Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry scholarships
selected for the following scholarships and awards based on faculty
nominations. Students do not apply for these awards on their own. The
Department’s ability to give these scholarships and awards is contingent upon
Chemistry and Biochemistry Scholarships
How to apply
Information coming soon.
Scholarship and Awards Fund
Department Scholarship and Awards Fund was established in 1991. Awardees are
selected each spring by a vote of the chemistry faculty.
Russ B. Powell
The Russ B.
Powell Chemistry Scholarship was established in 2007. Awards are given to
continuing Northern Arizona University undergraduate and graduate chemistry
majors who demonstrate a strong commitment to and enthusiasm for chemistry.
The Scott Savage
Scholarship was established in 2000 to provide scholarships to Northern Arizona
University undergraduate chemistry majors who are active in extracurricular
Nancy and Henry
Wettaw Chemistry Awards
The Nancy and
Henry Wettaw Chemistry Award was established in 1995 for students completing
general and organic chemistry. Preference is given to chemistry majors.
Clinton F. Lane
Chemistry Research Fund
The Clinton F.
Lane Chemistry Research Fund was established in 2007 to provide a research stipend
to one or more students majoring in chemistry. Preference is given to junior or
senior level students who exhibit a passion for chemistry. Students must be
participating in undergraduate research.
American Chemical Society – Hach Second Career
American Chemical Society – Hach Second Career Teacher
Scholarship is awarded to professionals in the chemistry field pursuing a
Masters degree in education or becoming certified as a chemistry/science
Scholarship recipients receive either up to $6,000 for full-time
study or up to $3,000 for part-time study. Recipients who meet the award
criteria are eligible to renew the award annually up to three years. The
scholarship can be applied to tuition, books, room and board, and other
education-related expenses. http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards/scholarships/hachsecondcareer.html
Additional Scholarships may be available through the NAU Foundation.