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Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program


Two (2) $10,000 scholarships and four (4) $5,000


August 1, 2014


The Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program for the Fall 2014 semester includes two (2) $10,000 scholarships and four (4) $5,000 scholarships, to be awarded to undergraduate and graduate students with a declared major of biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or a related life-science field. To qualify for the scholarship, students must have a GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) and be enrolled in an accredited college for university for the Fall 2014semester. In addition to these qualifications, students must also be legal United States residents, meaning that students possessing appropriate Visa status in order to study in the United States are also eligible.

Scholarship Award Criteria:

  • Candidate must be enrolled as a graduate or undergraduate student at an accredited college or university for the 2014-2015 Fall semester
  • Candidate must have a declared major of Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related life science field
  • Graduate students must have received an accumulative undergraduate GPA of > 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Graduate students should be maintaining a GPA of > 3.0 on a 4.0 scale during Graduate School
  • Sophomores and Juniors must have an accumulative college GPA of > 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Freshman must have an accumulative high school GPA of > 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Candidates must complete an application & submit unofficial transcripts [if selected, an official transcript will be required]

Although not required for an application, references can be submitted to:

Thermo Fisher Scientific
Attn: Scholarship Reference
3734 N. Meridian Rd
Rockford, IL 61107




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