Department of Chemistry Scholarships and Book Awards
Website: Chemistry Department
Thanks to the generosity of several alumni and others interested in helping deserving chemistry and biochemistry students, the Department of Chemistry has some resident tuition scholarships and book prizes available to students who are currently UW students and declared biochemistry or chemistry majors.
List of awards available with the one application:
- Boeing Scholarship
- Earl W. Davie Scholarship
- Donald J. Hanahan Scholarship
- H. K. Benson Scholarship
- Rex J. And Ruth C. Robinson Scholarship Fund In Chemistry
- Varanasi Scholarship
- Zahlia Jencks Rowe Scholarship
- Berkelhammer Book Award
- Berkelhammer Senior Book Award
Academic merit, financial need, career goals, employment history, extracurricular activities, and undergraduate research record are among the criteria used for the various awards to determine the recipients. Personal background, including being a transfer student or the first in your family to go to college, having experienced personal or educational obstacles to go to college, and/or experience with diversity or diverse cultures will also be considered in the selection. Generally, the scholarships are awarded to students who have been in the Department for a year or more.
Scholarships and book prizes awarded by the Department of Chemistry are available only to students who are declared biochemistry or chemistry majors.
*International students may be eligible for this scholarship*
- US Citizen
- Permanent Resident
- International or Other Visa Status
Chemistry/Biochemistry Undergraduate Advising
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-1700
206-543-1610 (message only)