Biological Sciences Scholarship Opportunities

Monetary awards are now available for Seminole State's Spring 2024 term from the Biological Sciences department.  

The deadline to apply is by 11:59 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2024.


For consideration, applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Be enrolled in a Seminole State biology Course for Term (Spring 2024).
  • Complete the Department of Biological Sciences Monetary Award application.
  • Have a minimum cumulative 3.5 GPA.
  • Completed General Biology I (BSC 2010C) with a grade of "B" or higher.
  • Completed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  You may complete the FAFSA at The school code is 001520. 
  • Attach the following to the application form:
    • 500-word essay describing your extracurricular activities, educational and career goals, and financial situation.
    • A letter of reference from an employer, teacher or community leader.
    • A copy of your most recent transcript (unofficial copies are accepted).


Applicants may submit their scanned application via an email to Dr. Laila Nimri at  by 11:59 p.m. on the advertised deadline date.

Note: This is a competitive monetary award. Therefore, applicants meeting minimum requirements are not guaranteed an award.


Kim Maznicki

Office S-211B