What is the PeproTech Diversity Scholarship?
It's our Diversity Council's latest initiative to foster a more equitable and inclusive future-within our own walls and in the greater scientific community. The scholarship awards up to $40,000* to one current or incoming college student who self-identifies as a minority. The recipient will demonstrate great passion and potential in the Sciences, with an interest in pursuing a career in the field.
Who's eligible to apply?
All applicants must:
- Be over the age of 18;
- Self-identify as a minority candidate, including but not limited to LGBTQIA+, African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, or Native American;
- Be a full-time student at a high school or accredited college, university, or community college legally authorized to study in the US;
- Be a graduating high school senior or college freshman, sophomore, junior or senior (applying for their fifth year); Major, or intend to major, in the sciences AND plan to pursue a career in a scientific field; and
- Demonstrate high academic achievement in science (Grade Point Average 3.0 or higher).
Note: Immediate family members, including dependents, siblings, grandchildren and spouses of PeproTech employees, are not eligible to apply.
How Do I Apply?
If you meet all the requirements above, email your fully completed application with all accompanying documents by December 31, 2020 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be aware that all applicants must be available for a virtual interview. For questions on the application process. please email us at email@example.com.