Maria Markovich and Gregory Shutske Chemistry Scholarship

  • Purpose of Fund

    The Markovich ’74-Shutske Chemistry Scholars Fund shall provide scholarship support to undergraduate students enrolled full-time at Indiana University of Pennsylvania who are majoring in chemistry and best meet the established criteria.

    Award Criteria

    1. Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student
    2. Must have a declared major in chemistry
    3. Must be a citizen of the United States
    4. Must be a resident of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
    5. First-year students must have maintained high academic standards during high school with a minimum grade point average of 3.0; upper class students must have maintained a 3.0 GPA at IUP
    6. Preference will be given to students who have financial need

    Application Materials

    The application is be due by 4:00 p.m. on February 28 in the Chemistry Department Main Office, 143 Weyandt Hall. Students should also, where necessary, arrange for letters of recommendation to be sent as soon as possible, so that they arrive in the Chemistry Department Office no later than March 13. For awards that require an interview, Dr. Elcesser will contact the students soon after spring break.

    Minimum Award for 2019–20: $250; multiple awards possible

    Markovich-Shutske Scholarship Application

    Prior Award Recipients

    2017–18: Alexis Roman
    2016–17: Kevin Clark, Breanna Damiani, Rebekah Mikeasky