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Biology - Scholarships


All full-time UNA students can apply for scholarships using either the General Endowed Scholarship form or a major-specific form available through the Office of Student Financial Aid.

There are several scholarships through the Biology department that are awarded each year. Selection takes place during the spring semester with the scholarship being awarded during the following academic year. The exact amount of at least some of these scholarships varies from year to year.

Beta Beta Beta Scholarship

Qualifications: must be a βββ member; have an overall GPA of 2.5 and a Biology GPA of 3.0

Amount of award: $500-$1000+

Francie Martin Scholarship

Qualifications: full-time student majoring in biology (or other sciences); eligible for one year only

Amount of award: $1000+

John W. Holland Scholarship

Qualifications: full time student majoring in biology and a member of βββ; eligible for one year only

Amount of award: $1000+

Dr. Thomas F. "Whitey" Hall Scholarship

Qualifications: full-time student majoring in Biology or Secondary Education/ Biology with an interest in Botany; GPA of 3.0; sophomore or higher standard; eligible for one year, but prior recipients may re-apply.

Amount of award: about $2000+

Students may apply through the Office of Student Financial Aid for most of these scholarships at the following website: http://www.una.edu/financial-aid/

Alternatively, you may contact the department chair for information about the scholarships.