The scholarship recipient shall be an incoming freshman or Junior majoring in any program offered by the department of Chemistry. The recipient must be of responsible character and have demonstrated distinguished service in the field of Chemistry. Incoming Freshmen planning to major in chemistry who have potential to excel in the major as measured by high school record, composite ACT score, written personal statement, and high school chemistry recommendation are encouraged to apply. Contact the department chair for an application packet. The application deadline for Incoming Freshmen is March 1, 2016. Scholarships awarded to Junior level students occur as nomination only.