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 department.

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. 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. Apply on the OneApp scholarship portal

Agriculture and Society Scholarships are offered through the Department of Sociology. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal. 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. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal

Agricultural Systems Technology Scholarships are offered by the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering.  Apply using 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. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal. See the Department of Agronomy financial assistance page for more details.

Animal Ecology Scholarships are offered through the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal. 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. See the Department of Animal Science undergraduate scholarship page for more information, including a listing of awards and criteria.

Biology New and current students are eligible for several different scholarships specifically for Biology majors. Apply using the 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. Apply using the  OneApp scholarship portal. 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. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal. 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. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal.  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 for Environmental Science majors. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal. 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. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal. 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. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal. 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 for Genetics majors. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal. 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 using the OneApp scholarship portal. 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. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal. 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. Apply using 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 majoring in the undergraduate microbiology program. Apply using the OneApp scholarship portal. 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. Apply using 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.