Robin Pittard Woman in Science Scholarship


April 14



On January 19, 1991, 38 year old, Robin Pittard died. She was a talented and hardworking Science teacher and mother of three young children. She was a sterling example of what a teacher should be. This scholarship is created to memorialize her efforts and motivate young women to seek careers in the sciences.


  • must pursue science career in Science Teacher, Research Scientist, Environmental Science, Medicine, Medical Technology, Agricultural Technology or other related science
  • must be female
  • accepted to a 2 or 4 year accredited institute

Basis of Selection:

  • Recommendations (2 – one from a science teacher)
  • Transcript
  • Extracurricular activities/sports
  • Essay – Comment on an issue confronting your career of choice and what you may do to help solve it.


West Genesee Generic Scholarship Application