Richard Allen Rockwell Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship supports undergraduates who are declared Biology majors, enrolled as full-time students, and who intend to pursue careers related to biology. Applicants must submit two letters of recommendations, one from a current or former Fresno State faculty member and one from someone outside the University. Recipients must have a junior standing or higher (having earned at least sixty units) and have a minimum 3.0 Fresno State cumulative GPA.

The recipient shall receive a $2,000 scholarship for the academic year which shall be equally divided between the fall and spring semester. The second semester of funding requires the recipient to complete twelve units with a 3.00 GPA during the first semester of the award.

Biology, College of Science & Math
Supplemental Questions
  1. How does your career goal relate to your studies as a Biology major?
  2. Are you currently employed?
  3. If you are currently employed, please describe how your employment supports your ability to attend Fresno State.
  4. Please upload two letters of recommendation. One of these letters must come from a Fresno State professor. All letters must be signed and letters from instructors must be printed on school letterhead. The uploaded file must be formatted as one PDF (not a ZIP file of compressed documents) and the file size cannot be larger than 10 MB.