Departmental Scholarships

A number of scholarships may be offered by the department of your major. The application process for each major, as well as the selection of recipients, varies by department. Find your major below for more direction on how to apply for scholarships in your major.

Agricultural Biochemistry Scholarships are offered through the Roy J. Carver Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology.  Apply once you are offered admission.  Deadline: April 1. More...

Agricultural Business Scholarships are offered through the Department of Economics. Apply using OneApp starting October 1. See Department of Economics scholarship page for  more information including instructions and expectations for thank you notes.

Agriculture and Life Sciences Education Scholarships for students pursuing agricultural teaching certification or agricultural communications are offered by the Department of Agricultural Education and Studies on the OneApp scholarship portal. Apply starting October 1. 

Agriculture and Society Scholarships are offered through the Department of Sociology on the OneApp scholarship portal. Apply starting October 1. See Department of Sociology scholarship page for  more information about the various awards offered by the department.

Agricultural Studies Scholarships are offered by the Department of Agricultural Education and Studies on the OneApp scholarship portal. Apply starting October 1. 

Agricultural Systems Technology Scholarships are offered by the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering on the OneApp scholarship portal. See Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering scholarship page for more information about the various awards offered by the department.

Agronomy Scholarships are offered through the Department of Agronomy on the OneApp scholarship portal. Apply starting October 1.

Animal Ecology Scholarships are offered through the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management on the OneApp scholarship portal.  Apply starting October 1. See the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management scholarship page for more information about awards offered by the department, including those for Forestry camp.

Animal Science Scholarships are offered through the Department of Animal Science.  Deadline: December 30. More...

Biology New and current students are eligible for several different scholarships specifically designed for Biology majors. Apply OneApp scholarship portal. See the Biology scholarship page for more detail about opportunities.

Culinary Science Scholarships are offered through the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition on the OneApp scholarship portal.  Apply starting October 1. See the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition scholarship page for more details about opportunities offered by the department.

Dairy Science Scholarships are offered through the Department of Animal Science.  Deadline: December 30. More...

Diet and Exercise Scholarships are offered through the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition on the OneApp scholarship portal.  Apply starting October 1. See the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition scholarship page for more details about opportunities offered by the department.

Dietetics Scholarships are offered through the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition on the OneApp scholarship portal.  Apply starting October 1. See the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition scholarship page for more details about opportunities offered by the department.

Environmental Science New and current students are eligible for several different scholarships specifically designed for Environmental Science majors. Apply on the OneApp scholarship portal starting October 1. See the Environmental Science scholarship page for more detail about opportunities.

Food Science Scholarships are offered through the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition on the OneApp scholarship portal.  Apply starting October 1. See the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition scholarship page for more details about opportunities offered by the department.

Forestry Scholarships are offered through the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management on the OneApp scholarship portal.  Apply starting October 1. See the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management scholarship page for more information about awards offered by the department, including those for Forestry camp.

Genetics New and current students are eligible for several different scholarships specifically designed for Genetics majors. Apply on the OneApp scholarship portal starting October 1. See the undergraduate Genetics scholarship page for more detail about opportunities.

Global Resource Systems Scholarships are offered for both tuition and travel costs for required international experiences for Global Resource Systems majors. Apply on the OneApp scholarship portal starting October 1. Also, you may want to check out the CALS Study Abroad scholarship page for more information about travel oriented awards.

Horticulture Scholarships are offered through by the Department of Horticulture on the OneApp scholarship portal. Apply starting October 1. See Department of Horticulture scholarship page for more information about the various awards offered to Horticulture students.

Industrial Technology Scholarships are offered by the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering on the OneApp scholarship portal. See Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering scholarship page for more information about the various awards offered by the department.

Microbiology Scholarships are offered for students major in the undergraduate microbiology program through the OneApp scholarship portal. Apply starting October 1. See the Microbiology scholarship page for more detail about the specific scholarships for this major.

Nutritional Science Scholarships are offered through the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition on the OneApp scholarship portal.  Apply starting October 1. See the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition scholarship page for more details about opportunities offered by the department.