McClung Scholarship Requirements

L.S. McClung Scholarship in Microbiology

Established in 1987 by Cornelius F. Sterling (BA Bacteriology, 1942) to honor Dr. McClung.


Microbiology majors who are Indiana residents (required) as defined by Indiana University, and who, upon graduation, will work in the field of Microbiology or plan to pursue a graduate degree in that field. Overall GPA of 2.00 or greater; science GPA of 3.00 or greater. Student must be enrolled at IUB in fall 2019 and have Indiana residency. Graduating seniors and non-Indiana residents are not eligible. Not sure you are a resident? See the Rules Determining Resident and Nonresident Student Status on the Registrar’s website.



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.

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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.