Student Opportunities

Student Jobs

  • Grader for lower level chemistry classes
  • Lab assistant for lower level chemistry classes
  • Stockroom assistant

If you are interested in working for the Chemistry Department, please contact Dr. Phillip Crawford at the beginning of each semester

Research Opportunities for Students

Many of the chemistry faculty are willing to supervise undergraduate chemical research in their area of specialty. See the faculty page for contact information and research areas.

Undergraduate Scholarships

To apply for these scholarships see the Endowed and Sponsored Scholarships page on the Student Financial Services web site.

  • S. David Nunley Scholarship - Pre-pharmacy students on basis of need and 3.00 G.P.A.– first priority and/or Chemistry majors on basis of need and 3.00 G.P.A.
  • Chemistry Alumni Scholarship - Primarily based on academic achievement – department selects recipient.
  • Ernest Yeakey Chemsitry Scholarship - 2.75 G.P.A. minimum, US Citizen, - department selects one recipient.
  • M&A Evens chemistry scholarship - Junior/Senior chemistry major, American citizen, Missouri Resident. Department selects recipient
  • Duke and Bonnie Wright Endowed Scholarship


Rhodes Hall 201
Department of Chemistry
One University Plaza, MS 6400
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701