Departmental Scholarships and Awards

The Department of Chemistry and Physics is fortunate to receive funds from donors and alumni. We invite majors to apply for the various scholarships and awards each year. Please visit the links below to learn about specific funds available in each program.

 

Chemistry Scholarships and Awards

We grant chemistry awards and scholarships to around 30 chemistry students each year, with a total annual value of over $45,000. These awards and scholarships are granted to current Chemistry majors at the annual Spring Awards Ceremony in April. Applications are typically available in February. 

 

Physics Scholarships and Awards

These awards and scholarships are granted to current Physics majors at the annual Spring Awards Ceremony in April. Applications are typically available in February.

 

Westbrook Scholarships - Apply here until February 14, 2020!

These scholarships will be presented to as many as seven entering freshmen majoring in Chemistry or Physics. The awards are renewable over a four-year period and can be added to other University scholarships and the Tennessee Lottery scholarship. The deadline for submission is typically February 15.