College Of Biological Science Awards

College Awards

The following awards are those that require the student apply to the  Associate Dean Academic, CBS Office (SSC Room 1479 or cbsada@uoguelph.ca).  From there the applications will be forwarded along to the CBS Awards Committee for consideration. These awards include:

 

CBS Alumni Association Student Scholarship

Value

One award of $1,000.00

Eligibility

This award is open to students registered in any major offered by the College of Biological Science (CBS) who have completed between 4.00 and 10.00 credits with a minimum 80% cumulative average. This award recognizes academic excellence and extracurricular involvement and leadership at the University of Guelph. Students must be returning and enrolled in a degree program in the Fall 2020 semester.

Application procedure

Required documents:

Submit a complete application package in pdf format to the CBS, Associate Dean Academic's Office  (cbsada@uoguelph.ca) by May 15th, 2020. Preference will be given to students involved in college clubs and activities.

Michael J. Emes Scholarship

This award will promote experiential learning, integrative problem solving, and the application of biological principles to address societal needs, all student experiences that Dr. Emes sought to enhance during his time as Dean.

Value

One award of $1,000.00

Eligibility

Students registered in the Biological Science major of the BSc. program who have completed BIOL*3660 Internship in Biological Science in the previous F/W/S sequence and have achieved a minimum 75% cumulative program average.

Application Procedure

Students are to submit a one-page statement of impact addressing the following:

  1. the value of the internship to them personally and professionally
  2. impact of the scholarship on their educational and career choices going forward

Submit a complete application package in pdf format to the CBS, Associate Dean Academic's Office (cbsada@uoguelph.ca) by May 15th, 2021. 

Stephanie Betts Memorial Scholarship

Value

One award of $1,000.00

Eligibility

Students who have successfully completed a minimum of 10.0 credits and are registered in the Biomedical Sciences major of the B. Sc. program and who engaged in some community service in the previous 24 months as indicated in a resume. This award is not tenable with the CBS Dean's Scholarship. Students must be returning and enrolled in a degree program in the Fall 2021 semester.

Application procedure

Required documents

Submit a complete application package in pdf format to the CBS, Associate Dean Academic's Office (cbsada@uoguelph.ca) by May 15th, 2021.