HHMI Scholarships

IF YOUR DREAM  IS  TO BECOME A CAREER SCIENTIST IN THE BIOMEDICAL FIELD,

THE HHMI SCHOLARS
PROGRAM

CAN HELP MAKE THAT DREAM COME TRUE!

THREE LEVELS
OF SCHOLARS:

HHMI  SCHOLAR  I
-STEM MAJOR
-RISING  
  SOPHOMORE,
  JUNIOR OR SENIOR
-3.2 OVERALL GPA
-3.0 STEM GPA

HHMI  SCHOLAR  II
-STEM MAJOR
-RISING
  SOPHOMORE,   
  JUNIOR OR SENIOR
-3.0 OVERALL GPA
-3.0 STEM GPA

 HHMI  SCHOLAR III
-3.5 HIGH SCHOOL
  GPA on  4.0 SYSTEM
-ENTERING
  FRESHMAN
-POTENTIAL STEM
  MAJOR
-U.S. CITIZEN
-COMPOSITE ACT 18

HHMI

 

 

BECOME A HHMI SCHOLAR AT TOUGALOO COLLEGE

THE HOWARD HUGHES MEDICAL INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM is for STEM UNDERGRADUATES interested in becoming career scientists in the biomedical field. 

BENEFITS/STIPENDS FOR STUDENTS

SCHOLAR I

  • UP TO $7,000/YEAR
  • CAN APPLY FOR $3,600 SUMMER RESEARCH STIPEND (10 WEEKS)
  • MENTORED RESEARCH
  • INTENSIVE CAREER COUNSELING
  • MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING
  • TRAVEL FOR SCIENTIFIC PRESENTATIONS
  • ADVANCED COURSEWORK

SCHOLAR II

  • UP TO $7,000/YEAR
  • MENTORING
  • INTENSIVE CAREER COUNSELING
  • MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING
  • TRAVEL FOR SCIENTIFIC PRESENTATIONS
  • ADVANCED COURSEWORK

SCHOLAR III

  • $500/SEMESTER BOOK VOUCHER
  • MENTORING
  • INTENSIVE CAREER COUNSELING
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING
  • ADVANCED COURSEWORK AVAILABLE

CONTACT: Dr. Bettye Sue Hennington bhennington@tougaloo.edu or Dr. Richard McGinnis rmcginnis@tougaloo.edu

Upcoming Deadlines

  • DEADLINE FOR Spring, 2014 APPLICATIONS: October 30, 2013
  • DEADLINE FOR LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION October 30, 2013
  • START DATE: January 20, 2014

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