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Chemistry Program Scholarships

Various scholarships are offered within the Science Department. Below is a listing of scholarships for Chemistry majors. Funding amounts are limited and vary yearly. Not all scholarships are available on a yearly basis. Scholarship applications are normally reviewed in spring semester. Scholarship awards are disbursed through the SMSU Financial Aid office.

  • Adam Johan Bergren Chemistry Scholarship – Donated by Adam and Suzanne Bergren, Dr. Adam Bergren a Southwest Minnesota State Alumni. This scholarship is focused towards upper classman majoring in Chemistry; preference will be given to those involved with undergraduate research and academic performance. Applicants must be enrolled as a full time student at SMSU.
  • Chemistry Memorial Scholarship - Donated by Chemistry Faculty, this scholarship has two types of awards and maybe be offered to entering freshmen and transfer students who are chemistry majors, and full time students. This award may also be offered to current sophomore, junior and senior students who are chemistry majors and full time students at SMSU.
  • Dr. Gordon & Helen Wands - Donated by Dr. Patrick Wands, Tim and Teresa Wands and Family, Shannon and Jeff S. Wands and Family, and Gary Wands. This scholarship is for a fourth year student majoring in Biology, Chemistry, Pre-Med, Pre-Optometry, or a related field with an intent to enter a health care profession.
  • Mortier Family Scholarship - Donated by Joseph and Ruthie Mortier in honor of Charles and Bertha Mortier. This scholarship is for a student who has not received a scholarship to date, and must be at least a junior standing academically with a minimum GPA of 3.0 majoring in a science-related field. The student also must have a permanent address within SW MN.
  • John Thomas Memorial Scholarship - Donated by Friends and Family of John Thomas. This is an endowment that is for junior and senior Chemistry majors. Awarded for one year but may be renewed upon application.
  • Science, Mathematics & Computer Science Scholarship - Donated by Faculty, Alumni and Friends of the University. This scholarship is for a full-time Sophomore, Junior, or Senior majoring in Science, Mathematics, or Computer Science.

To apply for one or more of these scholarships please click here to visit the Science Department Scholarship page.

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