College Scholarships for Careers in Biology

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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$1,200
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  • Renewable
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  • Offered by
    American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Foundation
    Administrator
    Scholarship Fund
    2950 Niles Road
    St. Joseph, MI 49085
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have completed at least one year of undergraduate study and have at least one year of undergraduate study remaining, major in agricultural or biological engineering at an eligible accredited degree program in the U.S. or Canada, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Students must also be members of ASABE.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$1,000-$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Atlantic Salmon Federation
    P.O. Box 807
    Calais, ME 04619-0807
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be studying or actively engaged in salmon management or research. The award is open to U.S. and Canadian applicants.
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  • Offered by
    Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation
    6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315
    Springfield, VA 22150
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$400
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    No
  • Offered by
    Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation
    8645 Founders Road
    Indianapolis, IN 46268
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$400-$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
    Maureen Donnelly, Secretary
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University
    11200 SW 8th Street
    Miami, FL 33199
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be members of ASIH and studying for an advanced degree. The award may be used for museum or laboratory study, travel, fieldwork or other activities that will enhance their careers and their contributions to the science of herpetology. Both merit and need will be considered.
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Deadline
March 15, April 15 and September 15
Amount
$500-$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Catching the Dream
    Attn.: Scholarship Affairs Office
    8200 Mountain Road NE
    Suite 203
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian, enrolled in a tribe and attend or plan to attend college full-time. Students must apply to all other sources of funding at the same time they apply for this scholarship. Selection is based on grades, SAT or ACT scores, work experience, leadership, clear goals, commitment to the American Indian community and the potential to improve the lives of American Indian people.
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Deadline
December 31
Amount
Up to $3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Microscopy Society of America
    Undergraduate Research Scholarships
    230 East Ohio Street
    Suite 400
    Chicago, IL 60611-3265
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must conduct research in microscopy at their school and complete their research before graduation. Applicants must also be full-time undergraduate students and achieve junior or senior standing by the time the research work is started.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$3,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Garden Clubs Inc.
    4401 Magnolia Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time juniors, seniors, graduate students or sophomores applying for the junior year and major in one of the following fields: agriculture education, horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, botany, biology, plant pathology/science, forestry, agronomy, environmental concerns, economics, environmental conservation, city planning, wildlife science, habitat or forest/systems ecology, land management or related areas.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$100-$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Nebraska Academy of Sciences
    P.O. Box 880339
    Lincoln, NE 68588
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. There are six scholarships given to Nebraska high school seniors including those who plan to study geology, earth sciences, prairie and soil conservation, climate and environmental change and business and the environment.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Wilson Ornithological Society
    Dr. Robert B. Payne
    Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan
    1109 Gedes Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants' proposals should, but are not required to, cover the area of the study of bird movements based on banding, using the analysis and recovery of banded birds, with an emphasis on economic ornithology. Applicants must be willing to present their research results at an annual meeting of the Wilson Ornithological Society.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$400-$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
    Maureen Donnelly, Secretary
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University
    11200 SW 8th Street
    Miami, FL 33199
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants should be members of ASIH and should be enrolled for an advanced degree, although those with developing careers may receive the award under exceptional circumstances. Awards may be used for museums or laboratory study, travel, fieldwork or other activities that will enhance their professional careers and their contributions to the science of ichthyology. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit and need.
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Deadline
January
Amount
Up to $5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Bat Conservation International
    Scholarship Program
    P.O. Box 162603
    Austin, TX 78716
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduate students and submit a research proposal that addresses a specific area of bat conservation. The application form provides several potential research topics.
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