Promega Diversification of Our Research Scientists (D.O.O.R.S) Scholarship
In the summer of 2020, Promega North America launched the Diversification of Our Research Scientists (D.O.O.R.S) Scholarship to recognize and empower underrepresented minority students who demonstrate a strong interest in pursuing a career in a biotechnology related field. The award offers $5,000 to support tuition and fees required for enrollment or attendance at an educational institution, as well as books, supplies, and equipment required for courses. D.O.O.R.S. awardees also have access to scientific, career-path and technical writing mentorships.
Ten students representing nine US colleges and universities are 2020 scholarship recipients. Learn more about D.O.O.R.S here.
As a global company, we acknowledge and honor the fundamental value and dignity of all individuals and pledge ourselves to creating and maintaining an environment that respects diverse traditions, heritages, experiences and perspectives. Being relevant requires continued focus on building diversity and inclusion. Increasing minority and gender diversity is a goal for hiring and promotion. Women represent approximately 47% of employees worldwide and occupy 39% of management positions. With offices in 16 culturally diverse locations, we benefit from the unique cultures and experiences of all employees.