Biological Sciences

Scholarships & Awards

  • Clark Porter Biological Sciences Scholarship
  • Dorian and Paula Dodds Inspire Scholarship
  • Duane Durkee Memorial Scholarship
  • Garrett Gibson Memorial Botany Scholarship
  • Megan Lee Hudzik Scholarship
  • P & T Progressive Scholarship
  • Phillip A. Cothern Memorial Scholarship
  • Ralph and Ruth K. Choisser Memorial Scholarship
  • Dr. and Mrs. "Sib" West Scholarship
  • Sterling E. Rood Memorial Scholarship

To be eligible for these scholarships, students must complete the CSU, Chico online scholarship application(opens in new window).  The deadline is usually in January each year, and awards are made for the following academic year.

Awards by Application

Department of Biological Sciences Awards are administered by the department/affiliated programs, and students must apply separately for these, usually in the spring semester.  

Poster Symposium and Year End Awards

Department of Biological Sciences Poster Symposium Awards are selected from qualifying poster submissions by evaluation of department faculty and/or symposium judging committee.

  • Lower Division Class Project
  • Upper Division Class Project
  • Graduate Research
  • Michael Abruzzo Outstanding Scientist/s Award
  • Outstanding Student in Microbiology