The BIOME program costs $250. Payment information is sent to students once their BIOME application has been accepted.

A limited number of need-based scholarships are available. To qualify, students must have completed a Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application and submit a 500-word essay about his/her career aspirations and why/how a degree in Biological Sciences aids with those aspirations. The application for the FAFSA may be found at The 500-word essay should be submitted along with your BIOME application.