Russell J. Poel Scholarship

The Russell J. Poel Scholarship was established by the family, friends, faculty, and former students of Dr. Russell J. Poel as a lasting memorial to his long and dedicated service to North Central College. This scholarship is specifically for chemistry and biochemistry majors during their Junior and Senior years at North Central College.

First consideration will be given to students with demonstrated financial need and proven campus leadership and involvement. Applicants must be returning students, who have junior or senior status; must possess a cumulative 3.0 GPA; and must have declared Chemistry or Biochemistry as their major by submitting the appropriate forms to the Registrar.

An essay is required.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Current North Central College students may apply
  • Applicants must be a Chemistry or Biochemistry Major (declared in the Registrar’s Office)
  • Applicants must have – as of Fall 2020 Semesterjunior or senior academic standing
  • Applicants must possess a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher
  • An essay is required
  • First consideration will be given to students with financial need and proven campus leadership and involvement

The Russell J. Poel Scholarship is non-renewable.

Donor
Russell J. Poel Scholarship
Award
Varies
Deadline
01/31/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. As a Continuing Student (currently attending North Central College), what will be your academic standing or classification at the start of the Fall 2020 Semester?
  2. Do you currently have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater?
  3. This scholarship is for Chemistry Majors and Biochemistry Majors. Of these, what major(s) are you pursuing?
  4. If you are selected as a recipient of this scholarship, will you be FULL-TIME (12-18 credit hours per semester) for the 2020-21 academic year?
  5. In past years, have you ever been the recipient of the Russell J. Poel Scholarship?
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