Scholarships for College of Science Majors

Majors in the departments of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Geology and Geophysics, Physics and Astronomy or Mathematics.

SOARS Scholars Receive

  • Up to $7,800 scholarship/year with annual renewals possible
  • 1:1 mentoring by LSU science/math faculty and advisors
  • Career coaching
  • Personal and professional development
  • Preparation for research opportunities


  • Demonstrated financial need
    • Pell or Pelican Promise eligible
  • Enrolled full time
  • Majoring in a degree program within the College of Science
    • Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics
  • GPA of at least 3.0

To Apply

We are not accepting applications at this time.


For further information, please contact Dr. Zakiya Wilson-Kennedy or Valerie Stampley at





Funded by the National Science Foundation Award #1930474