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UAA Kris Knudson Memorial Scholarship*

The purpose of the Kris Knudson Memorial Scholarship Fund is to offer financial assistance for tuition and other educational expenses to full-time students who are formally admitted into a degree-seeking program in the area of biochemistry, immunology, or microbiology at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Award amount is $1,000 for undergraduate student and $1,500 for graduate student per academic year

Qualifications:

  • Applicant should demonstrate motivation, academic and leadership potential.
  • Applicants must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
  • Applicant must be formally admitted into an undergraduate or graduate degree-seeking program in the area of biochemistry, immunology, or microbiology at the University of Alaska Anchorage.
  • Applicant must plan on enrolling full-time (twelve (12) credits for undergraduate and nine (9) credits for graduate) at the University of Alaska Anchorage.
  • Undergraduate applicant must have completed at least fifteen (15) credits in chemistry, biological sciences, and/or natural sciences. Graduate applicant must have earned a baccalaureate degree and completed at least fifteen (15) credits undergraduate in chemistry, biological science, and/or natural sciences.
  • Graduate applicant must be involved in a research project within the area of biochemistry, immunology, or microbiology.
  • Applicant may be a U.S. citizen, non-U.S. citizen, Alaska resident, or out-of-state resident.
  • Applicant must be enrolled in the semester for which the award is made.

To Apply:

  1. Please make sure you meet all of the qualifications above 
  2. Login to UAOnline and complete the Scholarship Application
  3. Submit the additional information below:
  • Graduate applicants must submit a brief essay (250 word max) describing their involvement in a research project related to biochemistry, immunology, or microbiology.  Please type essay into text box provided below.
 
 
 
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