Scholarship Details

Industrial Biotechnology Scholarship

Application Deadline:





The Penn State Center of Excellence in Industrial Biotechnology offers scholarship support for students interested in industrial biotechnology, ranging from biopharmaceutical manufacturing, to food biotechnology, to the production of bio-based chemicals. The scholarships are named in recognition of the generous gift from CSL Behring.


Penn State undergraduate students from all campuses in any field of study may apply for the Industrial Biotechnology Scholarships. Recipients must be enrolled full time at Penn State during the semester in which the scholarship is awarded. Criteria for awarding the scholarships include:

--Past academic achievement and promise of future academic success-- Interest and involvement in the field of industrial biotechnology

Terms of Award:

Level of scholarships available:
--CSL Behring Scholarship
--IMPACT Seed Grant Program
--Summer Research Scholarship

Please Submit:

All applications must be submitted electronically to Andrew Zydney,

Each application should contain the following information in a single PDF file:
--Cover letter describing both past/current involvement and future interests in industrial biotechnology
--One-page resume
--Copy of current transcript (version from LionPath is fine)

It is their intent to make scholarship decisions by Dec. 15, 2019.

Online Application: