Description: These scholarships are for undergraduate and graduate students in biology conducting research in Microbiology or Immunology. Three scholarships totaling $3,000 each will be awarded to support education and/or research in the Biology Department each year. To apply please fill out an application form (PDF) obtained at http://www.jmu.edu/biology/scholarships.shtml by February 15. Award recipients will be notified by March 31.
Criteria : Recipients
shall be undergraduate biology majors studying in the particular area of
microbiology or immunology and having a minimum cumulative grade point average
of 3.25, or alternatively, recipients shall be graduate students in biology
interested in the study of immunology and having a graduate record examination
score in the seventieth percentile. Students must show evidence of financial
need and must submit a signed FAFSA form to the Department of Education
(http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/) by February 15.
History: Established via a bequest from Dr. Jean Acton, a
former faculty member in the Department of Biology.
For more information, please contact Dr. Chris Lantz (firstname.lastname@example.org )