Barwe/Rexing Scholarship Requirements

Barwe/Rexing Scholarship

The scholarship was established by departmental alumna Mary Rose "Rosie" Rexing.


Students who will at least be sophomores in the fall semester after application and who have a declared major in the IUB Department of Biology.

Must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 and demonstrate financial need.

Preference will be given to students from the following Indiana counties: Dubois, Gibson, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, and Warrick.


Minimum of $3,000 and may be renewable for two additional academic years provided the student is in good academic standing and is making progress towards his/her degree.

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_2018.pdf (example: Wyss_kathy_2018.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.

Application instructions Application form Submit your application

Recommendations and nominations

Faculty/Postdoc Fellows: Please upload student award recommendations and nominations to the "Recommendations" dropbox.

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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.