Scholarship Information

Application forms are listed at http://www.cas.appstate.edu/students/scholarships


Richard A. Thomas Memorial Scholarship for Arts and Sciences ($2,390):
This scholarship recognizes outstanding academic progress and leadership for sophomores or higher pursuing a major in the College of Arts & Sciences.
    * Must demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support; a financial aid form must be on file.
    * Must display success and progress in academics and exemplary leadership in one or more of the following areas: 1) service-learning component of an academic course, 2) community-based research, 3) international service-learning (either ASU or International Partnership for Service-Learning and Leadership sponsored), or 4) advancement of service-learning initiatives such as serving on the Student Service-Learning Task Force, serving as the Peer Leader of a Freshman Seminar class that is involved in service-learning, serving as speaker for a service-learning, etc.


Jonathan K. Perryman Memorial Scholarship ($1,235):
This scholarship is intended for rising juniors and seniors majoring in either Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Physics and Astronomy, Environmental Science, Mathematics or Computer Science.
    *  Must be full time students
    *  Must demonstrate satisfactory performance of at least a 3.0 grade point average.

GlaxoSmithKline Women in Science Scholarship ($1000): (one available)
This scholarship recognizes outstanding scholarship and provides an incentive for women science students to enter the science profession.  The student will be provided with a woman scientist mentor at GlaxoSmithKline. 
    *  Must be a full-time female student at Appalachian majoring in and planning a career in the sciences
    *  Must have a current GPA of 3.0 or better - with the potential for maintaining satisfactory academic performance (3.0 GPA)
    *  Preference is given to sophomore applicants who would likely be eligible to receive the award in subsequent years


Peggy Harmon Shore Pre-Health Care Professional Scholarship ($530):
This scholarship recognizes outstanding scholarship and provides support to a student seeking a career in a health care profession.   
    *  Must be a full-time student at Appalachian majoring in a pre-health care program that will lead to a career in a health care profession
    *  Preference is given to applicants who demonstrate financial need and have achieved academic success


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