New Scholarship and Job Postings

Conservation Technician and More with Chippewa County (posted 1/29/18)

Chippewa Luce Mackinac Conservation District

Now Hiring!

Full Time: Apply by February 23rd, 2018. Open until Filled 

Seasonal/ Temporary: Apply by February 16th, 2018. Open until Filled

Amgen Scholars Program (Posted 12/12/17)

Now approaching its 12th summer, the Amgen Scholars Program continues to offer undergraduates the opportunity to collaborate with faculty at top institutions on cutting-edge scientific research at 10 renowened U.S. host institutions.

Applications for the 2018 U.S. Amgen Scholars Program are now online. The application close date is February 1, 2018. Click here for more information.

Summer REU at Marshfield Clinic (12/12/17)

Marshfield Clinic Research Institute, the largest private medical research institute in Wisconsin, is accepting applications for its annual summer resesarch internship program through January 15, 2018. SRIP_general_flyer_2018

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Scholarship (posted 10/26/17)

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in disciplines related to oceanic and atmospheric science, research, or technology, and supportive of the purposes of NOAA’s programs and mission. Over 100 students are selected each year for participation in the Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings) and Educational Partnership Program (EPP) scholarship programs. These scholarships include support for two years of undergraduate study and summer internship opportunities at NOAAfacilities across the country.

For information on program benefits and how to apply, visit our web sites:

o   Application Deadline:  January 31, 2018

o   Application Deadline: January 31, 2018

Eligibility Requirements:

  • US Citizen
  • 3.0 GPA (Hollings) or 3.2 GPA (EPP)
  • Full-time second year studentat an accredited four-year undergraduate program or third year student at a five-year undergraduate program
  • Majoring in NOAAmission disciplines, including but not limited to: atmospheric science, biology, cartography, chemistry, computer science, education, engineering, environmental science, geodesy, geography, marine science, mathematics, meteorology, oceanography, physical science, photogrammetry, physics, etc.
  • Enrolled at a Minority Serving Institution (EPPScholarship only)

For further information, contact the Office of Education Scholarship Programs at:  or (301) 628-2913.

Bay de Noc Community College Water Tech Instructor (posted 10/26/17)

Bay College is seeking a Water Tech instructor, the job posting can be found here: https://baycollege.simplehire.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51170.

Undergraduate Scholarships

LSSU students can apply for foundation scholarships available through one of the scholarship sign-up periods held each fall and spring. The scholarships available during each sign-up period are based on available funding and/or donor request. To be considered a CURRENT student, you must have earned at least 26 LSSU credits, but not attempted more than 124 (including transfer credits) prior to the semester. Information for students can be found through the Financial Aid Office.

Below you will find links to outside scholarships available for undergraduate students (and graduating students).

Dow AgroSciences Scholarship

For students interested in a career in environmental research. Two $1000 scholarships awarded annually. Contact Debra Young, Environmental Chemistry Laboratory, Dow Agrosciences, 9330 Zionsville Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46268; (317) 337-3458; dlyoung@dowagro.com.

NIH Undergraduate Scholarships

For outstanding students from disadvantaged backgrounds or underrepresented groups. Up to $20,000 per year of scholarship support, plus a 10-week summer internship at the National Institutes of Health for each year of scholarship, plus one year of employment at NIH upon graduation.

The Siemens Building Technologies Scholarships

Siemens, through its Landis Division, has a Foundation that gives a million dollars in scholarships and grants each year.

ACS Scholars Program (Scholarships for African American, Hispanic, and American Indian students)

About the ACS Scholars Program

ACS awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields. Awards of up to $5,000* are given to qualified students. African American, Hispanic, or American Indian high school seniors or college freshman, sophomores, or juniors pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences or chemical technology are eligible to apply.

Applications are accepted November 1 through May 1.