Diane Marie Heimbuch Scholarship - Application deadline March 1, 2017
One or more $1000 awards are given each year. This may be a renewal award for the previous recipient who continues to meet the criteria, or a new award. Awardees will receive $500 in Fall semester and $500 in Spring semester. A student may not receive the award for more than three years.
Student must be a resident of the State of Iowa.
Student must be an undergraduate majoring in Biology, Genetics, or Bioinformatics and Computational Biology.
Student must be at least a sophomore in standing and attending full time.
Student must be in good academic standing with a 3.0 GPA or higher.
Student must have a least fall 2017and spring 2018 semesters remaining at Iowa State University to receive the full $1,000 award.
Preference will be given to a student interested in animal biology.
Scholarship Opportunities Inside Iowa State University
Cargill Global Scholars Program. Applications must be submitted in full on March 1, 2017 by 11:59 PM ET. The Cargill Global Scholars Program is a distinctive scholarship opportunity that provides financial support in addition to leadership development opportunities through seminars, networking events, and a mentorship program. Enrollment in one of the partner universities, of which Iowa State University is one, is required.
Hixson Opportunity Awards. This scholarship is available to entering freshmen who wish to study any major offered at Iowa State University. Students must have faced challenges of personal and/or financial hardship.
Roy J. Carver Trust Scholarship. Scholarships are available to full-time (12 hours or more) students who will be starting their junior year in the fall semester of the award year. The program centers on providing substantial scholarships to students who struggle to overcome significant social and economic obstacles in the pursuit of their education or who may be living in circumstances that may not normally be taken into account by other financial aid programs.
ISU College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Scholarships. The online application period for 2017-2018 undergraduate scholarships from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences will be December 5, 2016 through February 1, 2017. BCBio students are eligible to apply for many STEM scholarships offered.