In Augusta University's Department of Chemistry, students are our top priority.

With experienced faculty, top-notch facilities, and smaller class sizes, our Chemistry program is student-focused. Our current and future students may benefit from a variety of scholarship opportunities, while our alumni are living out their education in the world around us.

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Nuclear Science Scholarships

Scholarships of $1,800 per semester are available to assist students in completing the Bachelor of Science in Chemistry Nuclear Science Track. Some selected students may qualify for automatic continued support in subsequent semesters (assuming eligibility requirements are maintained). Other students may be accepted on an individual semester basis requiring a resubmission of application for subsequent semesters. Part-time students may qualify for partial scholarships.


POPUPS Scholarship

Scholarships of up to $8,000 per year are available from a National Science Foundation S-STEM award to assist academically talented students completing degrees in Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology, Mathematics or Physics.


Dinwiddie Chemistry Scholarship

To be eligible, applicants must be seeking graduation from Augusta University as a professional Chemistry major, must have attained at least sophomore standing, and must have attended Augusta University for one full year. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of scholastic ability and an exhibited interest in the liberal and fine arts at Augusta University. It is made possible through a donation from Dr. J. Gray Dinwiddie, Jr. and Mrs. Rockie Dinwiddie.


Departmental Scholarships

These are awarded to junior and senior chemistry or physics majors using the individual scholarship criteria.

  • Operations Management International Physics Scholarship
  • Richard T. Mixon Chemistry Scholarship
  • Dr. Gray and Ms. Rozelle Dinwiddie Chemistry Scholarship
  • Chemistry and Physics Student Research Scholarships


The department offers many students the opportunity to work as paid assistants in our introductory lab courses. These students work alongside our faculty helping students and preparing labs. In addition, many of our students work as tutors in the HSC SciMath Tutoring Center.

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Providing a community for students interested in the chemistry to gather and exchange ideas and to learn more about our field of interest.

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Student Opportunities

Clubs and associations have proven to enrich the lives of our students and the overall experience at Augusta University

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Research Opportunities

Research opportunities are available for both undergraduate and graduate students at the College of Science and Mathematics. 

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Distinguished Alumni

A showcase of notable graduates of the science and math disciplines


An Education Like No Other

The College of Science and Mathematics provides students with strong foundations in the sciences as well as preparation for careers, citizenship, and a life-long love of learning. We are committed to providing experiences promoting scientific inquiry and discovery and dedicated to creating opportunities for intellectual growth and community involvement.