Science Education

College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences Scholarships

For current College of Natural Science majors

Deadline: February 15

To be eligible for general CHAS scholarships, you must complete the following

  1. UNIversity Scholarship Application for Undergraduates

  2. Provide a statement of educational and career goals. Upload My Statement.

  3. Answer the two questions below:

    • Are you planning on enrolling for graduate study? (Yes/No)

    • Are you a U.S. citizen? (Yes/No)

The following scholarship requires additional materials (as stated below):

C.W. Lantz Scholarship

Qualifications

The purpose of this scholarship is to assist and encourage worthy senior students in the fields of biology, chemistry, earth science, physics, science and science education.

Requirements

Applicants must have at least a 3.00 GPA overall and must have completed a minimum of 48 hours (at least 32 at UNI) at the time of application.

Additional Application Materials

Two letters of recommendation from faculty in your major or minor department (provide names).

Funding

One scholarship

Student First Scholarship

Qualifications

The purpose of this scholarship is to assist and encourage a worthy student majoring in the College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences.

Requirements

Applicants must have at least a 3.00 GPA overall.

Funding

One scholarship

Clifford McCollum Scholarship

Qualifications

The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize undergraduate student scholarships and service in the College of Natural Sciences and to acknowledge the potential for future professional development.

Requirements

Applicants must have a major in the College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences, at least a 3.25 GPA overall, and a minimum of 90 semester hours of credit (at least 45 from UNI).

Funding

One scholarship

Irene M. Thompson Scholarship

Qualifications

All undergraduate and graduate students in the College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences who are continuing at UNI are eligible.

Requirements

Contribution as a student to the total program of the college and department is the primary criterion.

Funding

One scholarship

Streitberger Mohr Scholarship

Qualifications

Provides support for sophomore or junior students who demonstrate merit and financial need. 

Requirements

Applicants must have a major in Science Education for middle grades through high school and be a resident of the state of Iowa.