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AACT National Candy Technologists John Kitt Memorial Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Warrell Corp
Attn: Kevin Silva
1250 Slate Hill Road
Camp Hill, PA 17011
Eligibility: Applicants must be rising college sophomores, juniors or seniors at an accredited four-year college or university in North America. They must major in food science, chemical science, biological science or a related area. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is required.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, list of academic, work and other activities, list of honors and awards, statement of goals and transcript are required.
Website: http://www.aactcandy.org

ACIL Scholarship
Sponsor: American Council of Independent Laboratories
1875 I Street NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20006
Eligibility: Applicants must be college juniors or higher attending a four-year university or graduate school program and must major in physics, chemistry, engineering, geology, biology or environmental science. In addition to the applications, applicants should submit resumes, two recommendation letters, transcripts and any information about other scholarships received.

Amount: Up to $4,000
Deadline: April 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.acil.org

Dennis Raveling Scholarship
Sponsor: California Waterfowl Association
1346 Blue Oaks Boulevard
Roseville, CA 95678
Eligibility: Applicant must be pursuing an advanced degree in wildlife, zoology, botany, ecology or other biological sciences that are related to wetlands ecology. Selection is based on dedication to wetland preservation, high academic achievement and the merit of the project submitted.

Amount: $1,000-$2,000
Deadline: October 31
How to apply: Applicants must send a one-page proposal summary of original research or a management project, a resume, a statement of interest, a letter of support from a faculty member and a list of at least two references to the California Waterfowl Association. There is no formal application form.
Website: http://www.calwaterfowl.org/

Explorers Club Student Grants
Sponsor: Explorers Club
46 E. 70th Street
New York, NY 10021
Eligibility: Applicants must provide a three-page explanation of their project, be high school or college students and be U.S. residents. The grants allow students to conduct field research in the natural sciences under the supervision of a qualified scientist or institution.

Amount: $500-$5,000
Deadline: October 10
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.explorers.org

Frank Weigel Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Wisconsin Dells High School who are seeking a degree at a two-year or four-year accredited college. Students should be planning to pursue their college education in vocational agriculture, agri-business, teaching vocational agriculture, or in related areas such as earth science, forestry, veterinary medicine, physics, chemistry, biology or botany.

Amount: $1,200
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

Grass Fellowship in Neurobiology
Sponsor: Grass Foundation
P.O. Box 3101
Eugene, OR 97403
Eligibility: Applicants must be late stage predoctoral trainees with prior experience at MBL or with the Grass Foundation who are committed to pursuing a research career. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 5
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.grassfoundation.org

Jennifer Ritzmann Scholarship for Studies in Tropical Biology
Sponsor: Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) Ritzmann Scholarship
Attn.: Scholarship Committee
300 Fore Street
Portland, ME 04101
Eligibility: Applicants must be bachelor's degree-seeking students who are studying tropical biology. They must have been accepted into the CIEE's study abroad program for Costa Rica or Bonaire. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 1, October 1
How to apply: Application instructions are available online. An essay is required.
Website: http://www.ciee.org/study-abroad/

Medtronic Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
1805 7th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
Eligibility: Applicants must be college juniors majoring in one of the following: biochemistry, biology, biomedical engineering, biotechnical, chemistry, computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $4,500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.uncf.org

NOAA Educational Partnership Program Undergraduate Scholarships
Sponsor: NOAA Educational Partnership Program - Office of Education
Herbert C Hoover Building
14th Street and Constitution Ave NW
Room 6863
Washington, DC 20230
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and full-time undergraduates who are in the second year of a four-year degree program or in the third year of a five-year degree program. They must be attending an accredited minority serving institution (MSI), and they must have a GPA of 3.2 or higher on a four-point scale. Applicants must be majoring in a discipline that is related to environmental, atmospheric or oceanic sciences. Selection is based on relevant coursework completed, stated career goals, recommendations and extracurricular activities.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two personal essays, two recommendation letters and an official transcript are required.
Website: http://www.epp.noaa.gov

NYWEA Major Environmental Career Scholarship
Sponsor: New York Water Environment Association Inc.
525 Plum Street
Suite 102
Syracuse, NY 13204
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the state of New York and must be high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an environment-related bachelor's degree program no later than the fall following graduation. The programs could include but are not limited to environmental engineering, civil engineering with an environmental minor, chemical engineering with an environmental minor, hydrogeology with an environmental emphasis or biology or microbiology with an environmental emphasis. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $10,000
Deadline: February 17
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, two recommendation letters and two personal essays are required.
Website: http://www.nywea.org

Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship
Sponsor: Thermo Fisher Scientific
3747 N. Meridian Road
Rockford, IL 61101
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as an undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college or university. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 and declared a major of one of the following: chemistry, biology, biochemistry or a related life science field. Applicants must be United States citizens or students possessing the appropriate visa status to study in the U.S. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application and any submitted materials.

Amount: $5,000-$10,000
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.thermofisher.com

USDA/1890 National Scholars Program
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture
c/o Juanita Whiting
1400 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, DC 20250
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and be rising undergraduate freshmen, sophomores or juniors who have a high school diploma or a GED. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. They must plan to enroll or be enrolled at an 1890 Land Grant institution and have plans to major in agriculture; agriculture business/management; agriculture economics; agricultural engineering/mechanics; agricultural productions and technology; agronomy or crop science; animal science; botany; farm and range management; fish, game or wildlife management; food services/technology; forestry and related services; home economics/nutrition/human development; horticulture; natural resources management; soil conservation/soil science or other related disciplines (e.g., biological sciences, pre-veterinary medicine or computer science). They must also have proven leadership skills and must have experience with community service. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available by request from the Civil Rights Enforcement and Compliance section of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service branch of the USDA. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: https://www.aphis.usda.gov/aphis/home

William F. Helms Internship Program
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture
c/o Juanita Whiting
1400 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, DC 20250
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are undergraduate sophomores or juniors at an accredited U.S. college or university. They must be studying a subject in agriculture or the biological sciences and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Applicants must agree to work for the Agency during school breaks (both summer and holiday breaks) a minimum of 640 hours prior to completion of studies. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available by request from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. An application form, personal statement, transcript, three recommendation letters and documentation of U.S. military service (if applicable) are required.
Website: https://www.aphis.usda.gov/aphis/home