College of Science Scholarships

The application deadline for the College of Science 2020-2021 scholarships was March 15, 2020.

Winners will be notified via an email (sent to Marshall University email addresses only) the week of April 15, 2020.

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)

The application deadline for 2020 – 2021 College of Science Scholarships has passed