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Department of Biology Scholarships

The following scholarships are available for biology majors. Click the link to the right to complete the application form.​

Review the descriptions of the scholarships below. If you meet the eligibility requirements, we encourage you to apply.​

Applicants must be full-time undergraduate student attending Concord University and a declared major in Biology.​​

Bluefield Regional Medical Center Scholarship
  • Mercer County resident​
  • 3.5 GPA or higher​
  • Demonstrate financial need​
  • Pursuing career in health profession​
  • Academically talented​

Dr. Jerry Blatt Scholarship
  • Outstanding student ​
  • Sophomore or higher​
  • Pursuing science or medicine​
  • WVSOM bound preferred if awarded to pre-med student​
  • Maintain cumulative 3.0 GPA at time of award and throughout​
  • Recommendation from two College of Science, Mathematics, and Health faculty members
Janina Ziemnowicz Science Scholarship
  • Junior or Senior ​
  • Demonstrates academic promise ​
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.75​​
Lucy Epperson Hale Memorial Scholarship
Preference given to Wyoming East HS graduated followed by Wyoming County resident
Jerry Lee Willis Chiropractic Scholarship
  • Resident of Mercer, McDowell or Monroe counties in WV​
  • Or resident of Wythe, Smyth, Washington, Giles, Montgomery, Pulaski, Buchanan, Dickenson or Tazwell counties in VA​
  • References (two teachers, counselors and/or principal) to attest to the candidate’s character and academic potential​
  • Candidate must agree to matriculate at Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA upon graduation from CU​
  • Must remain in good academic standing and stay in good standing with the university​
  • 3.0 GPA​
Lewis E. Tierney Scholarship
  • Must have completed Freshman year of college with 24 hours and a 2.5 GPA​
  • Demonstrate financial need​
  • Non-renewable​
​ Undergraduate Waiver (CCUS)
  • 3.0 GPA ​
  • Non-renewable​
  • Student cannot have another tuition specific scholarship such as Promise, HSTA, DHHR, U564, or outside scholarships designated for tuition
Joseph Hatcher Scholarship
  • Must have completed Freshman year of college with 24 hours and 2.5 GPA​
  • Mercer County resident​
  • Demonstrate financial need​
  • Non-renewable
Bolen Scholarship Fund
  • Student must be from Mercer or McDowell County, WV​
  • Department nomination required
Hawey A. Wells, Sr. Scholarship Fund
  • Outstanding college senior ​
  • Pre-medicine or pre-dentistry student​
  • 3.0 GPA or higher​
  • Department nomination required
Laurence E. Bayless Scholarship for Excellence in Field Biology
  • Upcoming college Junior or Senior​
  • 3.0 GPA or higher​
  • Conduct independent research with the goal of attending graduate school​
  • Department nomination required

DEADLINE FOR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS MARCH 1ST

APPLY HERE

For additional scholarship opportunities, visit Concord University’s Scholarship webpage. The Financial Aid Office counselors are an excellent resource for information about paying for college.​