College of Ag - Dr. Wayne R. Bidlack Scholarship

This scholarship is in honor and memory of Dr. Wayne Bidlack who is remembered fondly for his wonderful service as the Dean of the College of Agriculture for 12 years. Dr. Bidlack was also a beloved Professor in the Nutrition and Food Science Dept. at Cal Poly Pomona with expertise in Nutrition and Food Science.


  • Must be a junior (open to current transfers -admitted in fall 2020)
  • Open to all major(s) in College of Agriculture
  • Must be a current student in fall 2020 and spring 2021
  • Must be enrolled full-time at the time of applying and at the time of disbursement
  • Student must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.4 or above
  • Student must plan to pursue an advanced degree (Master’s and/or Doctoral Program)
  • Student must complete the supplemental essay
  • If selected to receive this scholarship, recipient should write a thank you letter to Dr. Wei Bidlack. Address will be provided to recipient

Should you have any further questions, please contact Dr. Lisa Kessler from the Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture at

To begin the application process, please complete your general application first then proceed to search this scholarship in the “Opportunities>>Recommended” Tab and APPLY

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please describe your plans for an advanced degree (Master's and/or Doctoral Degree) and explain why you are pursuing this career.