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.

The Danny and Elaine Shive Scholarship for Excellence in the Pharmaceutical Sciences

The College of Pharmacy is proud to announce the Danny and Elaine Scholarship for Excellence in the Pharmaceutical Sciences. This $1,000 scholarship will be given to outstanding student(s) in the B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences program and have interest in pursuing a career in Pharmaceutical industry.

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 students’ performance in their coursework and their progress in undergraduate research.

Eligibility requirements: 

1)  Students must have successfully completed 3rd  Year BS PS program and are planning to graduate in Spring 2020.

2)  Ideally, the students will 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 (April 29, 2020). Students must be present to accept the award.

Application for the scholarship is due by February 15, 2020.  Applicants must:

– complete the information form below

– provide a 1-2 page summary of their experience in the pharmaceutical sciences program and their plan following graduation

– include a letter of recommendation from a faculty member in the Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences.

Questions and applications should be directed to:

Dr. Gurvinder Singh Rekhi
Director, BS in Pharmaceutical Sciences Program
gsrekhi@uga.edu

Danny Shive is a 1975 graduate of the College of Pharmacy with a BS in Pharmacy. He is now retired from a career in research and development in the pharmaceutical industry. He retired as the Vice President of pharmaceutical operations, at Mayne Pharma, in North Carolina. Danny established this scholarship to benefit a student that has an interest in the pharmaceutical industry. After a rewarding career of 40+ years he saw this as a way to give back to the University and an industry that provided him so many opportunities. Danny and his wife ‘Lanie’ reside in Greenville, North Carolina.

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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 Applicationto 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: http://grad.uga.edu/index.php/current-students/financial-information/graduate-school-based-financial-assistance/funding-from-graduate-school/ 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 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/shire-manufacturing-career-fair-tickets-46227180742 for more information.

Boehringer-Ingelheim is looking for employees including a Quality Assurance Validation Specialist I for their Athens facility.  Please go to https://careers.boehringer-ingelheim.com/entry-level-graduates/start-us to apply.

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