Scholarships & Awards

Scholarships & Awards

Yvonne and Sandra L. Turchi Biochemistry Endowment

Awarded as a tuition scholarship to a rising senior biochemistry major who has completed a minimum of 90 credits by the end of the junior year and who is in good academic standing (cumulative CGA of 3.0 or above), who has earned a B or better in CHEM 326: Biochemistry I, and who demonstrates financial need.

Sandra A. Yeager, Ph.D., Chemistry Scholarship

Awarded to a chemistry major with at least 30 credits passed, a CGPA between 2.75 and 3.25 and with demonstrated financial need. First preference will be a female student meeting the criteria. The scholarship may be received more than once. (This is not a renewable scholarship.)

Richard Sasin Endowed Scholarship in Chemistry

Awarded annually to a student enrolled in the chemistry curriculum and who is in good academic standing; also based on financial need and/or participation in intercollegiate sports.

Gerald S. Weiss Chemistry Scholarship

Awarded to a chemistry major who has demonstrated financial need and superior academic achievement in CHEM 251: Inorganic Chemistry I, a required course in inorganic chemistry for majors in the ACS certified program leading to the bachelors of science degree in chemistry.

American Chemical Society Millersville University Student Chapter Award

Recognition on a plaque in Roddy Science Center is awarded to a graduating senior of high academic standing who has contributed outstanding service to the Chemistry Department and the Chapter.

American Chemical Society Southeastern Pennsylvania Section Award

Recognition on a plaque in Roddy Science Center and a choice from several reference works and journal subscriptions is presented to the outstanding senior chemistry major.

American Chemical Society Undergraduate Award in Analytical Chemistry

Recognition on a plaque in Roddy Science Center, a 15 month subscription to Analytical Chemistry and an honorary membership in the Division of Analytical Chemistry are awarded to the outstanding student in analytical chemistry.

American Institute of Chemists Award

Recognition on a plaque in Roddy Science Center and a one-year associate membership in AIC are awarded to the outstanding graduating chemistry major based on character, academic standing and potential to become a successful chemist.

Chemical Rubber Company Chemistry Award

Recognition on a plaque in Roddy Science Center, a CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics and a commemorative scroll are given to the outstanding student in the general chemistry sequence.

Polymer Education Undergraduate Award

Awarded to a sophomore/junior level chemistry major who has at least a 3.4 GPA and who has earned an A in each semester of the two-semester organic chemistry course sequence.

Cecil M. Upton Organic Chemistry Award

Recognition on a plaque in Roddy Science Center is given in memory of Dr. Upton by the Chemistry Department to the outstanding student in the two-semester organic chemistry sequence each year.