The Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences is pleased to offer several scholarship opportunities for students in the B.S. Program.

Richard A Bryan Scholarship

This $1,000 scholarship will be given to an outstanding student in the B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences program.

The selection process will be made by a committee composed of faculty from the Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences using a combination of the student’s performance their coursework and their progress in undergraduate research.

Eligibility requirements:

  1. Student must have successfully completed PMCY 3000.
  2. The student must have completed or be currently participating in undergraduate research.
  3. This award will be presented at the PBS Research Day Awards Ceremony held on Reading Day every Spring semester. Student must be present to accept the award.

Application for the scholarship is due by February 15 of each year.  Applicants must provide a 1-2 page summary of their experience in the pharmaceutical sciences program and their plan following graduation, and include a letter of recommendation from a faculty member in the Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences.

CURO Research Assistantship

The CURO Research Assistantship (CRA) supports experiential learning opportunities that only a major research university can provide. As part of an initiative to enhance the UGA learning environment, the CURO Research Assistantship Program provides 500 stipends of $1,000 each to outstanding undergraduate students across campus to actively participate in faculty-mentored research.

Students must submit the CURO Research Assistantship Application to 203 Moore College by the posted deadlines:

Fall: Due by June 1 at 4 PM

Spring: Due by November 1 at 4 PM

Summer: Due by March 23 at 4 PM

(Applicants should download and save the fillable PDF application form linked above prior to starting the application.)

GREAT and GAIN Fellowships for BS/MS Students

Two fellowship programs, GREAT and GAIN, are offered through the Graduate School. Please go to: for more information on these programs, as well as information on other scholarship opportunities available for BS/MS students.

Employment Opportunities

Shire Manufacturing Career Fair Opportunities – please go to for more information.

Boehringer-Ingelheim is looking for employees including a Quality Assurance Validation Specialist I for their Athens facility.  Please go to to apply.