Awards

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Biology Department Student Prizes

The William K. Purves Biology Prize is awarded to a junior biology major who combines scholarship with some kind of breadth (intellectual, cultural, athletic or service).

The W.A. Brandenburger Biology Prize is awarded annually to a senior biology major for outstanding performance and promise in the field of biology.

The Best Senior Thesis prize is awarded annually to a senior with an outstanding research project during their capstone.

The Biology Writing Fellows are appointed annually to students who have demonstrated great prowess in the field of scientific writing.

See also the list of Awards Past Winners.