Scholarships | LSU College of the Coast & Environment

Scholarships

 

Information on LSU scholarships can be found at http://www.lsu.edu/financialaid/types_of_scholarships/. The following is information on scholarships specifically available to students in the College of the Coast & Environment (CC&E). Undergraduate students may request applications for scholarships from Vince Wilson, vwilson@lsu.edu. Graduate students may request applications for these scholarships from Dr. John White, jrwhite@lsu.edu.

Out of State Students

The Academic Common Market is a tuition- saving program, provided by the Southern Regional Education Board, for students in 16 qualifying states who want to pursue degrees that are not offered by their in-state institutions.

Academic Common Market 

 

Undergraduate Scholarshipsrecent photo of recent scholarship award recipients

The CC&E Undergraduate Scholarship recognizes a full-time Coastal Environmental Science (CES) student with a 3.0 GPA or above

The Bert Turner Memorial Scholarship recognizes full-time CES students based on merit and financial need 

Candace Chun Memorial Scholarship recognizes full-time undergraduates and Environmental Sciences graduate students with a 3.25 GPA or higher. This scholarship is renewable and gives special consideration to women and minorities

The Andrew L. "Drew" Wilbert Memorial Scholarship recognizes a full-time CES sophomore, junior, or senior with a 3.25 GPA or above

The Coypu Endowed Scholarship in Coastal Environmental Science for Workforce Development  recognizes a full-time CES sophomore, junior, or senior with a 3.0 GPA and career intent to respond to societal and environmental needs of coastal regions

 

Graduate Scholarships

Richard A. & Joseph Lipsey,  Jr.  Graduate Student Scholarship Incentive Awards draws top-level graduate students with a  3.0 GPA or higher to CC&E 

Kuniko Fujisaki Honor Award recognizes outstanding service as an Environmental Sciences (ENVS) graduate research assistant in memory of Ms.Kuniko Fuisaki, a long time ENVS research associate

Dr. Joseph Martinez Memorial Award recognizes outstanding graduate student research in ENVS in memory of Dr. Joe Martinez, the first director of the Institute for Environmental Studies 

Dr. Theodore B. "Ted" Ford, III Memorial Scholarship recognizes full-time graduate students studying and researching marine fisheries with a 3.0 GPA or above.

Sustainable Environment Award recognizes outstanding research theses that further understanding of social and ecological resilience 

Candace Chun Memorial Scholarship recognizes full-time undergraduates and Environmental Sciences (ENVS) graduate students with a 3.25 GPA or higher. This scholarship is renewable and gives special consideration to women and minorities

Kayne's Fire Award recognizes ENVS teaching assistants who encourage undergraduates' excitement about science

CCA/Sealy Family Memorial Scholarship recognizes full-time graduate Oceanography and Coastal Sciences (DOCS) students conducting research on Louisiana estuarine or marine finfish. This maybe renewed for an additional year if the student continues to meet eligibility requirements

 

Previous scholarship recipients