To be eligible for the Eli Lilly and Company Make Life Better Scholarship, students must submit an application and meet the following criteria:
- GPA of 3.0 or above
- Sophomores (Please note the sophomore classification can be based on credit hours earned or program completion.)
- Majoring in STEM
- Immediate family member may not be employed by Eli Lilly and Company.
To apply, students need to complete an application form, essay, provide an official transcript, and two letters of recommendation. The following link provides information regarding the application process and where to submit the application materials: https://www.purdue.edu/research/make-life-better/
Lilly will fund ten scholarships of up to $10,000 each to be awarded each year, starting in the spring of 2022. Scholarships are one-time awards for each student and are not renewable. Scholarships will be awarded for the spring semester and carry over to the following fall semester, provided the student continues to meet eligibility criteria. Interested students need to submit their application to Eric Woods (PEWoods@purdueforlife.org) by Monday, November 15th.
If any students have questions, they need to contact Eric Woods. He can be reached at PEWoods@purdueforlife.org