If you need money for tuition, then consider applying for scholarships. IU South Bend offers many scholarships for students based on a wide variety of factors. A listing of these can be found here. The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers some of its own scholarships. The following two are of interest to chemistry and biochemistry majors.
(1) Lynn R. Williams Dean's Scholarship ($500)
(2) Gerkin Scholarship ($1,000)
There are even scholarships within the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. This year the department is pleased to announce the Brian A. Zeider Excellence in Biochemistry Scholarship ($1,000) which was spearheaded by 2003 alumnus Mark Royer. Details about this scholarship will be announced soon.