The program welcomes applications from students needing additional support to cover textbook costs, as they pursue a degree in one of the life sciences.
The scholarship will fund one undergraduate or graduate student the cost of their textbooks, providing $1,000 in direct costs. The scholarship is merit-based, and applicants can show their qualifications and need in the application process.
LabRoots supports undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in the life science fields. This program is open to students both in, and outside the US; there are no geographical limits for applicants. LabRoots wishes to encourage all students to stay in science and aims to help students work towards their research and educational goals.
The application period will open June 1 and close on July 31. At that time, LabRoots will review all applicants and the winner of the scholarship will be notified by email on or before August 15, 2017. Selection is based on academic achievement and on the written essay.