Harold F. Eppson Memorial

$750Award Amount
1Number of Awards
2/1/2023Submission Deadline

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Wyoming Community Foundation’s aim is to unite people who care about a cause to help build a better Wyoming. It offers the Harold F. Eppson Memorial scholarship program as one way the community has aided its members in accomplishing their goals.

The Harold F. Eppson Memorial Scholarship is meant to assist molecular biology students at the University of Wyoming who are junior or senior undergraduates. It is valued at $750 and offered to applicants who major in molecular biology at the University of Wyoming and are in their junior or senior year.

Applicants are required to have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and give short answers to the application questions. They need not demonstrate financial aid. Winners can reapply for subsequent years.

Key Information of Harold F. Eppson Memorial

Study Details

Area of Study

  • Molecular Biology
  • Science

Country of Study

United States

Specific Schools

University of Wyoming

Scholarship Details

Intended Level of Study


Award Amount


Number of Awards


Harold F. Eppson Memorial Timeline

October 2022

Application Opening Date

Applications open on October 1.

February 2023

Submission Deadline

The submission deadline is on February 1.

Scholarship Eligibility

To be eligible to apply, applicants must meet the following criteria.

  • Eligible Grade: College Sophomore – Undergraduate
  • Maximum Age: Any
  • Required GPA: 3
  • Geographic Eligibility: United States, Wyoming
  • Gender: Any
  • Race/Ethnicity: Any

Application Requirements

Here’s what you need to submits besides your application.

  • Short Answers
  • School Verification
  • Grade transcript

How to ace the Harold F. Eppson Memorial


Answer the essay questions correctly

You will be requested to answer some common questions on the application. Carefully read the questions and give an accurate answer, as this is a major determinant of selection in the application process.


Demonstrate your interest in molecular biology

Whether you are an undergraduate in your junior or senior year, make sure your career path is focused on molecular biology. Because this is the scholarship's goal, you must meet this basic eligibility condition.


Avoid late submissions

One of the most significant advantages of starting your application process early is that you avoid avoidable problems such as missing deadlines. You would also be able to avoid omitting crucial details due to inadequate application assessment because you are rushing to make the deadline. Consequently, be sure to submit your application early.


Submit a proof of enrollment

Candidates should submit proof of enrollment to the scholarship body as molecular biology students of the University of Wyoming.

How the Harold F. Eppson Memorial is Judged

Applications are assessed based on academic records and the quality of answers submitted.

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The scholarship is renewable

The successful candidate has the opportunity to reapply for subsequent scholarships afterward if they desire and seek further information about it.


The selecting board is impartial

There is no discrimination in the selection process based on factors like gender, religion, socioeconomic class, race, marital status, etc.


No age restriction

There is no age limit for any interested applicant.

5 Facts About the Harold F. Eppson Memorial


Electronic documents only

Students are to send all required documents via the scholarship web page, no physical letter mailed would be accepted.


No requirement to demonstrate financial need

The scholarship states no requirement to prove financial need.


Location of study is restricted

Applicants must be enrolled in the University of Wyoming in the United State to be eligible for the scholarship.


Grades are not considered for sophomore students

The students classified as a sophomore can apply with any school grade.


There is a minimum GPA for applying

You must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 before applying if you are not under the sophomore classification, and this must be proven with an official transcript from your college or university.

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