Barry L. Batzing Scholarship

The Barry L. Batzing Scholarship was established by J. J. Walsh ‘78 to honor Dr. Barry L. Batzing’s long and outstanding service to SUNY Cortland. This scholarship will be awarded annually to a continuing student who is currently enrolled in or has completed Bio 303 or Bio 304 course at SUNY Cortland, is enrolled in a major under the Health Department or Department of Biological Sciences, and has a minimum GPA of 3.0. The recipient will have a strong sense of personal responsibility and a sincere interest in science. In honoring the work of Dr. Batzing, recipients also must demonstrate enthusiasm for their studies and have a good sense of humor. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on availability.

Selection Criteria

  • awarded to a matriculated continuing sophomore, junior or senior level student in good academic standing at SUNY Cortland
  • has a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average
  • is currently enrolled in or have completed Bio 303 or Bio 304 course at SUNY Cortland
  • is enrolled in a major under the Health or Biological Sciences Departments
  • enrolled full-time (at least 12 credit hours each fall and spring semester)
  • student must have at least one full academic year remaining at the start of the fall semester of award year

Renewal Information

  • This scholarship is non-renewable.

Scholarship funding is determined by the Cortland College Foundation. Scholarship amounts and availability are subject to change.

J.J. Walsh '78 in Honor of Professor Barry Batzing
Funding Amount Varies
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you completed or are you currently enrolled in Microbiology & Human Disease (BIO 303) or Microbiology (BIO 304)?