Kindig Scholarship Requirements

John R. and Wendy L. Kindig Scholarship

Established in 2015 by IU alumni John R. Kindig, M.D., and Wendy L. Kindig, M.D.


Open to undergraduates with a declared major from the IUB Department of Biology who have a demonstrated record of excellence. Candidates must have a grade point average of 3.5 or greater on a 4.0 scale.


Two awards at $5,060 each.

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.

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.