College of Science Scholarships

To apply for one of the College of Science scholarships listed below, or other university scholarships, please use the university’s Scholarship Portal at https://www.marshall.edu/sfa/scholarships/.

Winners will be notified via an email (sent to Marshall University email addresses only) the week of April 19, 2021.

Available Scholarships


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

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.

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.

Bernard L. and Sylvia Rosen Miller Memorial Scholarship

  • Awarded to full time undergraduate chemistry, biochemistry or physics major
  • Renewable up to 4 years

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
  • 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).

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

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
  • Preference given to graduates of St. Joseph Central High School, Huntington, WV

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).

Shirley Martin Howard Scholarship

  • The recipient shall be:
    • Full-time student in the College of Science
    • Has demonstrated financial need
  • Preference will be given to a West Virginia resident
  • Award may be renewed for up to 4 years (8 semesters) if full-time status and satisfactory academic progress are maintained (in cooperation with the Office of Student Financial Assistance).

Dr. Greg Crews and Dr. Dallas Nibert Dentistry Scholarship

  • The recipient shall be:
    • A full-time undergraduate student in the College of Science
    • A resident of Cabell, Lincoln, Mason, or Wayne counties in West Virginia
    • In good academic standing with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • Have demonstrated financial need
  • Preference will be given to students considering occupations in professional healthcare
  • Award may be renewed for up to 4 years (8 semesters) if full-time status and satisfactory academic progress are maintained (in cooperation with the Office of Student Financial Assistance)