GlaxoSmithKline Women in Science Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 1993 from a grant from the Glaxo Foundation. Its purpose is to recognize outstanding scholarship, to provide an incentive for women science students to enter the science profession, and to provide students with a woman scientist mentor at Glaxo, Inc. Two scholarships are awarded every other year to rising Junior Biology and Chemistry majors.


Contact the Department of Biology or Chemistry.

Eligibility Requirements:

Undergraduate female sophomore

Minimum 3.0 GPA

Must attend scheduled group meetings

Must complete evaluation form

Must complete interest profile and submit with resume

Must maintain regular contact with mentor and host mentor at their campus

Application Guidelines:

Applications accepted every two years. Contact the Department of Biology or Chemistry.


Tonya Bates, Department of Biology

Dr. Michael Murphy, Department of Chemistry