College of Science - Chem & Biochem - Golden (Au) 50th Anniversary Endowed Scholarship

The Chemistry Department was first started in the Spring quarter of 1969. This scholarship was created to honor the numerous accomplishments of the emeritus faculty, staff, and alumni of the past fifty years. This award will support current students in their educational endeavors. All students are welcome to apply. Preference will be given to those who are participating in a science-related club or activity either on-campus or in their community, those who have participated in an internship or are employed in a position utilizing their knowledge of chemistry. These types of student efforts are celebrated and truly honor the traditions of the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department.

Award Period: 2021-2022

Criteria:

  • Open to all current undergraduate students majoring in Chemistry (First-time Freshmen and transfers admitted in fall 2020 may apply)
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75
  • Open to international students
  • Preference will be given to students participating in a science-related club or activity, either on campus or in their community, those involved in an internship or employed in a position utilizing their knowledge of chemistry
  • Submit supplemental essay
  • One letter of recommendation required
For questions regarding this opportunity, please contact Dr. Michael Page, Professor and Chair, Chemistry and Biochemistry Department at mfpage@cpp.edu

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

Award
$2,500
Scopes
College of Science
Deadline
03/16/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. In 500 words or less, please share your educational and career aspirations as well as why you are passionate about the field of chemistry. Also share any involvement in a science-related club or activity, either on campus or in your community as well as any internship or employment related to the field of chemistry. Lastly, how will this scholarship benefit you and what barriers do you face in continuing your education at Cal Poly Pomona?
  2. Please provide the name and email address of the individual who will provide a letter of recommendation on your behalf