Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry


Huskies Scholarships

Search for and apply to be considered for more than 540 St. Cloud State and external scholarships.

We award chemistry scholarships once a year based on a student's scholarship and progress toward completion of the major or minor. Awards are a maximum of $2,000 per student per baccalaureate degree.

There are three unique chemistry scholarships available to majors and minors:

  • Chemistry Scholarship
    The Chemistry Scholarship is a one-semester that varies in amount and may be received more than once.
  • David Sorensen Scholarship
    The David Sorensen Scholarship is a $800 scholarship ($400 for fall and $400 for spring semester) for outstanding performance during the first two years of chemistry at SCSU and may be received only once.
  • John Laakso Scholarship
    The John Laakso Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship ($500 for fall semester and $500 for spring semester) for our top senior-level student and may be received only once.

Application are not being accepted at this time. The next deadline will be March 3, 2017.

To apply, click on the red Husky Scholarhsip button above.

Step 1: Click the “sign in” button and login. Complete the general application.

Step 2: Click on “opportunities” and select “ours”.

Step 3: Type “chemistry” in the search box to show the scholarships available. Be sure to apply to all scholarships for which you qualify.

Step 4: You will be required to upload your degree audit as a PDF (DARS available through eServices) as supplemental information for each scholarship.