Rividium Inc. Biotechnology Scholarship
The Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation and the Student Financial Aid Office are pleased to announce the availability of the scholarship listed below for the 2017-2018 academic year. Recipient must apply, be program-placed and intend to complete the NOVA Biotechnology Program (A.A.S. or C.S.C), must be a resident of northern Virginia, must have successfully completed or be currently enrolled in Biotechnology program general education requirements and the following Biotechnology courses: BIO147, BIO250, BIO253, BIO165, must be able to graduate in Summer of 2018, must have a 3.0 GPA, must submit application including a 500-word one page essay addressing the following:
• What makes you the best candidate for this scholarship opportunity? List academic merits, leadership experience or skills, and community engagement and extracurricular activities.
• If given the opportunity, how would you use your experience to engage and empower other students to pursue similar opportunities?
• What are your academic and career goals and what is your plan to accomplish them?
and must list contact information of 2 Biotechnology faculty members and obtain their consent to be used as references.