Department of Biological Sciences Scholarship Application Open Now

The application process is now open for scholarships and awards in the Department of Biological Sciences. The application deadline is February 15, 2023 at 11:59 PM.

Students who wish to be considered must have a completed general profile on file in the UWM Scholarship Portal. Your profile is a one-time set up that will match you with all available scholarships and awards. Access the portal here.

Complete the general application AND the College of Letters & Science application. Please upload a transcript that includes your Fall 2022 grades. Click here for additional help obtaining a transcript. Once you have completed these steps, there are few additional questions required by the Department of Biological Sciences. You will find a link to these questions on your main dashboard in the scholarship portal or you can search the portal for “Biological Sciences Undergraduate Student Awards” or “Biological Sciences Graduate Student Awards”

You will need to request a letter of recommendation from a professor. Please request the letter at least two weeks prior to the deadline, by 2/1/23 at the latest.

Please see the attached instruction sheet for more information. Questions or problems with the portal can be directed to