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 starting September 1.  Priority deadline:  December 1. More...


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 CALS scholarships website. Apply starting September 1. Priority new freshman deadline: December 1. Freshmen Undergraduate. Current student deadline: February 1.​


Agriculture and Society Scholarships are offered through the Department of Sociology. Scholarships will be awarded based on student admission information. No additional application needed. More...


Agricultural Studies Scholarships are offered by the Department of Agricultural Education and Studies on the CALS scholarships website. Apply starting September 1. Priority new freshman deadline: December 1. Freshmen Undergraduate. Current student deadline: February 1.


Agricultural Systems Technology Scholarships are offered by the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering. Apply once you are offered admission. Deadline: July 1. More...


Agronomy Scholarships are offered through the Department of Agronomy on the CALS scholarship website. Apply starting September 1. Priority deadline: December 1. Undergraduate Freshman


Animal Ecology Scholarships are offered through the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management on the CALS scholarship website.  Apply starting September 1. Priority deadline: January 1. Undergraduate Freshman


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


Biology New and current students are eligible for several different scholarships specifically designed for Biology majors. Deadline: March 1. More...


Culinary Science Scholarships are offered through the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition on the CALS scholarship website.  Freshmen Priority deadline: December 1. Current Undergraduates  deadline February 1.


Dairy Science Scholarships are offered through the Department of Animal Science. Apply starting early January. Deadline: February 15. More...


Diet and Exercise Scholarships are offered through the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition on the CALS scholarship website.  Freshmen Priority deadline: December 1. Current Undergraduates  deadline February 1.


Dietetics Scholarships are offered through the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition on the CALS scholarship website.  Freshmen Priority deadline: December 1. Current Undergraduates  deadline February 1.


Environmental Science Scholarships are available through a number of providers for environmental science majors. Check their website and specific programs for application timing and deadlines. Freshmen


Food Science Scholarships are offered through the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition on the CALS scholarship website.  Freshmen Priority deadline: December 1. Current Undergraduates  deadline February 1.​


Forestry Scholarships are offered through the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management on the CALS scholarship website.  Apply starting September 1. Priority deadline: December 1. Undergraduate Freshman


Genetics Scholarships are offered for students major in the undergraduate genetics program. Several awards are available with varying application procedures. More...


Global Resource Systems Scholarships are offered for both tuition and travel costs for required international experiences. In addition, awards may be available in your area of technical emphasis. Freshman/Ugrad App


Horticulture Scholarships are offered through the Department of Horticulture on the CALS scholarship website.  Apply starting September 1. Priority deadline: December 1. Undergraduate Freshman/Transfer


Industrial Technology Scholarships are offered by the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering. Apply once you are offered admission. Deadline: July 1. More...


Microbiology Scholarships are offered for students major in the undergraduate microbiology program. Several awards are available with varying application procedures. More...


Nutritional Science Scholarships are offered through the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition on the CALS scholarship website.  Freshmen Priority deadline: December 1. Current Undergraduates  deadline February 1.