Established by Tracy L. Lawhon Parrott in 2011 in memory of her grandfather, Alfred Parson Mower, who funded her undergraduate education.
Mower Scholarship Requirements
Open to select undergraduate students with a declared major from the IUB Department of Biology.
Candidates must be U.S. residents, be entering their Junior or Senior year, and must have a minimum overall GPA of 2.0 and a science GPA of 3.0 or better. Not sure you are a U.S. resident? See the Rules Determining Resident and Nonresident Student Status on the Registrar’s website.
How to apply
Application deadline: Friday, February 16, 2018.
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.
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.
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 27, 2018, at 3:30 p.m. in Jordan Hall A100.