C. William Hall Scholarship

C. William Hall Scholarship

This award honors the memory of the Society's first president, Dr. C. William Hall. Follow these links for a brief history of the Society's founding, and a biography of Dr. Hall.

The recipient of the C. William Hall Scholarship will receive complimentary membership to the Society and will have all of their expenses paid for participation in the 2023 Annual Meeting & Exposition in San Diego, California (April 19-22, 2023). This includes airfare, hotel, transfers, registration, and meals. (Some limitations apply.)

The scholarship will be awarded to a junior or senior undergraduate pursuing a bachelor's degree in bioengineering or a related discipline focusing on biomaterials. During the year (Jan-Dec) of the scholarship award, it is required that the student participate in undergraduate research in biomaterials. The C. William Hall Scholarship applicants will need to submit brief essays on their planned research and career objectives, as well as obtain a letter from their advisor / mentor confirming their status and role in the research.

A completed application with all requisite materials must be submitted by December 2, 2022 to be considered for the 2023 scholarship. The Education and Professional Development Committee will review the applications and announce the recipient by mid-February 2023.

Click here for the 2023 C. William Hall Scholarship application form. Applications will be accepted beginning in August.

Past Awardees

Please submit the application form to Shena Seppanen at sseppanen@biomaterials.org no later than December 2, 2022.

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