Department of Chemistry

Departmental Research Awards

Each January, the Graduate Award Committee solicits nominations for the departmental research awards and scholarships. To be considered, email your nomination packet PDF to the Graduate Office by March 1. Students applying for these awards must be enrolled in the Department of Chemistry Graduate Program.

  • Derek and Christine Barton Graduate Endowment for Organic Chemistry
  • Marie and Jim Galloway Endowed Graduate Scholarship
  • Thomas J. Hairston Memorial Graduate Scholarship
  • JEMS Scholarship for Collaborative Research
  • Jack H. Lunsford '57 Endowed Fellowship in Physical Chemistry
  • Dow Chemical Graduate Fellowships (one per division)
  • Richard W. Schmude, Jr. Endowed Graduate Scholarship
  • Bruno J. Zwolinski Award in Physical Chemistry


The successful candidates will be selected based upon academic performance and research accomplishments. Only students currently enrolled in the chemistry graduate program at Texas A&M may be nominated. Each nomination packet should include:

  1. A completed award nomination form
  2. A letter of nomination
  3. The candidate's resume including a list of publications and presentations
  4. A two page research summary