The Food Science departmental scholarship are awarded through the Bumpers College Scholarship Application.
|Name of Scholarship||CRITERIA|
|Brooks, Jim "J. B."||Preference to FDSC graduate student specializing in fruits/vegetables. Then given to well qualified undergrads who have done or plan to do work with frutis/vegetables.|
|Food Science General||FDSC majors|
|Gerber Endowed||Food Science, Vegetable Horticulture, Nutrition/Dietetics majors (preference to students with interest in pediatric nutrition); all levels - 4 $1,000 scholarships are awarded each year (a department will get 2 scholarships every 3rd year)|
|Kattan, Ahmed A.||FDSC undergraduates;can be more than one scholarship per year|
|McKee Corporation||No restrictions, may be awarded from Freshman to Graduate students.|
|Sharp, Carolyn & Roy||FDSC majors - show academic excellence & financial need|
|Steele, Joe & Gretchen||FDSC major|
|FDSC Alumni||FDSC major|
|White, John & Trannye||Six equal scholarships - one for each of the following, AEED, BAEG, ENTO, FDSC, HORT, PLPA (amount depends on available funds); need a priority; prefer it not be renewed|
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.