For more information, contact Patti Sanders (479-575-2596)
|Name of Scholarship||Eligibility Requirements|
|Paul & Irma Boyer, Scholarship||
Preference to students with expressed interest in pest management or related areas. Financial need will also be a factor. A full- time student (12 credit hours) who must earn a 2.5 GPA during the first semester in order to receive the second semester payment. Failing to do so, the recipient is still eligible for the payment in the third semester if he/she improves the cumulative GPA to 2.50 or better after the second semester. An annual award that is not renewable.
|Lloyd O. and Ruby P. Warren, Scholarship||
Recipient must be United States resident with a preference to Arkansas residents. This Scholarship can be granted annually to an undergraduate student in Entomology (major or minor). Undergraduates must be full-time students that have completed a minimum of 24 credit hours in the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences with a minimum GPA of 2.75. It is desired that funds awarded to a recipient/s shall be for all yearly tuition costs to be divided over the fall and spring semesters. Graduate students must have completed at least 12 graduate hours with a GPA of 3.25 or better. The Scholarship is presented in honor of Dr. Lloyd O. and Mrs. Ruby P. Warren. Dr. Warren is professor emeritus in the Department of Entomology and former Director of the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station.
S. E. Branch Master's Student Award
Student paper competition, annual Southeastern Branch meeting, Entomological Society of America (ESA).
Kirby L. Hays Award
Awarded annually to the outstanding M.S. student in the Southeastern Branch, ESA.
Outstanding Poster Award
Student poster presentation, Annual Southeastern Branch meeting, ESA (M.S. or Ph.D.).
Robert T. Gast Award
Student paper competition, annual Southeastern Branch Meeting, ESA
John Henry Comstock Award
Presented annually to the outstanding student in each branch of the ESA. All ESA award packages are assembled by the Departmental Awards, Scholarships, Fellowships Committee. Interested students should contact the chair of the Committee to obtain eligibility requirements and submission deadlines.
The Entomological Society of America
The Entomological Society of America has numerous awards available to graduate students that are described at the website (http://www.entsoc.org/awards/index.htm). All ESA award packages are assembled by the Departmental Awards, Scholarships, Fellowships Committee. Interested students should contact the chair of the Committee to obtain eligibility requirements and submission deadlines.
Congratulations to our 2014-2015 Bumpers College scholarship recipients!!!
The 2015-2016 Scholarship Application will be available in early January 2015 and will have a February 15, 2015 deadline. Please note that an essay will again be required, along with at least one electronic letter of recommendation. ONLY COMPLETE APPLICATIONS will be considered eligible for scholarship consideration. ALL Bumpers College scholarship applicants are strongly encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as early as possible in 2015.
For more information, contact Patti Sanders (479-575-2596), Associate Director of Scholarships.