Lowell W. Spring Biology Scholarship

About this Scholarship:
Dr. Lowell Spring established this scholarship in 2003, the year of his retirement from 35 years as a professor at Western (beginning during its OCE days). He retired as a Professor Emeritus.

Scholarship Criteria:
- WOU student
- Enrolled at full time
- Sophomore standing or higher
- Biology major
- Goal of obtaining a bachelor’s degree
Student may not be engaged in post-graduate study

- Demonstrated financial need
- GPA of 3.0 or higher and shows promise in successfully completing a Biology degree.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Short Essay: What are your career goals in the field of biology?
  2. Have you passed BI211?
  3. Short Essay: What types of biology-related activities outside the classroom (e.g., independent research, WOU club participation, etc.) have you been involved with while attending WOU?
  4. Short Essay: Why did you select WOU for pursuing your college education?