UES Scholarship for Biotechnology
This scholarship was established by UES, Inc., a science and technology organization located in Dayton, Ohio. This scholarship is designed to support students pursuing a degree in Biotechnology with an additional purpose of developing a regional STEM workforce.
To qualify, students must:
- Maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA
- Be a first-year student enrolled in the Biotechnology program, either directly from high school or pursuing a change in career
- Students should express a sincere desire to work in the Biotechnology field in the Personal Statement (essay) of their scholarship application
- A letter of recommendation from the student’s employer or teacher is preferred
The final group of candidates may be asked to interview with individuals from UES, Inc. Also, UES, Inc. will consider the scholarship recipient as a candidate for summer internships focused on research and provide early communication about positions available within this program.
The scholarship is awarded for the academic year, and may be renewed for a second year based on agreement between UES, Inc. and the recipient, and will be contingent upon successful scholastic performance while in the Biotechnology program.