Established in 2014 by departmental alum Keith Aldred, M.D., and his wife, Melissa, to support undergraduate scholarships for premed students with a declared major from the IUB Department of Biology.
Aldred Family Scholarship Requirements
Any undergraduate junior or senior premed students who have a declared major from the IUB Department of Biology and a GPA of 3.3 or better.
First preference will be given to students from either Allen or Switzerland County in Indiana, so be sure to note in your personal statement if you are a resident of either county.
How to apply
Application deadline: Friday, February 15, 2019.
Submit all materials listed on the application instructions.
Additional application materials for this award:
A letter of support must be submitted separately by a faculty member.
Note in your personal statement if you are a resident of either Allen or Switzerland County in Indiana. (First preference is given to students from either county.)
Save the application form to your computer. Fill out the form using Adobe Acrobat Professional DC. (Acrobat Pro may be downloaded for free from under the "Design & Production" section of IUWare.) Choose "Save as" and rename your completed form as your Lastname_firstname_2019.pdf (example: Wyss_kathy_2019.pdf). Mac users: Please take the extra step of opening your completed form in Preview, select "print," and then use the "Save as PDF" option to resave the form to ensure your application is readable in Windows.
Recommendations and nominations
Faculty/Postdoc Fellows: Please upload student award recommendations and nominations to the "Recommendations" dropbox.
Student awards ceremony
Recipients of this award will be recognized at a student awards ceremony held on Friday, April 26, 2019, at 3:30 p.m. in Jordan Hall A100.