University Scholarship Program Varies Varies
Elmhurst Garden Club Scholarship Varies 05/15/2019
Elms College STEM Scholarships $10,000 02/01/2019
Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship $1,500 04/15/2019
Environmental Studies/Natural Science Scholarship Program $1,000 03/31/2019
EPOC Environmental Scholarship Fund Varies Varies
EPP Undergraduate Scholarship Program $45,000 01/31/2019
Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship $9,500 01/31/2019
Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education Scholarship $15,000 04/10/2019
ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships $5,000 04/08/2019
Fergus Area College Foundation Scholarship $5,000 04/01/2019
Florida Green Building Coaltion Scholarship $4,000 03/31/2019
Folsom Garden Club Scholarship Program $2,000 04/11/2019
Fontana Transport Inc. Scholars Program $5,000 03/14/2019
Franklin D. Boyce Annual Health Scholarship $2,500 02/15/2019
Furman University Furman Scholars Program $20,000 06/01/2019
Gallagher Student Health Careers Scholarship $7,500 05/07/2019
GeneTex for Education $2,000 Varies
Gill-Elliott Scholarship $2,000 03/15/2019
GRCF Armando “Frank” Quaglia Veteran’s Scholarship Varies 04/01/2019
Harlem YMCA bai Corporate Scholarship Award $10,000 01/31/2019
Health Careers Scholarship Program $7,500 05/06/2019
Healthcare Scholarships Varies 02/15/2019
Heinlein Society Scholarship $1,500 05/15/2019
HENAAC Scholars Program $10,000 04/30/2019
Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship $38,000 10/27/2018
IBM Tribal College Scholarship $2,000 05/31/2019
Indian Health Service Scholarships Varies 03/28/2019
Intel International Science and Engineering Fair $75,000 Varies
IOTA SIGMA PI BP SCHOLARSHIP $2,000 03/30/2019
IWEA Environmental Career Scholarship $500 01/31/2019
James M. & Erma T. Freemont Scholarship Program Varies 02/03/2019
JASC-Nielsen STEM Scholarship $2,000 05/02/2019
Jesse L. Jackson-Fellows Toyota Scholarship $25,000 05/01/2019
Josef Princ Memorial Scholarship $2,000 01/31/2019
Joseph James Morelli Scholarship $2,500 03/17/2019
KCHA Health Career Scholarship $2,250 04/20/2019
Leo Bourassa Scholarship $3,000 04/01/2019
Libbie H. Hyman Memorial Scholarship $3,500 02/08/2019
Lillian Kitchen and Zella Kitchen Challis Scholarship $2,000 03/15/2019
Louise & Raymond Clark Scholarship Varies 11/01/2018
LSP Association Scholarship Fund $5,000 04/14/2019
Mercatus Joseph Schumpeter Undergraduate Fellowship $1,000 01/05/2019
Monterey Bay Officer Spouses Club Scholarship Award Varies 04/01/2019
Murphy Memorial Scholarship $500 02/01/2019
Murrietta Circuits Scholarship Opportunity $500 09/10/2018
Mycological Society of America Awards $2,000 02/15/2019
National Candy Technologists Scholarship $5,000 04/02/2019
National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship Varies 12/18/2018
National Eagle Scout Association STEM Scholarship $50,000 10/31/2018
National GEM Consortium Fellowships $16,000 11/13/2018
National Greenhouse Manufacturers Association (NGMA) Scholarship $4,000 05/01/2019
National Military Fish and Wildlife Association $500 07/15/2019
National Space Club Keynote Scholarships $10,000 12/02/2018
Natural Resources-Excellence in Education $10,000 07/31/2019
NAWT William Hapchuk Memorial Scholarship $1,500 01/15/2019
NDSGC American Indian Scholarship $2,500 Varies
NDSGC Lillian Goettler Scholarship $2,500 02/13/2019
NDSGC Pearl I. Young Scholarship Varies 03/01/2019
Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund $2,000 03/01/2019
New England’s Fuller Fellowship $4,500 02/03/2019
New York Water Environment Association Scholarships $10,000 02/17/2019
NHA Past Presidents’ Legacy Scholarship $2,500 02/15/2019
NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program $80,000 03/14/2019
North Dakota Space Grant Consortium Undergraduate Scholarship Varies Varies
Noyce Teaching Fellowship for Career Changers $49,000 03/01/2019
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program $44,000 Varies
NSHSS STEM Scholarships $1,000 04/01/2019
NY SWANA Sustainability Challenge $3,000 04/01/2019
OAWWA Advanced Degree/Continuing Education Scholarship $3,350 02/09/2019
Orchid Care Scholarship $500 05/01/2019
Out To Innovate Scholarships for LGBTQ+STEM Students $5,000 06/03/2019
Outdoors Writers of Kansas–Harper Memorial Scholarship $1,000 04/15/2019
Pacific Gas & Electric Company Black ERG Scholarship $5,000 02/05/2019
Paul & Deanna Virciglio Scholarship Varies 02/15/2019
Pepsi-Cola Bottling of Eastern Oregon Scholarship $1,000 02/01/2019
Phoenix AISES Scholarship $1,000 07/31/2019
PSGC Graduate Research Fellowship Program at Penn State $5,000 02/15/2019
PSGC Undergraduate Scholarship $4,000 02/15/2019
Quad City Engineering and Science Council Scholarship (QCESC) $3,000 01/24/2019
Regeneron Science Talent Search Scholarship $250,000 11/15/2018
Ripon College Knop Science Scholars Program Varies 03/01/2019
Rockwell Collins SVA STEM Scholarship $2,500 03/15/2019
Rocky Mountain Biological Lab REU Awards $5,250 02/15/2019
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Wildlife Leadership Awards $3,000 03/01/2019
SAPA Scholarship & Excellence in Education Program $1,000 05/30/2019
Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship $60,000 12/15/2018
SHPE Dissertation Scholarship $5,000 04/15/2019
SHPE Graduate Scholarship $3,000 04/15/2019
SHPE Undergraduate Scholarship $2,000 06/30/2019
Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science SOARS Program Varies 02/01/2019
SkillsUSA STEM Scholarship Varies 03/15/2019
SMA Native American STEM Scholarship $1,500 06/15/2019
Society of Women Engineer Houston Area Section Scholarships $500 03/31/2019
Sonny Roden Memorial Scholarship $2,500 06/08/2019
STARFLEET DeForest Kelley/Dr. Leonard McCoy Memorial Medical & Veterinarian Scholarship $1,000 06/15/2019
Study & Internship Program (SIP) in Germany – UAS7 Varies 02/15/2019
Tennessee Valley Interstellar Workshop Scholarship $2,500 05/15/2019
Texas Instruments Scholarship $5,000 01/31/2019
The Cargill Global Scholars Program $5,000 03/01/2019
The COG Scholarship $1,500 04/06/2019
The Edison International STEM Scholarship $5,000 01/19/2019
The Fulbright Program Varies Varies
The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship $8,000 02/01/2019
The Maureen D. Keller Undergraduate Scholarship $1,000 05/15/2019
The Paul and Ellen Ruckes Scholarship $2,000 04/01/2019
The Rick and Sherry Murray Medical Futures Scholarship $5,000 07/13/2019
The Robert Noyce Scholarship $30,000 01/12/2019
The Science Ambassador Scholarship Varies 12/11/2018
The Snorkel Store Scholarship $500 07/01/2019
The Tzo’-Nah Fund Scholarship $2,000 05/31/2019
The Western Union Foundation Family Scholarship Program $5,000 05/25/2019
The Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association Endowed Scholarships Varies Varies
Theodore Gordon Flyfishers, Inc. Founders Fund Scholarship $3,500 04/02/2019
Thomas K. Evans Memorial Scholarship $5,000 05/01/2019
Two Ten Higher Education Scholarship $12,000 04/19/2019
U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize $10,000 04/15/2019
UNCF Princeton Committee Scholarship Varies 12/30/2018
UNCF STEM Scholars Program $20,000 01/16/2019
United Advisory Scholarship Commission Scholarship – Elbert Curtiss and Margaret Nienstedt Fisher Varies 02/15/2019
United Health Foundation Scholarship $5,000 05/31/2019
United Health Foundation Scholarship for Tribal Colleges $5,000 05/31/2019
Universities Space Research Association (USRA) Scholarship Awards $4,000 08/09/2019
USDA 1890 National Scholars Program Varies 01/31/2019
USDA Pathway Programs: William F. Helms Internship Program $5,000 Varies
Utah Space Grant Consortium Fellowships & Scholarships Varies Varies
Vincent and Catherine Sansalone Scholarship Varies 02/01/2019
VWEA Rising Freshman Scholarship $2,500 05/26/2019
VWEA Undergraduate Scholarship $2,500 05/26/2019
Washington HECB American Indian Endowed Scholarship $2,000 02/01/2019
Washington State Opportunity Scholarship $7,500 02/28/2019
WHS’ NEXTGen Border Security Contest $2,500 08/30/2018
Women in Defense Michigan – STEM Scholarship $2,500 05/11/2019
Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship $32,000 Varies
York County Conservation District Scholarship $1,000 09/30/2018
Zannoni Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow (SURF) Awards $2,800 03/01/2019

 

*All current and future students are encouraged to submit the General Scholarship Application for consideration of scholarship funding. Students should also complete any applicable departmental scholarship applications for consideration of additional funding to assist with educational expenses.

For additional information on departmental scholarships please visit the respective college’s webpage for additional information.