College of Science - Chem & Biochem - Erika B. Memorial Scholarship

Erika B. had a passion for teaching. This award will honor students who have a passion for chemistry and teaching.

Award Period: 2021-2022


  • Open to all current undergraduate students (First-time freshmen and transfers admitted in fall 2020 may apply)
  • Open to 5 year+ credential and Post-Bac. undergraduates
  • Open to Chemistry and all CEIS Majors
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75
  • Preference will be given to students who have documented experience tutoring K-12 students or in science workshop with college students
  • Open to international students
  • One letter of recommendation required
  • Complete supplemental essay requirement

For questions regarding this opportunity, please email Dr. Michael Page at Professor and Chair, Chemistry and Biochemistry Department

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

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Supplemental Questions
  1. In 500 words or less, please share your educational and career aspirations and how this scholarship will benefit you. Additionally, please explain why chemistry or teaching is important to you, how you will plan to share your knowledge of chemistry with your fellow classmates and/or the community at large as a tutor or workshop leader. If you have an interest in teaching please share a technique of what you might do in the classroom to help others learn and have a better understanding of chemistry. Lastly, what motivates you to push forward?
  2. Please provide the name and email address of the individual who will provide a letter of recommendation on your behalf