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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 computer science
    animal behavior environmental science
    applied physics forensic science
    biology marine biology
    biochemistry mathematics
    chemistry oceanography
    computational science psychology

  • 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 13, 2014.
  • 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, March 1, 2014.
Please submit the following:
  • Application form
  • Essay
  • Two recommendation forms

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

Office of Admission
Carroll University
100 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186

Scholarship application (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.

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 4/20/2014

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 attatch 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.
Teacher Recommendation form
Print two recommendation forms for submission.
Include an Attatchment:
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