The 2017-2018 academic year scholarship application filing period for current and incoming or transfer students is November 1, 2016 - January 1, 2017.  

We recommend your admissions application be complete by November 15. This will help to ensure you will be able to access the Purdue Scholarship Application prior to the February 1 deadline. Additionally, we encourage all students to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1 in order to maximize consideration for all federal, state and institutional funds they may be eligible to receive. 

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is open at  You May use 2015 Tax information to complete by December 31, 2016.​

  • Number of Awards: 15-20 scholarships per year depending on the quality and quantity of applicants.
  • Eligibility: open to incoming freshmen, transfer and continuing graduate and undergraduate students admitted in Insect Biology.
  • Selection Criteria: various combinations of scholastics (Minimum GPA overall 2.5), character, and financial need.
  • Amount: between $1,000-$2,500.


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  • A-Mark Pest Management Co./Eli Lilly Company
  • Department of Entomology
  • POW Pest Control, Inc.
  • Friends and Family of William L. Brehm
  • J. T. Eaton and Company Inc.
  • Maurice Oser Family
  • Van Waters and Rogers Inc.
  • Friends of Austin M. Frishman
  • George E. Gould
  • Members and Friends of the Indiana Pest Management Association
  • C.C. Alexander
  • National Pest Management Association
  • B. & D. A. Weisburger Inc.
  • Pest Control Magazine
  • J. Edwin Sameth Memorial
  • Roland Rhodes
  • Gerald Leeb
  • Friends and Family of Robert O. and Norma Y Williams
  • BASF
  • Norm Ehmann/Univar
  • Robert Oakes/Weisburger Family
  • J.J. Davis

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on Entomology Scholarship Sponsors & Awardees

For more information about these and other scholarship and financial aid opportunities check the following websites or contact: 

Contact for Questions

Amanda Wilson 
Phone: 765-494-9061

Scholarships & Awards

Financial Aid


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