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Davies Otto Fellow Application

In recognition of the strong programs in the sciences at Carroll University and the continuing need for outstanding graduates in these areas, a scholarship program has been established. The Davies Otto Fellowship was established by Dr. Bruce '58 and Evelyn Otto '58 and Carroll University. Each recipient will be awarded a scholarship in the amount of $2,500 per year.

Conditions of Eligibility

  • The applicant must be a high school senior who has been accepted to Carroll University for the fall of 2014.
  • The applicant must intend to major in one of the following disciplines:
      Actuarial Science
    Animal Behavior
    Applied Physics
    Computational Science
      Computer Science
    Environmental Science
    Forensic Science
    Marine Biology
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required to maintain the scholarship.

Conditions of Competition

  • All application materials must be received on or before January 9, 2015.
  • The applicant must possess an outstanding academic record from high school and show strong potential for the same high achievement at the college level.
  • The finalists and recipients will be selected by a committee composed of faculty members after careful review of the credentials of all candidates.
  • An on-campus interview will be required for each finalist to be scheduled for Saturday, February 28, 2015.

Please Submit the Following:

  • Application Form
  • Essay
  • Two Recommendation Forms

Davies Otto Fellowship Scholarship Application (pdf)
Davies Otto Fellowship Scholarship Recommendation Form (pdf)

Questions concerning the scholarship programs can be discussed with the faculty members within the programs of interest or an admission counselor at 1-800-CARROLL.

Though electronic submission is preferred, materials may also be mailed to:

Office of Admission
Carroll University
100 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
  Chemistry and Biochemistry Program
Committee Chair
Dr. Gregory Marks
  Biology Program
Dr. Susan Hanson
  Office of Admission
Mr. James Wiseman
  Environmental Science
Dr. Jason Freund

Date 12/21/2014

Davies Otto Scholarship Application
*First Name:
Middle Initial:
*Last Name:
Name of High School:
Year of High School Graduation:
Names of teachers providing recommendations, at least one of whom must be a teacher in a discipline closely related to the one in which you intend to major:
Name: Subject Area:
Name: Subject Area:
Intended College Major(s):
[Note: if you are interested in pre-physical therapy or pre-medicine, indicate in which college major you will pursue that area of emphasis (e.g., biology, chemistry, psychology, etc.)]
List all high school science, mathematics and computer science courses taken and the grades received. Indicate "in progress" for all courses you are currently taking:
Year: Course: Grade:   Year: Course: Grade:


Please attach a 500-word essay describing an educational experience or person that has had a significant impact on your career goals.

Also, list all academic honors and awards received. Also include participation in honors programs and academic competitions (e.g., Academic Decathlon, Science Olympiad, etc.), and relevant science organizations and activities.

Include an Attachment:
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