Leighty Science Scholars Program

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The Leighty Science Scholars Program is designated for Biology, Chemistry, Engineering Science and Physics students and includes graduate-level research opportunities and a summer stipend.

Students must first submit their application for admission to Millikin University and receive an acceptance packet before they can apply for scholarships. Admitted students can access the application through their VIP page.


    Leighty Science Scholarship Program Benefits

    • $10,000 scholarship ($2,500 annually)
    • Stipend for summer research between the sophomore and junior years (up to $6,000)
    • Graduate-level research opportunities working with experienced faculty
  • Scholarship for: First-Year Students 

    Amount: $10,000 ($2,500/year) + $6,000 summer research stipend

    Deadline: Rolling