Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Up to $7,500
January (last Friday)
Sponsor: Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation
Eligibility: 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.
How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.
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Howard Hughes Medical Institute Predoctoral Fellowship in Biological Sciences $24,000
Sponsor: Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in an approved research-based program for a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree in biological and biomedical sciences. Applicants must pursue careers in college-level teaching and/or research. Selection is based on academic and extracurricular accomplishments, including GPA, class rank and honors.
NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program Up to $20,000
Sponsor: Office of Intramural Training and Education
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time students at an accredited undergraduate institution, have an underprivileged background and have a minimum 3.3 GPA or be within the top 5 percent of their class. Applicants must also show a commitment to pursuing careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science research at the NIH.
How to apply: Applications are available online.
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