Please join us in congratulating all of our 2022 Department of Biological Sciences award recipients! We have so many amazing students!
Outstanding Graduating Senior
Awarded to graduating seniors who have obtained at least a 3.7 gpa in Biological Sciences courses and at least a 3.5 gpa overall
Dominique Mary Henriques Melo
Karan Luthria (bioinformatics)
Excellence in Biological Sciences
Awarded to graduating seniors for excellence in the classroom and in research
Thomas V. Marsho & Martin Schwartz Memorial Fund
In honor of Professor & Chair Martin Schwartz's numerous contributions to establishing the department and UMBC; and Professor Thomas V. Marsho's establishment of plant biology as a significant research area at UMBC.
Roger Michael David Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1996 by his sister, Gloria Davis, in honor and memory of Lecturer Roger M. Davis, who dedicated his career to introducing thousands of undergraduates to the world of biology lab. This award offers scholarships to fulltime undergraduate students who show academic promise and have an intention to major in biological sciences. Traditionally given to an outstanding undergrad TA.
John H., Sr. and Althea Griner Scholarship Fund
Intended for an outstanding FIRST year undergraduate student with a demonstrated commitment to the advancement of minorities in the sciences and who intends to pursue biological sciences as a major.
Sandoz Undergraduate Teaching Award
This award is given annually to an undergraduate teaching assistant (TA), usually a senior, who best demonstrates the hard work, positive spirit, and student-caring exemplified by Jim Sandoz, former Biology instructor.
Offers support to students majoring in biological sciences who also plan to teach in K-12 education.
Departmental Service Award
Posted: May 20, 2022, 12:12 PM