College Scholarships for Biological and Biomedical Sciences Majors

Paying for college is hard, but finding scholarships doesn't have to be. Browse through these scholarships, or choose from the categories on the left to get started. To make it even easier, you can register to get personally matched to scholarships you are eligible to apply for.

Register to get personalized scholarship matches
Niche will find the best scholarships just for you
Scholarships
Share
Deadline
June 15
Amount
$1,000-$2,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Indian Science and Engineering Society
    P.O. Box 9828
    Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students at an accredited college or university. Applicants must also be members of a Native American tribe or Alaskan Native and members of AISES.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
March 15
Amount
$1,200
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • 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.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
March 15
Amount
$1,000-$3,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    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.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
Varies
Amount
$10,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Astronaut Scholarship Foundation
    6225 Vectorspace Boulevard
    Titusville, FL 32780
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be sophomore, junior or senior undergraduate or graduate students in physical science or engineering at Clemson University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Harvey Mudd College, Miami University, North Carolina A&T State University, North Carolina State University, North Dakota State University, Pennsylvania State University, Purdue University, Syracuse University, Texas A&M University, Tufts University, University of Central Florida, University of Colorado, University of Kentucky, University of Minnesota, University of Michigan, University of Oklahoma, University of Washington or Washington University and must be nominated by faculty or staff. Applicants may not directly apply for the scholarship. Students must have excellent grades and performed research or lab work in their field.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Apply
More details
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Physiological Society
    Education Office
    9650 Rockville Pike
    Bethesda, MD 20814-3991
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled as an undergraduate at time of application and at time of meeting. Students must be first authors of the abstract and must be working with an APS member who will confirm the authorship. Applicants must submit a one-page paper discussing research and career plans and an abstract to be reviewed by a committee at the annual Experimental Biology meeting.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
February 12
Amount
$10,000-$50,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Davidson Institute for Talent Development
    9665 Gateway Drive
    Suite B
    Reno, NV 89521
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be under the age of 18 and be able to attend the awards reception in Washington, DC. In addition to the monetary award, the institute will pay for travel and lodging expenses. Three nominator forms, three copies of a 15-minute DVD and additional materials are required.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
November 13
Amount
$5,000 stipend plus airfare and living expenses
Apply
More details
Deadline
May 1 and October 25
Amount
Up to $3,000
Apply
More details
Deadline
March 1
Amount
$400-$1,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    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.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
February 15
Amount
$2,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Iota Sigma Pi (ISP) ND
    Professor Kathryn A. Thomasson, Iota Sigma Pi Director for Student Awards
    University of North Dakota, Department of Chemistry
    P.O. Box 9024
    Grand Forks, ND 58202-9024
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have attained junior status at an accredited college or university, be female and be nominated by a member of Iota Sigma Pi.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
    P.O. Box 10444
    Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be African American graduates of a UNCF member college with a science-related degree pursuing a graduate degree in science. They must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrate financial need.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
January 11
Amount
Up to $4,000
Apply
More details
Deadline
November 18
Amount
Up to $44,000
Apply
More details
Deadline
November 1
Amount
Up to full tuition plus stipend
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Fannie and John Hertz Foundation
    2456 Research Drive
    Livermore, CA 94550-3850
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be college seniors planning to pursue or graduate students currently pursuing a Ph.D. in the applied physical and engineering sciences or modern biology which applies the physical sciences. Successful applicants must attend one of the foundation's approved schools. The award is based on merit, creativity and potential for research.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
February 20
Amount
Varies
Apply
More details
Deadline
February 20
Amount
Up to $10,000
Apply
More details
Deadline
March 1
Amount
$3,000
Apply
More details
Deadline
September 19
Amount
Varies
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists Inc. (MAES)
    711 W. Bay Area Boulevard
    Suite #206
    Webster, TX 77598-4051
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current Hispanic MAES student members who are full-time undergraduate and graduate students in an accredited U.S. college or university majoring in science or engineering. Community college applicants must be enrolled in majors that are transferable to a four-year institution offering bachelor's degrees. There are various scholarships in the program. Some sponsors require students to be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Awards are based on financial need, academic achievement, personal qualities, strengths and leadership abilities. Applicants should submit applications, financial information, recommendations and transcripts.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
Varies
Amount
$5,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
    P.O. Box 10444
    Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Eligible majors include: engineering, pre-medicine, science, chemistry, biochemistry, biology, microbiology, biomedical research, medicine, physical sciences, electrical engineering, civil engineering, chemical engineering and mechanical engineering. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.3 and demonstrate financial need.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
February 15
Amount
$1,500
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Iota Sigma Pi (ISP)
    Dr. Joanne Bedlek-Anslow, MAL Coordinator
    Camden High School, Science
    1022 Ehrenclou Drive
    Camden, SC 29020
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be female undergraduate or graduate students at an accredited four-year institution and be nominated by a faculty member or an Iota Sigma Pi member.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
March 15, April 15 and September 15
Amount
$500-$5,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    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.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
April 11
Amount
$3,000
Apply
More details
Deadline
Varies
Amount
Up to full tuition
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Minnesota Office of Higher Education Services
    1450 Energy Park Drive
    Suite 350
    Saint Paul, MN 55108
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Minnesota residents who have been admitted to a full-time program in an approved Minnesota college or university. Applicants must have demonstrated achievement in one of the following subjects: English or creative writing, fine arts, foreign language, math, science or social science.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
December 31
Amount
$3,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Eagle Scout Association, Boy Scouts of America
    1325 West Walnut Hill Lane
    P.O. Box 152079
    Irving, TX 75015-2079
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be seniors in high school who are planning to enter college the year that they apply and must be active members of the Boy Scouts or Varsity Scouts who have received the Eagle Scout award.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
March 1
Amount
$3,500
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    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.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
December 12
Amount
Full tuition plus fees, stipend and medical insurance
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Department of Defense, American Society for Engineering Education
    1818 N Street NW
    Suite 600
    Washington, DC 20036
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must pursue a doctoral degree in an area of Department of Defense interest: aeronautical and astronautical engineering, biosciences, chemical engineering, chemistry, civil engineering, cognitive, neural, and behavioral sciences, computer and computational sciences, electrical engineering, geosciences, materials science and engineering, mathematics, mechanical engineering, naval architecture and ocean engineering, oceanography and physics. Applicants must have completed no more than one academic year of graduate study as a part-time or full-time student or be in their final year of undergraduate studies. The award is based on academic achievement, personal statements, recommendations and Graduate Record Examination scores. Fellowships may be used only at U.S. institutions of higher education offering doctoral degrees.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    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.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
May 31
Amount
$2,000
Apply
More details
Deadline
February 28
Amount
$5,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    EAA Aviation Center
    P.O. Box 2683
    Oshkosh, WI 54903
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be accepted or enrolled in an accredited college or university with an emphasis on technical information and must intend to pursue a career in engineering, mathematics or the physical or biological sciences. Applicants must also be involved in school and community activities as well as aviation and be members of EAA.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
February 13
Amount
$25,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Proton Energy
    10 Technology Drive
    Wallingford, CT 06492
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors who demonstrate outstanding achievement, excellence and promise in the field of science or technology and who plan to pursue higher education in this field. Students must also be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and declare a science- or technology-related major. Selection is based on academic performance, ability and promise; commitment to a career in a science- or technology-related field; strength of application; demonstrated leadership, work ethic and community involvement and financial need.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
March 1
Amount
$400-$1,000
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    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.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Apply
More details
Deadline
March 15
Amount
Varies
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation
    8645 Founders Road
    Indianapolis, IN 46268
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be sophomores or above and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Members must be seeking an undergraduate degree in engineering or another of the pure sciences. Applicants must have served as a chapter officer or committee chair; preference will be given to a member of the Beta-Eta Chapter.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Community Foundation of Louisville
    Waterfront Plaza
    325 West Main Street
    Suite 1110
    Louisville, KY 40202
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Kentucky residents who are attending a public college or university in Kentucky. They must be full-time undergraduate students who are rising sophomores, juniors or seniors and be majoring in a subject that is related to the environment (such as agriculture, horticulture, environmental engineering, biology or environmental studies). They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
March 15
Amount
$400
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation
    8645 Founders Road
    Indianapolis, IN 46268
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 2.75 and be at least sophomores. Applicants must also be undergraduates seeking a degree in engineering, computer science or any of the pure sciences. Preference is first given to members of the Beta-Eta Chapter and then to other Tekes at colleges/universities in Indiana or Missouri.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
March 15
Amount
Varies
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation
    8645 Founders Road
    Indianapolis, IN 46268
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 2.75 and be seeking an undergraduate degree in natural resources, earth sciences or similar fields. Preference is first given to graduates of the TKE Leadership Academy.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
February 1
Amount
$4,000 stipend plus up to $1,300 travel expenses
Apply
More details
  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Physiological Society
    Education Office
    9650 Rockville Pike
    Bethesda, MD 20814-3991
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate program, and faculty sponsor must be an active member of APS. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Fellowships are awarded to students pursuing a career as a basic research scientist.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Scholarship Data Powered By SuperCollege. Copyright 2015. Super College