College of Science 2017-2018 Scholarships

The application deadline for the College of Science 2017-2018 scholarships was March 17, 2017. Applications are no longer being accepted.

Winners were notified via an email (sent to Marshall University email addresses only) the week of April 17, 2017.


Francis A. Scott Scholarship

  • Recipient(s) shall be pre-medical education students expressing an interest in continuing the advanced study of medicine
  • Primary consideration given to students from the Tri-state area
  • Award available – $3435.29 (may be divided among recipients)

Tom and Sally McNeill Lemke Scholarship

  • Science freshmen or sophomores with 3.5 GPA; Second preference Fine Arts.
    First preference, students from Hardy or Schuylkill County, PA; Second preference Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Jefferson, Mineral, or Morgan County, WV.
  • Award available – $853.95

Doris H. and William D. Crigger, M.D. Scholarship

  • The recipients shall be:
    • Full-time freshmen students in the College of science
    • Have demonstrated financial need
    • Have an average of 2.5 GPA or higher
    • Residents of West Virginia, with first priority given to residents of Logan, McDowell or Mingo Counties
    • Employed a minimum of 10 hrs/wk during academic year
  • Award may be renewed for up to a total award of 4 years (8 semesters) if fulltime status and a minimum overall GPA of 2.5 are maintained (in cooperation with the Office of Student Financial Assistance).
  • As a condition of this scholarship, the recipients shall correspond with the executors of Mr. Crigger’s estate annually giving a report of his/her progress. It is the donor’s wish that the recipients have a strong determination to pursue an education and a strong work ethic: therefore, the recipients must be employed at least 10 hours per week during the academic year.
  • Award available – $4771.79 (may be divided among recipients)

Bernard L. and Sylvia Rosen Miller Memorial Scholarship

  • Awarded to full time undergraduate chemistry, biochemistry or physics major
  • Renewable up to 4 years
  • Award available – $794.78

Anna V. Love Scholarship for the College of Science

  • The recipients shall be:
    • Full-time undergraduate student in the College of science
    • Have demonstrated financial need
    • First preference will be given to graduates of Cabell Midland High School, Ona,
      WV
  • Award may be renewed for up to a total award of 4 years (8 semesters) if fulltime status and satisfactory academic achievement are maintained (in cooperation with the Office of Student Financial Assistance).
  • Award available – $936.03

H.D. (Dan) Moore and Jewell Ridgeway Moore Memorial Scholarship

  • Recipient shall be a full-time student in the College of Science who meets the
    requirements to receive academic scholarship and have demonstrated financial need
  • Award available – $643.87

Linda Royer Kennedy Scholarship By the Cobb Foundation

  • The recipients shall be:
    • Full-time freshmen students in the College of science
    • Have demonstrated financial need
    • Have an average of 2.5 GPA or higher (or a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 if
      incoming freshman)
    • Residents of West Virginia with preference given to graduates of St. Joseph
      Central High School, Huntington, WV
  • Award available – $278.33

Steve and Mary Beckelhimer Science Education Graduate Scholarship

  • The recipients shall be:
    • Graduates of the Marshall University College of Education or hold a degree from
      an accredited undergraduate education program or hold a valid teaching
      certification in the state of West Virginia
    • Accepted to a graduate program at Marshall University College of Science
    • Planning to become science educators in the public school system
    • Priority given to students from West Virginia
  • Award may be renewed for up to 2 years if halftime status and a minimum GPA of 3.0
    are maintained (in cooperation with the Office of Student Financial Assistance).
  • Award Available – $3998.95 (split up over 2 years)