Biology Undergraduate Research AwardEstablished in 1988 by the Department of Biology to encourage undergraduate students to engage in independent research projects and to provide them with experience writing research papers. Cook Incorporated of Bloomington, Indiana, now funds the award.
Biology, Microbiology, or Biotechnology majors enrolled in Biology L490 or its equivalent.
Up to $1500 for the best research paper written by a student, a copy of which will be presented to Cook Incorporated.
Special Application Materials:
Submit all materials listed on the application instructions plus a copy of a research paper written by the applicant.
A letter of support must be submitted separately by the faculty member who is the student’s research mentor. The letter of recommendation must describe the student’s contribution to the research paper (including the percentage of the research that the student contributed).