The following awards are offered to graduate chemistry and biochemistry students.
Gertrude Elion Scholarship: For women scientists who wish to pursue a graduate degree at Hunter College. Prefer scholars who have completed all or a significant part of their undergraduate degree at Hunter, or an outstanding applicant who has completed their undergraduate training either at Hunter or elsewhere. Both scholars will study with faculty in the Hunter College Chemistry department in either the Chemistry or Biochemistry Ph.D. program.
Helen S. Schectman Award: Given to a first year graduate student based on merit.
Rose K. Rose Award: Given to a female graduate student in Chemistry who demonstrates excellence as a teaching assistant.
Excellence in Teaching: Department award for excellence in teaching.