Science Honors Scholars Program Selection

Program Selection:

Prospective Science Honors Scholars are selected yearly based on information submitted on the unified scholarship application form for undergraduate admission to LSU.  This information includes activities and awards, GPA, high school grades and standardized test scores.


Program Requirements:

To maintain eligibility for the Science Honors Scholarship, scholars must:

  • Enroll in one of the College of Science degree programs and maintain progress toward completion of that degree
  • Maintain a cumulative and LSU GPA of 3.50 or higher
  • Maintain full-time enrollment each semester
  • Maintain good standing in the Honors College
  • Complete Upper Division Honors or College Honors in a College of Science major and write an undergraduate thesis
  • Maintain active involvement in research in the laboratory of a science faculty mentor
  • Engage in service projects with fellow recipients of the Science Honors Scholarship
  • Complete a pre-freshmen year academic bootcamp for College of Science majors
  • Attend monthly seminars led by a Science Honors faculty sponsor