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C.W. Eaker Scholarship for Chemistry/Biochemistry

C.W. Eaker Scholarship for Chemistry/Biochemistry

The C.W. Eaker Scholarship for Chemistry/Biochemistry honors a longtime and much beloved chemistry professor, Dr. C.W. Eaker, who served the University of Dallas with distinction for over 40 years, first as a faculty member, then dean of Constantin College and then provost of the university. The Alex and Martha Galbraith family wishes to express their thanks to Dr. Eaker for his untiring guidance and support as dean during their daughter Alison's undergraduate experience at UD, and to thank him for his assistance in the establishment of the Galbraith Lecture Series, which furthers the Catholic intellectual tradition carried out to a superior degree at the university. 


  1. Applicants must be full-time University of Dallas undergraduates with senior or junior standing.
  2. Applicants must be pursuing either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in chemistry or biochemistry.
  3. Applicants must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher.


Submission of the application below which includes an essay (approximately 300 words) on the following topic:

"What I love about my (Chemistry/Biochemistry) major, and what I plan to do with my education upon graduation."


Deadline for submission is April 16, 2023 by midnight CDT.


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