College of Science - Chem & Biochem - Chevy Axelrad Goldstein Scholarship

Dr. Chevy Axelrad Goldstein performed research involving ab initio calculation on Diels Alder reactions. She was hired as a professor at Cal Poly Pomona in 1984. Chevy passed away in 2007, at the age of 59, after a 22-year battle due to complications of a brain tumor. She was named the Distinguished Alumna of the College of Science in 2016. This scholarship has been established to support students through scholarships, who are engaged in research and excelling in the classroom.

Award Period: 2020-2021


  • Open to all undergraduate (first-time freshman and transfers admitted in Fall 2020 may apply) AND graduate students
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75
  • Must be Chemistry major
  • One letter of recommendation is required
  • Preference given to students participating in research projects on campus
  • Answer supplemental question

For questions regarding this opportunity, please contact Dr. Michael Page 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. How has participating in research furthered your understanding of the field in chemistry?
  2. Please provide the name and email address of the individual who will provide a letter of recommendation on your behalf