Who Can Apply:
- This scholarship is named after Brian Bushnell, developer of the bioinformatic tools suite BBtools, and aims to help future scientists build the bioinformatic skills required to evaluate large sets of biological data.
- Any undergraduate students attending Fort Hays State University or the University of Georgia and majoring in bioinformatics, computer science, biology, or agriculture and plant sciences may apply for this scholarship.
Submission: To apply, please submit two letters or recommendation, and tell us about your accomplishments within the field of bioinformatics and what your career goals are. Examples of personal development in this field can include but are not limited to, learning interfaces and software required bioinformatic analysis, development of new bioinformatic software, generating novel sequencing data, and/or improving currently available datasets.
Deadline: April 15, 2023