Scholarships for Science Majors
Only for UW Oshkosh Chemistry majors:
Gilbert F and Katherine L Pollnow Chemistry Scholarship
Awarded to a Professional Chemistry major with outstanding performance in Physical Chemistry and its math and physics prerequisites; preference given to a student with financial need.
Open to UW Oshkosh students in Chemistry and other majors:
Ruth A Berge Organic Chemistry Scholarship Award
Awarded to a student with outstanding performance in Organic Chemistry.
Merlin Silverthorn and William Haidlinger Scholarships
Application required; awarded for academic excellence and financial need.
National Scholarship Programs:
SMART (Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation) Scholarship Program
SMART will pay for all educational expenses for a B.S., M.S. or Ph.D. program in a STEM discipline, and then provide scholars unique opportunities to work as research scientists or engineers on cutting edge technology in world class Department of Defense facilities. This is a highly competitive, national program, open to U.S. citizens only. The SMART program will pay all educational costs and a stipend from as little as one (1) term up to 5 years. Specifically the program pays for:
- Full Tuition - to any accredited U.S. University;
- a very generous stipend while in school ranging from $25,000 - $41,000 per year;
- Book allowance - $1,000;
- Health insurance contribution;
- Paid Summer internships;
- Travel fees for internships and all required student fees.
Application deadlines are typically in December. For more information, see their webpage at <smart.asee.org>.