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Borchardt Family Pharmaceutical Sciences Award and Scholarships

The Borchardt Family Pharmaceutical Sciences Award

(For graduating students)

The Borchardt Family Pharmaceutical Sciences Award will be awarded to graduating Pharm.D. and/or Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences students in the School of Pharmacy at the University of Kansas who have been accepted into a graduate program in basic pharmaceutical sciences. This award is not for students continuing a Pharm.D. degree. First preference shall be given to students intend to pursue a career as a faculty member in a school of pharmacy.

Application is currently closed


The Borchardt Family Pharmaceutical Sciences Scholarship

(For current Pharm.D students)

The Borchardt Family Pharmaceutical Sciences Scholarship(s) will provide support for Pharm.D. students in the School of Pharmacy at the University of Kansas who have demonstrated an interest in research by:

1. Enrolling in a Pharm.D. research elective in Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmacology & Toxicology, or Pharmaceutical Chemistry

-Or-

2. Enrolling in an advanced pharmacy practice experience basic science clerkship

Application is currently closed


Application Information

The Borchardt Family Pharmaceutical Sciences Scholarship Committee will review all applications. The Committee is appointed by the Dean and is comprised of one faculty member from each of the three basic science departments. The Committee will review your academic records and your personal statement, and conduct a brief interview with you following the application deadline.

  • The Borchardt Family Pharmaceutical Sciences Award - Maximum award amount: $2,000 awards for Pharm.D. graduates or BSPS graduates pursuing graduate studies.
  • The Borchardt Family Pharmaceutical Sciences Scholarship - Maximum award amounts: $750 scholarship for P2 or P3 students enrolled in elective course (didactic). $1,500 scholarship for P4 students enrolling in research APPE elective rotation.

Coronavirus Update

You Can Still Reach Us

Academic Support Services

Academic support services typically accessed via the Dean’s office are still available by appointment via phone/Skype/Zoom. Please contact KU School of Pharmacy Student Services at rxstudentservices@ku.edu.

Prospective Students
(future freshmen or transfers)

KU is offering limited on-campus visits. Learn more at Visiting KU. The School of Pharmacy offers phone appointments for pre-pharmacy guidance. Please contact Admissions Representative Chris Claussen at rxadmissions@ku.edu.

Pre-Pharmacy Students

Pre-pharmacy students seeking guidance may still schedule phone appointments. Please contact Admissions Representative Chris Claussen at rxadmissions@ku.edu.

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2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to Kansans in need during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU