Undergraduate Support

Scholarships provide much needed support for undergraduate students majoring in Chemistry, and are used to recruit talented new students.

Alex Kramer Scholarship: This fund was established by Andrew Kramer and Katherine Hunt in memory of their son, Alex. The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarships for undergraduate students enrolled in the Department of Chemistry within the College of Natural Sciences at Colorado State University.

Alice Nyitray Scholarship: This gift from Alice Nyitray will provide scholarships to benefit first generation students enrolled in the Chemistry Department within the College of Natural Sciences at Colorado State University.

Chemistry Undergraduate Scholarship: Established to encourage contributions from alumni and friends in support of chemistry undergraduate students.

Clifford C. Hach Memorial Scholarship: Established by Kathryn Hach-Darrow in memory of her husband, Clifford C. Hach, founder of the Hach Company. This scholarship provides financial support for exceptional undergraduates in the field of chemistry.

Cornell Stanhope Scholarship Fund: This scholarship, awarded to a first-year incoming chemistry major, is representative of Professor Stanhope’s lifelong dedication to chemistry.

Dr. Harry Puleston Memorial Scholarship: Dr. Rodney Otzenberger’s contributions to this scholarship fund are made in recognition of the pivotal role that Dr. Puleston played in his decision to select chemistry as a major and ultimately pursue a doctoral degree. It is also in memory of his parents, Kenneth M. and Florence L. Otzenberger.

Dr. Jennifer Dawn Alexander Scholarship: Created by Bruce and Carolyn Edlund as a remembrance of Jennifer’s research impact as well as her bright and affable personality. This scholarship will provide support to students majoring in chemistry who have made a significant impact upon or who hold exceptional promise in the field of chemistry.

George Splittgerber Scholarship in Chemistry: This scholarship was established by alumnus Dr. Glenn Boutilier (B.S. 1974) and his wife Donna to honor longtime CSU chemistry professor, Dr. George Splittgerber.

G. H. Whiteford Scholarship: A privately funded scholarship awarded to a junior or senior chemistry student who is planning on a teaching career.

The Mark P. Sweet Chemistry Scholarship: This scholarship was created in memory of alumnus Mark Sweet (Ph.D. 1989) by his family. This fund benefits students majoring in organic chemistry within the chemistry department in the College of Natural Sciences at Colorado State University.

Marshall Fixman Fellowship: Established in honor of Marshall Fixman, University Distinguished Professor and professor emeritus in the Department of Chemistry at Colorado State University. The purpose of the fund is to provide stipends to undergraduate students participating in the Theoretical Chemistry Summer Research Program.

Nancy E. Levinger Undergraduate Research FellowshipAlumnus Kyle Kung (B.S. 1996) established this fellowship in honor of his professor and mentor, Dr. Nancy E. Levinger.

Professor Leslie DiVerdi Scholarship: Established in honor of Dr. Leslie DiVerdi, a professor of Chemistry at Colorado State University from 1989 to 2009. The purpose of the fund is to provide scholarships to benefit undergraduate students majoring in Chemistry.

Reuben G. Gustavson Memorial Award: Established to honor Dr. Reuben G. Gustavson for his abilities as a teacher and his involvement and genuine concern for his students.

Rodney K. Skogerboe Scholarship in Chemistry Endowment: This scholarship was created by Dr. Glenn Boutilier and his wife, Donna, to honor Dr. Skogerboe’s career at Colorado State University and the important impact he had on the lives of his students. The purpose of the fund is to provide scholarships for graduate students pursuing a degree in chemistry with a concentration in analytical chemistry within the College of Natural Sciences at Colorado State University.