Charles S. Thomas Memorial Award

The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize an outstanding current student who demonstrates an interest in the biological sciences. The scholarship will go to the applicant who has the highest grade point average in BIO 111, Principles of Biology, who took the course within the two semesters prior to selection. This fund was created to continue the spirit of Dr. Thomas who sought to instill in his students a joy of living through the study of life. Dr. Thomas was Professor of Biology from 1959 to 1977.

This award is selected from internal nominations within the Department of Biology and does not accept applications.

The financial assistance is in the form of a non-tuition educational expense grant that may be used to cover educational costs such as room, board or college fees. The award will be credited to the recipient’s bill during the semester(s) of the award period. The student must use this award for educational expenses at the College and may not receive the award in cash.

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