Awards | Psychology | SIU

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The Department of Psychology gives several awards to outstanding juniors and seniors. Most of these include a small monetary award or gift certificate.

Psychology Honor Student Award

Given to an outstanding graduating senior.

Savannah McCord and Dylann Wilkinson were the recipients in Spring 2016.

Gordon F. Pitz Research Award

Given to the best Psychology Honors project (PSYC 499)

Miranda Gibson was the recipient in Spring 2016.

James H. McHose Senior Award

Given to graduating seniors with outstanding academic records

Alicia Olechowski and Emily Koberstein were awarded the honor in 2013.

Robert C. Radtke Leadership Award

Given to juniors or senior with outstanding records of citizenship and service

Andrea Davidson, Alia Fleming, Brittany Gray, Derrian Lewis, Devon Ruhde, and Wanqi Yang were the recipients in Spring 2016.

The Psychology Department has no awards or scholarships for incoming students.  Contact the Financial Aid office for information on financial assistance and scholarships to help pay for your education.