Special Opportunities


Undergraduate Ribble Scholarship

The Biology Department recognizes exceptional research activity with $1,500/year Ribble Research Scholarships awarded to Biology majors on the basis of academic and research potential. Ribble Scholars must spend at least one year in a Biology department faculty member’s laboratory engaged in independent research. (Application)

Internship Opportunities

The UK Biology Department offers two internship opportunities, one as an Undergraduate Instructional Assistant (UIA) in our Biology Learning Center and the other as a Peer Instructor for Dr. Jennifer Osterhage in BIO 148- Introductory Biology. For more information on these opportunities, please visit our internships page here.

Biology Scholars

High-achieving students can earn honors in biology by completing six hours of independent research (BIO 395), taking two scholars-approved biology courses, maintaining a 3.5 or higher GPA, and publically presenting their research. Students who have met these requirements can apply for honors in biology here.

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